George Gordon, Lord Haddo

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George Gordon, Lord Haddo (28 January 1764 – 2 October 1791) was a Scottish Freemason and the eldest son of George Gordon, 3rd Earl of Aberdeen.[1]

On 18 June 1782, Haddo married Charlotte Baird, a sister of Sir David Baird, Bt. and they had seven children:[2]

Haddo was Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Scotland from 1784–86. He predeceased his father in 1791 and on the latter's death in 1801, the earldom passed to Haddo's eldest son, George.:[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Lundy 2011, i24705 Cites: Cokayne 2000, pp. 15,16
  2. ^ a b Lundy 2011, i24705 Cites: Paul 1904, p. 93

References[edit]

  • Lundy, Darryl (24 January 2011). "i24705: George Gordon, Lord Haddo". thePeerage.com. Retrieved September 2011.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help); External link in |publisher= (help) This source cites:
    • Cokayne, G.E.; et al. (2000). The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959). 1 (reprint in 6 volumes ed.). Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing. pp. 15, 16. 
    • Paul, Sir James Balfour (1904). The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland. 1. Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas. p. 93. 
Masonic offices
Preceded by
The Earl of Buchan
Grand Master of the
Grand Lodge of Scotland

1784–1786
Succeeded by
Lord Elcho