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  Earl of Rosslyn - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The title of Earl of Rosslyn was created in 1801 in the Peerage of the United Kingdom for Alexander Wedderburn, 1st Baron Loughborough, the former Lord Chancellor.
The Earl bears the subsidiary title of Baron Loughborough (1795), in the Peerage of Great Britain, and is a baronet of Nova Scotia (1666).
James St Clair-Erskine, 3rd Earl of Rosslyn (1802-1866)
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ROSSLYN, ALEXANDER WEDDERBURN, 1ST EARL OP (1733-1805), Lord Chancellor of Great Britain, was the eldest son of Peter Wedderburn (a lord of session as Lord Chesterhall), and was born in East Lothian on the 13th of February 1733.
His fall in 1801 was softened by the grant of an earldom (he was created earl of Rosslyn 21st April 1801, with remainder to his nephew), and by a pension of L4000 per annum.
His remains were buried in St Paul's Cathedral on the 11th of January.
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 CSAC Sinclair Peers Baronets and Knights   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
By tradition, the oldest son of the Earl of Rosslyn uses the title of Lord Loughborough; this is why the present Earl of Rosslyn was known as Peter Loughborough.
The 2nd Earl of Rosslyn, who inherited the Rosslyn estate in 1789, was descended from both the the 1st/10th Lord Sinclair and the 1st Earl of Caithness.
The present Earl, a Liberal Democrat, was elected to the House of Lords as a representative hereditary peer in 1999.
www.clansinclaircanada.ca /docs/peers.htm   (1090 words)

  
 Saint Clair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saint Clair is the name of numerous places and people.
The name is thought to be a corruption of Norman French words Sint Clair, meaning "clear well" or "clear pool".
St Clair, New South Wales, a suburb of Sydney
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 St. Clair-Erskine again
James Alexander St. Clair Erskine James Alexander St. Clair Erskine 3rd Earl of Rosslyn d.
In 1801 21st Baron was recreated 1st Earl of Rosslyn in the county of Midlothian.
The Prince was the godfather of the Earl's son.
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 Apartments Rosslyn
Rosslyn Chapel, originally named the Collegiate Chapel of St. Matthew, is a 15th Century church in the village of Roslin, Midlothian, Scotland.
The chapel was designed by William Sinclair of the St. Clair family, a Scottish noble family descended from Norman knights and, according to legend, linked to the Knights Templar.
Rosslyn is a village within the Municipality of Oliver Paipoonge.
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 MyClan.com : Clan Sinclair : Clan History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
St Clare lay in Pont d’Eveque in Normandy, and was the birthplace of this great northern clan.
James III married Princess Margaret of Denmark in 1468 and her father, unable to pay her dowry in cash, pledged Orkney and Shetland in lieu.
The earldom, or princedom, of Orkney was bought from the St Clares in 1470, and later annexed to the Crown.
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 Lord President of the Council - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Granville Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Gower (December 22, 1767 - November 24, 1779)
Granville Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Gower (December 19, 1783 - December 1, 1784)
James St Clair Erskine, 2nd Earl of Rosslyn (December 15, 1834 - April 18, 1835)
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 Britain Travel - Die Geschichte des Clans Sinclair in Caithness
John Sinclair, 3rd Earl of Caithness dies in battle with 500 between Sinclairs of Caithness and Sinclairs of Orkney led by James Sinclair.
Foreman of the Jury at the trial that acquitted James, Earl of Bothwell for the murder of Lord Darnley and who then married Mary Queen of Scots.
Succeeded as heir by the Hon Anthony St Clair Erskine
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 Sutherland
6th Earl of Sutherland, son of 5th earl by his 2nd wife, married to Margaret, natural daughter of Alexander, Earl of Buchan "the wolf of Badenoch", a younger son of King Robert II.
Adam Gordon of Aboyne, 2nd son of the 2nd Earl of Huntly (died 1538).
