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Hume of Berwick, Baron (GB, 1776 - 1781)

 

Creation: let.pat. 20 May 1776

 

Extinct: 9 Mar 1781

 

Family name: Hume-Campbell

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Arms:

See Earl of Marchmont

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Alexander [Hume-Campbell], styled Lord Polwarth later 1st Baron Hume of Berwick

only surv. son and heir of Hugh [Hume-Campbell], 3rd Earl of Marchmont, by his second wife Elizabeth Crompton, dau. of Windmill Crompton, of Hatton Garden, London

born

30 Jul 1750

mar.

16 Jul 1772 Lady Amabel Yorke, suo jure Countess de Grey and Baroness Lucas of Crudwell, 1st dau. and cohrss. of Philip [Yorke], 2nd Earl of Hardwicke, by his wife Lady Jemima Campbell, suo jure Marchioness de Grey, only child of John [Campbell], 3rd Earl of Breadalbane and Holland, by his wife Lady Amabel Grey, 1st dau. and cohrss. by his first wife of Henry [Grey], 1st Duke of Kent

died

s.p. & v.p. 9 Mar 1781

created

v.p. 20 May 1776 Baron Hume of Berwick

 

On the death of the 1st Baron Hume of Berwick the Barony of Hume of Berwick became extinct.

 

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