James Innes-Ker, 6th Duke of Roxburghe

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James Henry Robert Innes-Ker, 6th Duke of Roxburghe, KT (12 July 1816 – 23 April 1879) was a Scottish peer.

Innes-Ker was the only surviving child of the 5th Duke of Roxburghe and was educated at Eton and Christ Church, Oxford. He inherited his father's titles in 1823 and on 29 December 1836, he married Susanna Stephania Dalbiac, the only child of Sir Charles Dalbiac.[1] They had four children:

Susanna the Dowager Duchess was one of Queen Victoria's staff until the former died in 1895.[2]


  1. ^ Lodge 1846, p. 460.
  2. ^ King 2007, p. 79.

Works cited

  • King, Greg (2007). Twilight of Splendor: The Court of Queen Victoria During Her Diamond Jubilee Year. John Wiley & Sons. ISBN 978-0-470-04439-1.
  • Lodge, Edmund (1846). The Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire as at Present Existing (15th ed.). Saunders and Otley.

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Honorary titles
Preceded by
David Robertson
Lord Lieutenant of Berwickshire
Succeeded by
Lord Dunglass
Peerage of Scotland
Preceded by
James Innes-Ker
Duke of Roxburghe
Succeeded by
James Innes-Ker
Peerage of the United Kingdom
New creation Earl Innes
Succeeded by
James Innes-Ker