The Duke was married to Lady Harriet Howard, daughter of the Earl of Carlisle Mistress of the Robes to Queen Victoria.
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 Master of the Buckhounds - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
31 December 1744 George Montague-Dunk, 2nd Earl of Halifax
10 September 1841: James Alexander St Clair-Erskine, 3rd Earl of Rosslyn
2 March 1874: Charles Philip Yorke, 5th Earl of Hardwicke, former Comptroller of the household of Queen Victoria (1866-1868)
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 erskine02
As reported on 'Erskine01', there is some uncertainty as to whether or not this John's formal acceptance as Earl of Mar was acceptance of his family's longstanding claim to that title or a new appointment.
In BP1934 (Mar and Kellie), he is shown as 1st Earl but in BP1934 (Mar) he is shown as 22nd Earl with this 'higher numbering' continuing to modern times.
Helen Skene (dau of Sir James Skene of Curriehill)
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 James Sayers ( - ) Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews
John James Audubon, Douglass" Squirrel, a study for pl. 48 ofViviparous Quadripeds of North America by John James Audubon and Rev. John Bachman (New York: John James Audubon, 1845-1848), circa 1843
Cecilia Beaux - Portrait of James V. Watson c.
James St Clair-Erskine, 2nd Earl of Rosslyn (1762-1837), General
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 ROSSLYN, EARLS OF - Online Information article about ROSSLYN, EARLS OF
Erskine (1762-1837), a son of Wedderburn's See also:
family of St Clair and took this name in 1789, and he died on the 18th of See also:
His son, James Alexander (1802—1866), became 3rd earl, and in 1890 the latter's See also:
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James Nowell FFARINGTON of Worden Hall, born 1813, died 1848 Jun 6 sp; married 1847 Oct 28, Sarah Esther TOUCHET (died 1863 Aug 16).
James WOLFE, born 1726 Dec 22, died 1759 Sep 13, Quebec, unm.
James HENDERSON, born 1955 Feb 3, died 1991 Jun; married 1978, as 1st husband, Susan Clare Evelyn QUILTER (born 1957 Jul 9).
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 thePeerage.com - nil and others
Clair-Erskine, 7th Earl of Rosslyn was born on 31 March 1958.
Clair-Erskine, 4th Earl of Rosslyn and Blanche Adeliza Fitzroy, on 20 March 1905.
Clair-Erskine, 4th Earl of Rosslyn and Blanche Adeliza Fitzroy, on 8 October 1908.
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 Download Info of - Henry Peter Brougham   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
In 1806, Charles James Fox being then in office, he was appointed secretary to a mission of James St Clair-Erskine, 2nd Earl of Rosslyn and John Jervis, 1st Earl St Vincent to the court of Lisbon, with a view to counteract the anticipated French invasion of Portugal.
He spoke in March in condemnation of the conduct of John Pitt, 2nd Earl of Chatham at Walcheren, and he went on speaking for the rest of his life.
In July Queen Caroline came from St Omer to England; ministers sent down to both Houses of Parliament the secret evidence which they had long been collecting against her; and a bill was brought into the House of Lords for the deposition of the Queen, and the dissolution of the King's marriage.
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 Sinclairs. The different spelling of Sinclair, st Clair etc.
This Caithness surname is of territorial origin from St. Clare in the arrondissement of Pont d'Eveque, Normandy.
We are informed that the book: the Genealogie of the Saintclaires of Rosslyn contains a a huge amount of information regarding the Sinclair family, it origins and activities.
