Daer and Shortcleuch (Lordship)
A peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.
Letters patent issued on Sat 4th Aug 1646
To William Douglas-Hamilton 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: Regranted by letters patent of 6 Oct. 1688 with SR to younger sons etc
|Number||Surname||Forenames||Held from||Held to|
|1st||Douglas-Hamilton||William||Sat 4th Aug 1646||Wed 6th Oct 1688|
|10th||Douglas-Hamilton||George Nigel||Sat 16th Mar 1940||Thu 24th Nov 1994|
|11th||Douglas-Hamilton||James Alexander||Thu 24th Nov 1994||Thu 1st Dec 1994|