Belhaven and Stenton (Lordship)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.

Letters patent issued on Sun 15th Dec 1647

To John Hamilton 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: Regranted by letters patent of 10 Feb. 1675 with SR to John Hamilton (husband of granddaughter Margaret) and hm, failing whom to said John Hamilton's heirs whatsoever


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Hamilton John Sun 15th Dec 1647 Sat 17th Jun 1679
7th Hamilton William Sat 27th Mar 1784 Sat 29th Oct 1814
8th Hamilton Robert Montgomery Sat 29th Oct 1814 Tue 22nd Dec 1868
9th Hamilton James Tue 22nd Dec 1868 Wed 6th Sep 1893
10th Hamilton Alexander Charles Wed 6th Sep 1893 Sun 31st Oct 1920
11th Udny-Hamilton Robert Edward Archibald Sun 31st Oct 1920 Thu 26th Oct 1950
12th Hamilton Robert Alexander Benjamin Thu 26th Oct 1950 Mon 10th Jul 1961
13th Hamilton Robert Anthony Carmichael Mon 10th Jul 1961 Wed 2nd Dec 2020
14th Hamilton Frederick Carmichael Arthur Wed 2nd Dec 2020 -

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q6678968