James Stuart, 2nd Earl of Bute

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James Stuart, 2nd Earl of Bute (before 1696 – 28 January 1723) was the son of James Stuart, 1st Earl of Bute and Agnes Mackenzie.

Family[edit]

In February 1711, he married Lady Anne Campbell (daughter of Archibald Campbell, 1st Duke of Argyll and Elizabeth Tollemache) and had eight children:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bute, Earl of (S, 1703)" Cracroft's Peerage. Web.
  2. ^ Menzies, David Prentice, The “Red and White” Book of Menzies: The History of Clan Menzies and Its Chiefs (Glasgow: Banks, 1894), p. 401. Open Library. Internet Archive.
  3. ^ Alexander Hastie Millar, The Historical Castles and Mansions of Scotland: Perthshire and Forfar (London: Gardner, 1890), p. 59. GoogleBooks.
  4. ^ Menzies, p. 401.
  5. ^ ThePeerage.com identifies her death date as 28 November; Cracroft's Peerage says 26 November.
  6. ^ ThePeerage.com.
Peerage of Scotland
Preceded by
James Stuart
Earl of Bute
1710–1723
Succeeded by
John Stuart