Robert Walter Stuart, 11th Lord Blantyre, CB

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Robert Walter Stewart (Stuart)

Birthdate:
Death: September 22, 1830 (53)
Brussels, Bruxelles, Belgium (accidentally shot by a musket ball when looking from the window of his hotel)
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Stuart, 10th Lord Blantyre and Catherine Lindsay
Husband of Fanny Mary Stuart
Father of Fanny Mary Stewart; Catherine Rashleigh; Georgiana Eliza Stuart; Hon. Sir William Stuart; Charles W. Stuart, 12th Lord Blantyre and 1 other
Brother of Patrick Stewart, of Eaglescairnie; Hon. Captain William Stewart and Charles Stewart, Esq.

Occupation: Cause: killed by a chance shot during the insurrection of Brussels.
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About Robert Walter Stuart, 11th Lord Blantyre, CB

Maj.-Gen. Robert Walter Stuart, gained the title of 11th Lord Blantyre [S., 1606] on 5 November 1783. He was educated at Eton College, Eton, Berkshire, England. He gained the rank of Ensign in 1795 in the service of the 3rd Foot Guards, and fought in the campaign in Holland in 1799. He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the 31st Foot, & in the service of the 7th Dragoons. He fought in the Egyptian War in 1801. He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the 42nd Foot. He held the office of Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1806 and 1807. He fought in the Peninsular Wars in 1809. He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) on 4 June 1815. He gained the rank of Major-General in 1819. He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Renfrewshire between 1820 and 1822.

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Robert Walter Stuart, 11th Lord Blantyre, CB's Timeline

1777
June 10, 1777
1815
1815
Age 37
1816
April 17, 1816
Age 38
1818
December 21, 1818
Age 41
1821
June 17, 1821
Age 44
1824
March 3, 1824
Age 46
1830
June 30, 1830
Age 53
September 22, 1830
Age 53
Brussels, Bruxelles, Belgium