of Dalkeith (Earldom)

of Dalkeith (Earldom)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.

Letters patent issued on Fri 20th Apr 1663

To James Scott 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 16 Jan. 1666 to the Duke and Duchess of Buccleuch and Monmouth conjunctly with SR to the heirs male of the Duchess


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Scott James Fri 20th Apr 1663 Sat 16th Jun 1685

Peerage extinct on Sun 15th Jul 1685 with the 1st holder .