Dirletoun (Lordship)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.

Letters patent issued on Tue 12th Mar 1619

To Thomas Erskine as Hereditary peerage subsidiary to another created by the same letters patent.

Nature of Special Remainder

Peerages with rules of limited inheritance, for example: the 1st Baroness Abercromby, whose peerage was limited to male descendants of her late husband.

Note: SR to hm bearing the name and arms of Erskine

Holders

Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Erskine Thomas Tue 12th Mar 1619 Sun 12th Jun 1639
15th Erskine John Francis Hervey Fri 3rd Jun 1955 Wed 22nd Dec 1993
16th Erskine James Thorne Wed 22nd Dec 1993 -