Abercorn (Lordship)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.

Letters patent issued on Sat 5th Apr 1603

To James 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: SR to hm and assigns whatsoever

Holders

Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Hamilton James Sat 5th Apr 1603 Fri 23rd Mar 1618
2nd Hamilton James Fri 23rd Mar 1618 -
6th Hamilton James - Sun 28th Nov 1734
7th Hamilton James Sun 28th Nov 1734 Sat 11th Jan 1744
8th Hamilton James Sat 11th Jan 1744 Fri 9th Oct 1789
9th Hamilton John James Fri 9th Oct 1789 Tue 27th Jan 1818
10th Hamilton James Tue 27th Jan 1818 Sat 31st Oct 1885
11th Hamilton James Sat 31st Oct 1885 Fri 3rd Jan 1913
12th Hamilton James Albert Edward Fri 3rd Jan 1913 Sat 12th Sep 1953
13th Hamilton James Edward Sat 12th Sep 1953 Mon 4th Jun 1979
14th Hamilton James Mon 4th Jun 1979 -