John Drummond, 1st Yerl o Melfort

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The Yerl o Melfort

John Drummond, 1st Yerl (an teetular 1st Duke) o Melfort KG KT PC (1649–1714) wis a Scots politeecian.

Poleetical offices
Precedit bi
The Yerl o Moray
The Yerl o Middleton
Secretar o State, Scotland
1684–1688
wi The Yerl o Moray
Succeedit bi
The Yerl o Melville
Precedit bi
Various persons as Secretar
o State in Ingland an Scotland
Secretar o State tae James II an VII in exile
1689–1694
wi The Yerl o Middleton (1693–1694)
Succeedit bi
The Yerl o Middleton
Peerage o Scotland
New creation Yerl o Melfort
1686–1695
Attainted
Viscoont o Melfort
1685–1695
— TITULAR —
Duke o Melfort
Jacobite peerage
1692–1714
Succeedit bi
John Drummond
Loss of title — TITULAR —
Yerl o Melfort
Jacobite peerage
1695–1714
Peerage o Ingland
New creation — TITULAR —
Baron Cleworth
Jacobite Peerage
1689–1714
Succeedit bi
John Drummond