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Stirling peerage

Alexander Alexander

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

by Alexander Alexander

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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

    Erratum inserted before p. 1.

    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
    Pagination[6], 48, cxxii, 291, [1], 28 p. :
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20591744M

    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, London.   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.

    The peerage of Scotland: containing an historical and genealogical account of the nobility of that kingdom, collected from the public records, and ancient chartularies of this nation, Illustrated with copper-plates. By Robert Douglas, Esq;. Douglas, Robert, Sir, 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).

    Sir William Alexander, Earl of Stirling (? - 12 February ) was a Scottish poet and nobleman, who was an early promoter of Scottish colonisation of Port Royal, Nova Scotia, and Long Island, New York. Alesander was the son of Alexander of Menstrie. Created earl of Stirling by Charles I, , he was a courtier, and held many offices of state. He studied at Glasgow and Leyden, and wrote. Life of Lord Stirling by William Alexander Duer Republished from the original edition - (PDF Mb, pp) William Alexander spent several years in London pursuing his claim to the vacant Earldom of Stirling - a Scottish peerage which would have entitled him to attend the House of Lords. Had his claim been perfected, he would have been.


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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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Burke's Peerage Limited is a British genealogical publisher founded inwhen Irish genealogist John Burke began releasing books devoted to the ancestry and heraldry of the peerage, baronetage, knightage and landed gentry of the United first publication, a Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the United Kingdom, was updated sporadically until Founded: ; years ago in London, England.

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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-of-state Industry: Technology.

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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 of Scotland.

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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. 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.

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The word "baron" in Scotland relates to feudal barons, survival of a system which lasted longer in Scotland than in England. They are landed proprietors who do not possess any peerage title conferred by the Sovereign.The Rt.

Hon. The Earl of Stirling (Sir Timothy Brent Michael Alexander of Menstrie and of that Ilk, Bt.) Evansville, IndianaU.S.A. Yet more spelling mistakes, and he cannot even write Lord Ailsa's name correctly, the name of the man from whom he claims to have bought the castle and barony.