Rosslyn and other estates from his cousin Col James ST CLAIR see SINCLAIR, L), 6th Bt, and 2nd Earl of Rosslyn, GCB (1820).
www.rosslyntemplars.org.uk /sinclairs.htm   (1136 words)

  
 The National Archives | National Register of Archives | Browse the combined corporate and business indexes
Erskine, James Alexander St-Clair- (1802-1866) 3rd Earl of Rosslyn (1)
Erskine, John (1558-1634) 2nd Earl of Mar (3)
Erskine, Robert Francis St-Clair- (1833-1890) 4th Earl of Rosslyn (1)
www.nationalarchives.gov.uk /nra/browser/person/page/person_ER.htm   (482 words)

  
 Acknowledgements
Many thanks to The late 9th Earl of the Island of Jersey's wife The Dowager Countess of Jersey for the valuable help she has given to the write up on the family of the Racehorse Owner Earl of Jersey, also providing an image of the 5th Earl of Jersey.
Many thanks to The 7th Earl of Rosebery's wife Countess (Deirdre) of Rosebery for the valuable help she has given to the write up on the family of the Racehorse Owner Earl of Rosebery, also providing an image of the 5th Earl of Rosebery.
Many thanks to The 7th Earl of Rosslyn (Sir Peter St Clair-Erskine) for the valuable help he has given to the write up on the family of the Racehorse Owner Earl of Rosslyn, also providing an image of the 4th Earl of Rosslyn.
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 Anastomosis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
In its heyday, it was legendary for the parties that coincided with it, frequently with open bars, lavish hors d'oeuvres, and requisite t-shirt s and other premium favors.
MacWEEK had an exclusive party known as Mac the Knife, named for its anonymous columnist that wrote the back page industry gossip and rumor section; after MacWEEKs demise, the party was thrown by Ilene Hoffman, until Mac Publishing, owners of the Mac the Knife trademark, forbade her from using the name.
Sir James served in Portugal, Denmark and Holland, and was promoted to general in 1814.
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 Lord President of the Council peee.org   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
On several occasions non-British Ministers have served briefly as acting Lords President of the Council, solely to preside over a meeting of the Privy Council held in a realm.
Examples of this practice are the meetings in New Zealand in 1990 and 1995, when the Sir Geoffrey Palmer and James Bolger respectively were acting Lord Presidents.
- James St Clair Erskine, 2nd Earl of Rosslyn (December 15, 1834 – April 18, 1835)
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 Ireland Information Guide , Irish, Counties, Facts, Statistics, Tourism, Culture, How
Constantine Henry Phipps, 2nd Earl of Mulgrave (1834)
James Brownlow William Gascoyne-Cecil, 2nd Marquess of Salisbury (1852)
James Howard Harris, 3rd Earl of Malmesbury (1866-1868)
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 Lord President Of The Council info here at en.20of100c.info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
On free moments non-British Ministers have served briefly as deputy Lords President of the Council, solely to preside completed a assemblage of the Privy Council held in a realm.
Examples of habitude are the meetings in New Zealand in 1990 1995, when the Sir Geoffrey Palmer James Bolger respectively were deputy Lord Presidents.
Lord Presidents, 1621-1631 Henry Montagu, 1st Earl of Manchester (September 1621–July 1628) James Ley, 1st Earl of Marlborough (July 1628–December 14, 1628) Edward Conway, 1st Viscount Conway (December 14, 1628–January 3, 1631) Lord President of the Council Lord Presidents since 1678
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 700000 people connected with European Royalty
Father: James Stewart 5th High Steward Of Scotland (1243-1309)
Earl James Erskine Of Buchan and Marjory Ramsay Lady
Father: James St. Clair Erskine Earl Of Rosslyn Mother:
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 bouverie1
William de Bouverie, 1st Earl of Radnor (b 26.02.1725, d 28.01.1776)
James de Bouverie (b 21.04.1801, dsp 03.1845, Lt. Colonel)
(04.11.1789/90) James St.Clair-Erskine, 2nd Earl of Rosslyn (b 06.02.1762, d 18.01.1837)
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 Worldroots.com
Died 18 January 1837 Dysart House, co Fife
Died 27 March 1814 London, Grosvenor Sq Sir John Erskine, of Alva
2nd Duke of Grafton, 3rd Earl of Arlington
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