Bolton baronets

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The Bolton Baronetcy, of West Plean in the County of Stirling, was a title in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom.[1] It was created on 25 January 1927 for Edwin Bolton, Chairman of the Territorial Army Association. The second Baronet was Lord-Lieutenant of Stirlingshire. The title became extinct on his death in 1982.

Bolton baronets, of West Plean (1927)[edit]

The grave of the Bolton baronets, Glasgow Necropolis
  • Sir Edwin Bolton, MBE,[2] 1st Baronet (1858–1931)
  • Sir Ian Frederick Cheney Bolton, KBE,[3][4] 2nd Baronet (1889–1982)

The simple grave of the baronets stands on the middle north-west slopes of the Glasgow Necropolis.


  1. ^ "No. 33249". The London Gazette. 18 February 1927. p. 1111. 
  2. ^ "No. 30730". The London Gazette (Supplement). 4 June 1918. p. 6720. 
  3. ^ "No. 37412". The London Gazette (Supplement). 9 January 1946. p. 276. 
  4. ^ "No. 41089". The London Gazette (Supplement). 13 June 1957. p. 3377.