The Countess survived him by almost eighteen years. The consort of any incumbent would be known as the Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne. 1986), Patrick Lyon, 3rd Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, John Lyon, 5th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1696-1715), Charles Lyon, 6th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, James Lyon, 7th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Thomas Lyon, 8th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, John Bowes, 9th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, John Lyon-Bowes, 10th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Thomas Lyon-Bowes, 11th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Thomas Lyon-Bowes, 12th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Claude Bowes-Lyon, 13th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Claude George Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Patrick Bowes-Lyon, 15th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Timothy Bowes-Lyon, 16th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Michael Claude Bowes-Lyon, 17th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Michael Fergus Bowes-Lyon, 18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, An Online Gotha - Earls of Strathmore & Kinghorne, https://familypedia.wikia.org/wiki/Earl_of_Strathmore_and_Kinghorne?oldid=583002. Mary Eleanor Bowes, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1749 ndash; 1800), also known as The Unhappy Countess , was the daughter of George Bowes and wife Mary Gilbert.Early LifeMary Bowes was well educated for her time, and, in 1769 published a Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne is a title in the Peerage of Scotland and the Peerage of the United Kingdom.It was first created as Earl of Kinghorne in Peerage of Scotland in 1606 for Patrick Lyon. She was buried at Glamis Castle, Angus, the family seat of the earls of Strathmore and Kinghorne. He succeeded his father as Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne when the latter died at sea on 7 March 1776. Her paternal grandparents were George Smith and wife Frances Mary Mosley, daughter of Sir John Parker Mosley, 1st Baronet, and wife Elizabeth Bayley, granddaughter of Nicholas Mosley and wife Elizabeth Parker, and sister of Oswald Mosley, 2nd Baronet, great-great-grandfather of Oswald Mosley. They had one son: The Earl was created Baron Bowes in 1815 and held this as a subsidiary title to his death. The title Earl of Kinghorne was created in the Peerage of Scotland in 1606 for Patrick Lyon. His mother was the author of the verse drama, "The Siege of Jerusalem" (1769). The Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne died on 16 February 1904. Normally, the highest subsidiary title (in this case Viscount Lyon) would be used, but the same is not done so as not to cause confusion with the Lord Lyon. The heir apparent is the present holder's son Simon Patrick Bowes-Lyon, Lord Glamis (b. His mother is Isobel Weatherall. His parents divorced in 2004, and he succeeded his father in 2016. He was the eldest son of John Bowes, 9th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Mary Bowes, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne. He was an older brother of Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (later The Queen Mother), and therefore an uncle of Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret.At the outbreak of World War I, he went into service with the Black Watch. "Oswald Smith" redirects here. He was the eldest son of John Bowes, 9th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Mary Bowes, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne.His mother was the author of the verse drama, "The Siege of Jerusalem" (1769). But this deathbed marriage did not prevent his primary title from being inherited by his younger brother Thomas Lyon-Bowes, 11th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne. A second Earldom was bestowed on the fourteenth Earl in the Peerage of the United Kingdom in 1937, the title being Strathmore and Kinghorne. Mary, now Dowager Countess of Strathmore, married in 1831 her son's tutor William Hutt, and died in 1860. Queen Elizabeth II’s maternal grandparents were the Earl and Countess of Strathmore. For the Canadian cleric, see. According to his will (dated 3 July 1817), all his real estate were left to Mary and five other trustees in name of his son. An earlier creation of Baron Bowes (1815), in favour of the 10th Earl became extinct on his death in 1821. Simon Patrick Bowes-Lyon, 19th and 6th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (born 18 June 1986), styled Lord Glamis from 1987 to 2016, is a British nobleman and peer. John Bowes, 10th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (14 April 1769 – 3 July 1820) was a Scottish nobleman and peer. She died at 19 Hans Place, Chelsea, London on 5 February 1922, aged 89. On 28 September 1853, she married Claude Bowes-Lyon. And Scottish law required Scottish domicile of the parents for the son to have been legitimated. He is the eldest son of Michael Bowes-Lyon, 18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne. In 1677, the designation of the earldom changed to "Strathmore and Kinghorne". He had a long affair with the commoner Mary Milner, the beautiful daughter of a gardener; according to some versions (notably offered by Augustus Hare) he went through a false ceremony of marriage with her. A bitter court case followed over the terms of the Earl's will, and after five years, it was decided that the Earl's son John would inherit his English estates, including Gibside, Streatlam Castle and St Paul's Walden Bury, while his brother would inherit the Scottish estates. On his death, all his wealth and properties were inherited by the family of his uncle, reuniting the Scottish and English estates of the Bowes-Lyon family. Coat of arms of the Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne. She was the paternal grandmother of Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, and thus a great-grandmother of Queen Elizabeth II.