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Sir John James Hugh Henry Stewart-murray

Birth6 AUG 1840
 
Occup1864-1917Duke
Death20 JAN 1917
Aged: 76.5 years
Sir John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl was born on 6 August 1840.1 He was the son of Sir George Augustus Frederick John Murray, 6th Duke of Atholl and Anne Home-Drummond.1 He was baptised on 12 November 1840 at Blair Castle, Blair Atholl, Perthshire, Scotland.1 He married Louisa Moncreiffe, daughter of Sir Thomas Moncreiffe of that Ilk, 7th Bt. and Lady Louisa Hay-Drummond, on 29 October 1863 at Moncreiffe House.2 He died on 20 January 1917 at age 76 at Blair Castle, Blair Atholl, Perthshire, Scotland.3 He was buried on 23 January 1917.3 Sir John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl was baptised with the name of John James Hugh Henry Murray.1 He was educated between 1853 and 1856 at Eton College, Eton, Berkshire, England.3 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1859 in the service of the Scots Fusilier Guards.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Lord Glenlyon, of Glenlyon, co. Perth [U.K., 1821] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Earl of Atholl [S., 1629] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 12th Lord Murray of Tullibardine [S., 1604] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl Strange [G.B., 1786] on 16 January 1864.1 He held the office of Hereditary Sheriff of Perthshire on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 12th Lord Strange [E., 1628] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Baron Murray, of Stanley, co. Gloucester [G.B., 1786] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Viscount of Balwhidder, Glenalmond and Glenlyon, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Murray, Balvenie and Gask, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Earl of Strathtay and Strathardle, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Duke of Atholl, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Marquess of Tillibardin, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Marquess of Athole [S., 1676] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Lord Murray, Balvany and Gask [S., 1676] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Earl of Tullibardine [S., 1628] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Lord Murray, Gask and Balquhidder [S., 1628] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Viscount of Balquhidder [S., 1676] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Earl of Tullibardine [S., 1676] on 16 January 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of Lord Percy [G.B., 1722] on 12 February 1865.1 On 1 December 1865 his name was legally changed to John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray by Deed Poll.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 14 May 1868.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Perthshire in 1878.1 He was Honorary Colonel of the 3rd Battalion, Black Watch.4 He was Colonel-in-Chief of the South African Scottish Regiment.4 He held the office of Chancellor of the Order of the Thistle in 1913.4 Children of Sir John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl and Louisa Moncreiffe Lady Dorothea Louisa Stewart-Murray b. 25 Mar 1866, d. 28 Dec 19375 Lady Helen Stewart-Murray b. 20 Apr 1867, d. 1 Dec 19345 Lady Evelyn Stewart-Murray b. 17 Mar 1868, d. 30 Jul 19405 John Stewart-Murray, Marquess of Tullibardine b. 30 Aug 1869, d. 31 Aug 18692 Lt.-Col. Sir John George Stewart-Murray, 8th Duke of Atholl b. 15 Dec 1871, d. 16 Mar 19422 Major Lord George Stewart-Murray b. 17 Feb 1873, d. 14 Sep 19144

James Thomas Stewart-Murray, 9th Duke of Atholl b. 18 Aug 1879, d. 8 May 19573

Louisa Moncreiffe

Birth11 JUN 1844
Death8 JUL 1902
Aged: 58.1 years
Louisa Moncreiffe was born on 11 June 1844.2 She was the daughter of Sir Thomas Moncreiffe of that Ilk, 7th Bt. and Lady Louisa Hay-Drummond.1 She married Sir John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl, son of Sir George Augustus Frederick John Murray, 6th Duke of Atholl and Anne Home-Drummond, on 29 October 1863 at Moncreiffe House.1 She died on 8 July 1902 at age 58 at Italy, while on a journey from Salso Maggiore to Axenfels.1 She was buried on 17 July 1902 at Blair Atholl, Perthshire, Scotland.1 From 29 October 1863, her married name became Murray. As a result of her marriage, Louisa Moncreiffe was styled as Duchess of Atholl on 16 January 1864. From 1 December 1865, her married name became Stewart-Murray.1 Children of Louisa Moncreiffe and Sir John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl

* Lady Dorothea Louisa Stewart-Murray b. 25 Mar 1866, d. 28 Dec 19373 * Lady Helen Stewart-Murray b. 20 Apr 1867, d. 1 Dec 19343 * Lady Evelyn Stewart-Murray b. 17 Mar 1868, d. 30 Jul 19403 * John Stewart-Murray, Marquess of Tullibardine b. 30 Aug 1869, d. 31 Aug 18691 * Lt.-Col. Sir John George Stewart-Murray, 8th Duke of Atholl b. 15 Dec 1871, d. 16 Mar 19421 * Major Lord George Stewart-Murray b. 17 Feb 1873, d. 14 Sep 19144 * James Thomas Stewart-Murray, 9th Duke of Atholl b. 18 Aug 1879, d. 8 May 19572
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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John George 

15 DEC 187116 MAR 1942  Scotland, Perthshire, Atholl Katharine Marjory Ramsay 
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