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Alexander Seton Montgomerie, II

Also Known As: "9th Earl of Eglinton"
Birthplace: Dundonald, Sutherland, Scotland
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Montgomerie, 8th Earl of Eglinton, PC and Elizabeth Montgomerie
Husband of Margaret Montgomerie, Countess of Eglinton; Ann Gordon and Susanna Montgomerie, Countess of Eglington
Father of Lady Catherine Stewart; Alexander Montgomerie; Jean Maxwell; Grace Dalzell; Mary Montgomerie and 7 others
Brother of John Montgomerie and Mary Agnew
Half brother of earl alexander montgomerie

Occupation: Privy Counsellor, Commissioner of Treasury
Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Alexander Montgomerie, 9th Earl of Eglinton, PC

Alexander Montgomerie, 9th Earl of Eglinton was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) . He succeeded to the title of 9th Earl of Eglinton in 1701. He succeeded to the title of 10th Lord Montgomerie in 1701. He held the office of Commissioner of Treasury between 1702 and 1704. He held the office of Representative Peer between 1710 and 1714.


  1. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1280. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  2. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume V, page 23. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume III, page 456. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.


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Alexander Montgomerie, 9th Earl of Eglinton, PC's Timeline

Dundonald, Sutherland, Scotland
October 23, 1677
Age 17
Dundonald, Ayr, Scotland
October 25, 1678
Age 18
Dundonald, Ayr, Scotland
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Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland
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Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland
November 20, 1704
Age 44
July 4, 1710
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