Mark Dundas, 4th Marquess of Zetland

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Lawrence Mark Dundas, 4th Marquess of Zetland (born 28 December 1937), less formally known as Mark Zetland, is a British peer, known before 1989 as Earl of Ronaldshay.

He was educated at Harrow School and Christ's College, Cambridge.

Later in his life, Lord Zetland was appointed as the Deputy Lord Lieutenant of the North Yorkshire county. Lord Zetland has also appeared as a contestant on the August 4, 1959 episode of To Tell the Truth. He currently resides at Aske Hall.[1]

Family[edit]

He is the son of Lawrence Aldred Mervyn Dundas, 3rd Marquess of Zetland and Penelope Pike. He married Susan Chamberlin on 4 April 1964; they have four children:

He is the elder brother of rock musician David Dundas.

Ancestry[edit]

Arms[edit]

Arms of Mark Dundas, 4th Marquess of Zetland
Coronet
A Coronet of a Marquess
Crest
A Lion's Head affrontée struggling through an Oak Bush all proper fructed Or crowned with an Antique Crown of the last
Escutcheon
Argent a Lion rampant within a Double Tressure flory counter-flory all within a Bordure Azure
Supporters
On either side a Lion proper crowned with an Antique Crown Or and gorged with a Chaplet of Oak leaves Vert fructed Gold with a Shield pendent from each, the dexter being charged with Argent a Saltire and Chief Gules on a Canton of the field a Lion rampant Azure for Bruce, and the sinister being charged with lozengy Argent and Gules for Fitzwilliam
Motto
Essayez (Try)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Zetland Estates > Aske Hall > Some History". Aske.co.uk. Retrieved 2010-08-06. 
  2. ^ Lundy, Darryl. "Lawrence Mark Dundas, 4th Marquess of Zetland #8117". thePeerage.com. Retrieved 2010-08-06. [unreliable source?]
  3. ^ "Zetland, Marquess of (UK, 1892)". Cracroftspeerage.co.uk. Retrieved 2010-08-06. 

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Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Lawrence Dundas
Marquess of Zetland
1989–
Succeeded by
Incumbent
Orders of precedence in the United Kingdom
Preceded by
The Most Hon. The Marquess of Abergavenny
Gentlemen
The Most Honourable Mark Dundas, 4th Marquess of Zetland
Succeeded by
The Most Hon. The Marquess of Linlithgow