Charteris, Francis Lord Elcho ♂
Born 31.1.1749 only son of the Hon. Francis Wemyss Charteris of Amisfield and Hornby and Catherine Gordon.
[styled Lord Elcho]
[Paterson, Francis, United College 1764-1765 is probably a mispelling of this man's name]
M.P. for Haddington 1780 - 1787 when he was deprived of seat as eldest son of a peer, but this was erroneous as father’s title was still under ban of forfeiture. Devoted himself thereafter to agriculture. [Politician]
Died 20.1.1808 at Amisfield House.
- Hist. Parl. 2 p209
- Scots Peerage)
- Francis Charteris, Lord Elcho in Wikipedia.