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The Stirling peerage

The Stirling peerage

trial of Alexander Humphrys or Alexander, styling himself Earl of Stirling, before the High Court of Justiciary, for forgery, on 29th April, 1839, and four following days

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Published by W. Blackwood, T. Cadell in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alexander, Alexander, -- 1783-1859.,
  • Alexander family.,
  • Stirling peerage claim.,
  • Trials (Forgery) -- Scotland -- Edinburgh.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementstenographed by Simon MacGregor, and edited by William Turnbull ; with an introductory notice of the Earldom of Stirling, and proceedings of Mr. Humphrys relative to his pretended claim.
    ContributionsMacGregor, Simon., Turnbull, William B. 1811-1863., Scotland. High Court of Justiciary.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 microfiches (263 fr.)
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19931282M
    ISBN 100665325347

      The Scots peerage founded on Wood's ed. of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland; containing an historical and genealogical account of the nobility of that kingdom. by Sir James Balfour Paul. 2 Want to read; Published by D. Douglas in Edinburgh. Primary Title Current Seat Former Seats Duke of Hamilton: Lennoxlove House, East Lothian: Hamilton Palace, Brodick Castle, Dungavel House, Kinneil House, Cadzow Castle: Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry: Drumlanrig Castle, Dumfries and Galloway; Bowhill House, Selkirk and Boughton House, Northamptonshire: Dalkeith Palace, Midlothian and Montagu House, .

    Stirling, town ( pop. 38,), Stirling council area, central Scotland, on the Forth River. The center of a large farm district, it has livestock markets and light industries making agricultural machinery, carpets, and meat products (bacon curing). 20 mrt. - Bekijk het bord 'Heraldry of the Peerage in England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom.' van nvdvoorde, dat wordt gevolgd door personen op Pinterest. Bekijk meer ideeën over Wapen, Wapens en Monogrammen pins.

    The Peerage of Scotland (Scottish Gaelic: Moraireachd na h-Alba, Scots: Maikage o Scotland [) is the division of the British Peerage for those Peers created in the Kingdom of Scotland before With that year's Act of Union, the Kingdom of Scotland and the Kingdom of England were combined into the Kingdom of Great Britain, and a new Peerage. Both had served as general aides during the French and Indian War, both were prominent and successful. William Alexander spent several years in London pursuing his claim to the vacant Earldom of Stirling - a Scottish peerage which would have entitled him .


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Earl of Stirling was a title in the Peerage of was created on 14 June for William Alexander, 1st Viscount of Stirling. He had already been created a Baronet, of Menstrie in the County of Clackmannan, in the Baronetage of Nova Scotia on 12 Julythen Lord Alexander of Tullibody and Viscount of Stirling on 4 Septemberthen Earl of Dovan in Excerpt from The Stirling Peerage: Trial of Alexander Humphrys or Alexander, Styling Himself Earl of Stirling, Before the High Court of Justiciary, for Forgery, on 29th April,and Four Following Days The Earldom of Stirling, limited to heirs male, became dormant in and it is supposed that no male descendants of Sir William Alexander now Author: Simon Macgregor.

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[Alexander Alexander; Simon MacGregor; William B Turnbull; Scotland. High Court of Justiciary.; Great Britain. Colonial Office. The Peerage of Scotland (Scottish Gaelic: Moraireachd na h-Alba, Scots: Peerage o Scotland) is the section of the Peerage of the British Isles for those peers created by the King of Scots before Following that year's Treaty of Union, the Kingdom of Scots and the Kingdom of England were combined under the name of Great Britain, and a new Peerage of Great Britain was.

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About me; Gender: MALE: Industry: Technology: Occupation: consultant: Location: Evansville, IN, United States: Introduction: I hold several ancient Scottish titles, Earl of Stirling, Viscount of Canada, Viscount of Stirling, Lord Alexander of Tulibody (), Lord Alexander of Tulibody (), etc., Chief of Clan Alexander, I also hold several honorific old Canadian great offices Industry: Technology.

In the earldom was claimed by Alexander Humphreys-Alexander, who asserted that his mother was a daughter of the first earl.

The charter ofhowever, on which his title rested, was declared in to be a forgery. See W. Stirling peerage; Permanent URL: Description: Trial of Alexander Humphrys or Alexander, styling himself Earl of Stirling, before the High Court of Justiciary for forgery: Shelfmark: Yule Additional NLS resources: Library.

Get this from a library. An analytical statement of the case of Alexander, earl of Stirling and Dovan &c. containing an explanation of his official dignities and peculiar territorial rights and priveleges in the British colonies of Nova Scotia and Canada, &c.

and also shewing the descent of the Stirling peerage honours, supported by legal evidence, and the law and usage. With the death of the 5th Earl of Stirling the male issue of the 1st Earl of Stirling appears to have become extinct; as the remainder in the original grant of the Earldom of Stirling was to "heirs male bearing the name and arms of Alexander" the Earldom is regarded as being dormant rather than extinct, it being open to a male line descendant.

The Ancestry Of The Younger Family of Alloa and Leckie, Gargunnock, Stirling [Extracts from 'The Scottish Antiquary () and Croft's Peerage]. A family with connections to Culross. Burke’s Peerage was established in London in by John Burke and has become the definitive guide to the genealogy and heraldry of the Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Landed Gentry of the United Kingdom, the historical families of Ireland and the Commonwealth of Nations, the Imperial, Royal and Mediatised families of Europe and Latin America, the Presidential and.

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peerage synonyms, peerage pronunciation, peerage translation, English dictionary definition of peerage. n. 1. The rank, title, or jurisdiction of a peer or peeress; a duchy, marquisate, county, viscountcy, or barony.

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