Arbuthnot baronets

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Two baronets with the surname Arbuthnot have been created for members of the Arbuthnot family—both in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom, and still extant.

Arbuthnot baronets of Edinburgh (1823)[edit]

The Arbuthnot Baronetcy of Edinburgh was created in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom on 3 April 1823 for Sir William Arbuthnot, Provost of Edinburgh.[1]

Baronets Arbuthnot of Edinburgh[edit]

The heir apparent to the baronetcy is Robert Hugh Peter Arbuthnot (born 1986), eldest son of the 8th Baronet.[4]

Coat of arms[edit]

Coat of arms of Arbuthnot of Edinburgh
Arms Arbuthnot of Edinburgh (entire).svg
a peacock's head proper.
azure, a crescent between three mullets, two and one, argent; the whole within a bordure or, charged with three boars' heads couped gules.
dexter, a wyvern vert vomiting flames; sinister, a greyhound argent, collared and line reflexed over the back gules.
"Innocent and true"

Arbuthnot baronets of Kittybrewster (1964)[edit]

The Arbuthnot Baronetcy of Kittybrewster in the County of the City of Aberdeen was created in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom on 26 February 1964 for John Sinclair Wemyss Arbuthnot,[3] for services to church and state.[5]

Baronets Arbuthnot of Kittybrewster[edit]

Coat of arms[edit]

Coat of arms of Arbuthnot of Kittybrewster
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a peacock's head and neck proper, accompanied on either side by a spray of strawberry leaves vert, each flowered of a cinquefoil argent.
azure a crescent between three mullets argent, a bordure gules charged with two escallops in chief and a buck's head cabossed or in base, and in centre chief (overlapping bordure) an inescutcheon argent.
Deum laudans ("Praising God")[3]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "No. 17846". The London Gazette. 24 August 1822. p. 1386.
  2. ^ Morgan, Henry James, ed. (1903). Types of Canadian Women and of Women who are or have been Connected with Canada. Toronto: Williams Briggs. p. 344.
  3. ^ a b c d Mosley 2003, p. 125
  4. ^ Mosley, Charles, ed. (2003). Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knighthood (107 ed.). Burke's Peerage & Gentry. p. 120. ISBN 0-9711966-2-1.
  5. ^ "No. 43262". The London Gazette. 3 March 1964. p. 1985.

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