James Hamilton, 2nd Marquess of Hamilton and 4th Earl of Arran KG PC (1589 – 2 March 1625), styled Lord Aven from 1599 to 1604, was a Scottish politician. He was the son of John Hamilton, 1st Marquess of Hamilton and Margaret Lyon .
James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran (c. 1475–1529) James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Arran (1515–1575) (also Duke of Châtellerault in the French nobility from 1548 until 1559) James Hamilton, 3rd Earl of Arran (1533/1538–1609) (under attainder 1579–1585) James Hamilton, 4th Earl of Arran (1589–1625) (had already succeeded as 2nd Marquess of ...
James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Arran (1516–1575), Regent of Scotland; Andrew Hardie (died 1820), revolutionary; Keir Hardie (1856–1915) Patrick Harvie (born 1973), co-convenor of the Scottish Greens since 2003; Alexander Henderson (c. 1583–1646), theologian, ecclesiastical statesman and co-author of the National Covenant
The care of James was entrusted to the Earl and Countess of Mar, "to be conserved, nursed, and upbrought" in the security of Stirling Castle. James was anointed King of Scotland at the age of thirteen months at the Church of the Holy Rude in Stirling, by Adam Bothwell, Bishop of Orkney, on 29 July 1567.
James Ogilvy-Grant, Earl of Seafield: Baron Monk Bretton: 4 November 1884 The Rt Hon. John George Dodson, PC, MP: Former cabinet minister. Baron Northbourne: 5 November 1884 Sir Walter James, Bt. Baron Sudley: 7 November 1884 Arthur Gore, Earl of Arran: Baron Powerscourt: 27 June 1885 Mervyn Wingfield, Viscount Powerscourt: Baron Northington ...
James Hamilton, 5th Duke of Abercorn, KG (born 4 July 1934), is a British nobleman, peer, and politician. He became Duke of Abercorn in the Peerage of Ireland on the death of his father in June 1979. He is the son of James Edward Hamilton, 4th Duke of Abercorn, and Hon. Kathleen Crichton. He is a former politician and Lord Steward of the Household
While the eleventh (by some counts) holder of the title, William and Margaret's daughter Isabel Douglas, Countess of Mar, was alone at Kildrummy Castle, Alexander Stewart,following in the steps of his father the “Wolf of Badenoch” and his uncle Robert, Duke of Albany, murdered Sir Malcolm Drummond, Earl of Mar, captured Kildrummy Castle and forcing Mar’s widow Isabel Douglas, to marry him.