of March (Earldom)

of March (Earldom)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.

Letters patent issued on Sat 20th Apr 1697

To William Douglas as Hereditary peerage.

Nature of Special Remainder

Peerages which may be inherited by a male indirect descendant of the first holder, for example: a brother or a male cousin.

Note: SR to heirs of tailzie to lands and lordship of Neidpath

Holders

Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Douglas William Sat 20th Apr 1697 Wed 2nd Sep 1705
3rd Douglas William Wed 7th Mar 1731 Sun 23rd Dec 1810
4th Charteris Wemyss Douglas Francis Sun 23rd Dec 1810 Tue 28th Jun 1853
5th Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas Francis Tue 28th Jun 1853 Mon 1st Jan 1883
6th Charteris Francis Richard Mon 1st Jan 1883 Tue 30th Jun 1914
7th Charteris Hugo Richard Tue 30th Jun 1914 Mon 12th Jul 1937
8th Charteris Francis David Mon 12th Jul 1937 Fri 12th Dec 2008
9th Charteris James Donald Fri 12th Dec 2008 -

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q1277363