Archibald Montgomerie, 18th Earl of Eglinton

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The Right Honourable
The Earl of Eglinton
Coronet of a British Earl.svg
Earl of Eglinton and Winton arms.svg
Arms of the Earls of Eglinton and Winton
Born Archibald George Montgomerie
(1939-08-27) 27 August 1939 (age 77)
Title 18th Earl of Eglinton
6th Earl of Winton
Tenure 1966-present
Other titles Lord Montgomerie (1945-1966)
Residence Balhomie, near Cargill, Perthshire, Scotland
Offices Chief of Clan Montgomery
Predecessor 17th Earl of Eglinton and 5th Earl of Winton
Heir Hugh Archibald William Montgomerie, Lord Montgomerie (eldest son)
Spouse(s) Marion née Dunn-Yarker (m. 1964)
Issue 4 sons
Parents Archibald Montgomerie, 17th Earl of Eglinton
Ursula Joan (née Watson), Countess of Eglinton
Occupation Business executive (retired)

Archibald George Montgomerie, 18th Earl of Eglinton and 6th Earl of Winton (born 27 August 1939), styled Lord Montgomerie until 1966, is the son of Archibald William Alexander Montgomerie, 17th Earl of Eglinton, and Ursula Joan Watson.

Lord Eglinton was educated at Eton.

He married Marion Carolina Dunn-Yarker, daughter of John Henry Dunn-Yarker and Elizabeth Adrienne Pinching, on 7 February 1964. They have four sons:

  • Hugh Archibald William Montgomerie, Lord Montgomerie (born 24 July 1966); married twice and has a son, who is his heir apparent
  • Hon. William John Montgomerie (born 4 October 1968); married with issue
  • Hon. James David Montgomerie (born 1972); married with issue
  • Hon. Robert Seton Montgomerie (born 1975)

The Countess is a Patroness of the Royal Caledonian Ball.[1]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Patronesses". Royal Caledonian Ball. 

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Peerage of Scotland
Preceded by
Archibald Montgomerie
Earl of Eglinton