Ker of Newbattle, Oxnam, Jedburgh, Dolphinstoun and Nisbet (Lordship)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.

Letters patent issued on Thu 23rd Jun 1701

To Robert Kerr as Hereditary peerage subsidiary to another created by the same letters patent.

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 entail


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Kerr Robert Thu 23rd Jun 1701 Thu 15th Feb 1703
2nd Kerr William Thu 15th Feb 1703 Sat 28th Feb 1722
3rd Kerr William Sat 28th Feb 1722 Tue 28th Jul 1767
4th Kerr William Henry Tue 28th Jul 1767 Wed 12th Apr 1775
5th Kerr William John Wed 12th Apr 1775 Wed 4th Jan 1815
6th Kerr William Wed 4th Jan 1815 Tue 27th Apr 1824
7th Kerr John William Robert Tue 27th Apr 1824 Sun 14th Nov 1841
8th Kerr William Schomberg Robert Sun 14th Nov 1841 Mon 4th Jul 1870
9th Kerr Schomberg Henry Mon 4th Jul 1870 Wed 17th Jan 1900
10th Kerr Robert Schomberg Wed 17th Jan 1900 Sun 16th Mar 1930
11th Kerr Philip Henry Sun 16th Mar 1930 Thu 12th Dec 1940
12th Kerr Peter Francis Walter Thu 12th Dec 1940 Mon 11th Oct 2004
13th Kerr Michael Andrew Foster Jude Mon 11th Oct 2004 -