James Drummond, 4t Yerl o Perth

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The Yerl o Perth

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The 4t Yerl o Perth.
Laird Chancellor o Scotland
In office
1684–1688
Monarch James VII
Precedit bi The Yerl o Aiberdeen
Succeedit bi The Yerl o Tweeddale
Personal details
Born 1648
Kinrick o Scotland
Dee'd 11 Mey 1716 (aged 68)
St Germain, Kinrick o Fraunce
Parents James Drummond, 3rd Yerl o Perth an his wife, Leddy Anne, dauchter o George Gordon, 2nt Marquess o Huntly
Alma mater Varsity o St Andras
Religion Roman Catholicism (1685-1716)
Kirk o Ingland (1648-1685)
Militar service
Allegiance Hoose o Stuart
Battles/wars Glorious Revolution

James Drummond, 1st Duke o Perth KT PC (1648 – 11 Mey 1716), an aa 4t Yerl o Perth an 7t Laird Drummond, wis a Scots statesman, an Jacobite.

Poleetical offices
Precedit bi
1st Yerl o Aiberdeen
Laird Chancellor o Scotland
1684–1689
Succeedit bi
1st Marquess o Tweeddale
Peerage o Scotland
Precedit bi
James Drummond
Yerl o Perth, Laird Drummond
1675–1716
Forfeit
(restored in 1853
for George Drummond)
Loss of title — TITULAR —
Yerl o Perth, Laird Drummond
Jacobite Peerage
1716
Succeedit bi
James Drummond
New creation — TITULAR —
Duke o Perth, Marquess o Drummond, Yerl o Stobhall, Viscoont Cargill & Baron Concraig
Jacobite Peerage
1701–1716