Historical records matching George Douglas, 16th Earl of Morton
About George Douglas, 16th Earl of Morton
Wikipedia Biographical Summary
George Douglas, 16th Earl of Morton, KT (3 April 1761 – 17 July 1827) was the son of Sholto Douglas, 15th Earl of Morton.
He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in February 1785 and served as their vice-president from 1795-1819.
On 13 August 1814, he married Susan Elizabeth Buller and they had one child:
- Lady Ellen Susan Anne Douglas (d. 22 January 1914)
SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'George Douglas, 16th Earl of Morton', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 18 November 2012, 00:55 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=George_Douglas,_16th_Earl_of_Morton&oldid=523588765> [accessed 31 May 2013]
- Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002, pt. 1. A-J, page 264
- Hogg, Bruce; Freemasons and the Royal Society ed 2; Library and Museum of Freemasonry; January 2012; page 34