Thomas Hay-Drummond, 11th Earl of Kinnoull

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The Earl of Kinnoull
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The 11th Earl of Kinnoull
Lord Lyon King of Arms
In office
1804–1866
Preceded byRobert Hay-Drummond
Succeeded byGeorge Burnett
Lord Lieutenant of Perthshire
In office
1830–1866
Preceded byThe Duke of Atholl
Succeeded byThe Lord Kinnaird
Personal details
Born(1785-04-05)5 April 1785
Bath, Somerset
Died18 February 1866(1866-02-18) (aged 80)
Torquay, Devon
Spouse(s)
Louisa Burton Rowley
(m. 1848)
Children9, including George
Parent(s)

Thomas Robert Hay-Drummond, 11th Earl of Kinnoull (5 April 1785 – 18 February 1866), styled Viscount Dupplin between 1787 and 1804, was a Scottish peer. His titles were Earl of Kinnoull, Viscount Dupplin and Lord Hay of Kinfauns in the Peerage of Scotland; and Baron Hay of Pedwardine in the Peerage of Great Britain.

Biography[edit]

Hay-Drummond was born in Bath, Somerset, the son of Robert Hay-Drummond, 10th Earl of Kinnoull and his second wife, Sarah Harley, daughter of Thomas Harley, Lord Mayor of London.[1][2] Hay served as Lord Lyon King of Arms from 1804 until 1866, succeeding his father in that office.

He served as colonel of the Perthshire Militia from 1809 to 1855, and from 1830 to 1866 he was Lord Lieutenant of Perthshire.[3]

Lord Kinnoull married Louisa Burton Rowley, daughter of Sir Charles Rowley, 1st Baronet, on 17 August 1824. They had nine children:[4]

He died in Torquay, Devon, where he had lived the last six months of his life. The earldom passed to his eldest son, George.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stephen, Leslie; Lee, Sidney, eds. (1890). "Harley, Thomas" . Dictionary of National Biography. Vol. 24. London: Smith, Elder & Co.
  2. ^ Kearsley's Complete..., 2: Together with an Extinct Peerage of the Three Kingdoms List of All Their Family Names, Titles of Elder Sons & and Translation of Their Mottos. G. Kearsley. 1804. p. 355. Retrieved 9 August 2013.
  3. ^ James Balfour Paul (1908). The Scots Peerage. D. Douglas. p. 232.
  4. ^ "Death of the Earl of Kinnoull". The Times. 20 February 1866. p. 9.
  5. ^ "Obituary". The Times. No. 36054. London. 1 February 1900. p. 6.
Heraldic offices
Preceded by Lord Lyon King of Arms
1804–1866
Succeeded by
Honorary titles
Preceded by Lord Lieutenant of Perthshire
1830–1866
Succeeded by
Masonic offices
Preceded by Grand Master of the
Grand Lodge of Scotland

1826–1827
Succeeded by
Peerage of Scotland
Preceded by Earl of Kinnoull
1804–1866
Succeeded by