The Duke considers himself a Conservative and took his seat in the House of Lords on his father's death in 1992. He is one of four dukes to have re-entered the House (of the 24 non-royal dukes eligible) following the House of Lords Act 1999 , having been one of the 90 peers chosen or elected by the others sitting .
Unlike the title's English equivalent (Duke of Cornwall), the title Duke of Rothesay does not come with any land attached to it in the form of a Duchy. That is because control of the land was instead given to Robert III's half-brother and to the latter's descendants, who acquired the title Marquess of Bute in the 18th century.
26/04/2022 · James V Stewart, King of Scots was born on 10 April 1512 in Linlithgow Palace, West Lothian, Scotland and died on 14 December 1542 in Falkland Palace, Fife, Scotland and was buried in Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Scotland, He was also known as Seumas V Stiùbhairt,
Duke of Cornwall (deutsch Herzog von Cornwall) ist ein britischer Adelstitel in der Peerage von England. Der Titel wurde 1337 geschaffen und ist der erste im Königreich England kreierte Herzogs titel ( Dukedom ) .
26/04/2022 · James Charles Stuart; Duke of Rothesay on 19 June 1566. Prince of Scotland on 19 June 1566. 2nd Earl of Ross [S., 1565] on 10 February 1567. 2nd Lord Ardmannoch [S., 1565] on 10 February 1567. 2nd Duke of Albany [S., 1565] on 10 February 1567. King James VI of Scotland on 24 July 1567.