[2]. She was buried at Glamis Castle, Angus, the family seat of the earls of Strathmore and Kinghorne. From 30 June 1796 to 24 October 1806 and again from 9 June 1807 to 29 September 1812, he sat as a Scottish Representative peer in the House of Lords. Edward J. Davies, "Some Connections of the Birds of Warwickshire", Claude Bowes-Lyon, 13th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, "Frances Dora (née Smith), Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne - National Portrait Gallery", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Frances_Bowes-Lyon,_Countess_of_Strathmore_and_Kinghorne&oldid=973206518, Pages using infobox officeholder with unknown parameters, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Francis Bowes-Lyon (23 February 1856 - 18 February 1948), Ernest Bowes-Lyon (4 August 1858 - 27 December 1891), Herbert Bowes-Lyon (15 August 1860 - 14 April 1897), Patrick Bowes-Lyon (5 March 1863 - 5 October 1946), a major of the, Kenneth Bowes-Lyon (26 April 1867 - 9 January 1911), Malcolm Bowes-Lyon (23 April 1874 - 23 August 1957), a lieutenant colonel of the British Army, This page was last edited on 15 August 2020, at 23:53. He is best known today as the founder of the Bowes Museum. The family seat is Glamis Castle, in Angus, Scotland. The Countess survived him by almost eighteen years. A second Earldom was bestowed on the fourteenth Earl in the Peerage of the United Kingdom in 1937, the title being Strathmore and Kinghorne. Aside from the Earldoms, the Earl holds the subsidiary titles: Viscount Lyon (created 1677), Lord Glamis, Tannadyce, Sidlaw and Strathditchie (1677), Lord Glamis (1445) and Baron Bowes (1887). The trustees were also required to pay Mary £l,000 p.a for life. It was on the point of domicile that John's legitimation failed. His secondary title as Baron Bowes became extinct. John Bowes, 10th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (14 April 1769 – 3 July 1820) was a Scottish nobleman and peer. The title Earl of Kinghorne was created in the Peerage of Scotland in 1606 for Patrick Lyon. Mary Eleanor Bowes, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne (24 February 1749 – 28 April 1800), known as "The Unhappy Countess", was an 18th-century British heiress, notorious for her licentious lifestyle, who was married at one time to the 9th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne.She and the Earl are ancestors of Queen Elizabeth II He became the 13th holder of the Earldom of Strathmore and Kinghorne following the death of his brother Thomas in 1865. He attempted to legitimize his son by this marriage and his will named his son as his heir. References Bowes-Lyon was born on 22 September 1884 at St Paul's Walden Bury, Hertfordshire to Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Cecilia Cavendish-Bentinck. Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (1900–2002), the Queen consort of King George VI from 1936 until 1952, and mother of the present British sovereign, was the daughter of the 14th Earl of Strathmore & Kinghorne. 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In 1677, the designation of the earldom changed to "Strathmore and Kinghorne". Frances Dora Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne (née Smith; 29 July 1832–5 February 1922) was a British noblewoman. Together the couple had 11 children:[4]. In 1677, the designation of the earldom changed to "Strathmore and Kinghorne". Life. Her son John Bowes married twice, but had no issue. Frances then assumed the title and style of Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne. They were the parents of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, who was born in Scotland.The Strathmores could claim ancestry to the Scottish king Robert the Bruce and they were also Scotland’s largest landowners. He married Mary on 2 July 1820, a mere day before his death. Her father was Oswald Smith (7 July 1794–18 June 1863), of Blendon Hall,[3] Bexley, Kent (Bexley being annexed to London only in 1894) and her mother was Henrietta Mildred Hodgson (6 January 1805–19 November 1891). She died at 19 Hans Place, Chelsea, London on 5 February 1922, aged 89. The first three are in the Peerage of Scotland; the last two in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. The eldest son of the Earl uses Lord Glamis as a courtesy title. The Scottish courts agreed that by marrying Mary, John had been legitimized under Scottish law, but since both parties (notably the father) were domiciled in England, English law would prevail.