of Rosslyn (Earldom)

of Rosslyn, in the County of Midlothian (Earldom)

A peerage of the United Kingdom.

Letters patent issued on Tue 21st Apr 1801

To Alexander Wedderburn as Promotion.

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 of his sister Janet Erskine deceased


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Wedderburn Alexander Tue 21st Apr 1801 Wed 2nd Jan 1805
2nd St Clair-Erskine James Wed 2nd Jan 1805 Wed 18th Jan 1837
3rd St Clair-Erskine James Alexander Wed 18th Jan 1837 Sat 16th Jun 1866
4th St Clair-Erskine Francis Robert Sat 16th Jun 1866 Sat 6th Sep 1890
5th St Clair-Erskine James Francis Harry Sat 6th Sep 1890 Thu 10th Aug 1939
6th St Clair-Erskine Anthony Hugh Francis Harry Thu 10th Aug 1939 Tue 22nd Nov 1977
7th St Clair-Erskine Peter Tue 22nd Nov 1977 -

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q5326365