LYON Peerage



Earls of Strathmore and Kinghorne (Since 1677)

Michael Fergus Bowes-Lyon, 18th Earl (b. 1957)
Heir Apparent: Simon Patrick Bowes-Lyon, Lord Glamis (b. 1986)
Michael Claude Bowes-Lyon, 17th Earl (1928-1987)
Timothy Patrick Bowes-Lyon, 16th Earl (1918-1972)
Patrick Bowes-Lyon, 15th Earl (1884-1949)
Claude George Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl (1855-1944)
Claude Bowes-Lyon, 13th Earl (1824-1904)
Thomas George Lyon-Bowes, 12th Earl (1822-1865)
Thomas Bowes-Lyon, 11th Earl (1773-1846)
John Lyon-Bowes, 10th Earl (1769-1820)
John Bowes, 9th Earl (1737-1776)
Thomas Lyon, 8th Earl (1704-1753)
James Lyon, 7th Earl (c. 1702-1735)
Charles Lyon, 6th Earl (c. 1699-1728)
John Lyon, 5th Earl (1696-1715)
John Lyon, 4th Earl (1663-1712)
Patrick Lyon, 3rd Earl (1677-1695)

Earls of Kinghorne (since 1606)

Patrick Lyon, 3rd Earl (1643-1677)
John Lyon, 2nd Earl (1596-1646)
Patrick Lyon, 1st Earl (1606-1615)

Lord Glamis (since 1445)

After 1606 the title was used by the Named Heir

Patrick Lyon, 9th Lord Glamis (1578-1606)
John Lyon, 8th Lord Glamis (1558-1578)
John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis (1528-1558) (forfeit in 1537 but restored in 1543)
John Lyon, 6th Lord Glamis (1505-1528)
George Lyon, 5th Lord Glamis (1500-1505)
John Lyon, 4th Lord Glamis (1497-1500)
John Lyon, 3rd Lord Glamis (1486-1497)
Alexander Lyon, 2nd Lord Glamis (1459-1486)
Patrick Lyon, 1st Lord Glamis (1445-1459)

Other Titles

Viscount Lyon (created 1677)
Lord Glamis, Tannadyce, Sidlaw and Strathdichtie (created 1677)
Lord Lyon and Glamis (created 1606)
Baron Bowes (created 1887) bestowed on John Lyon 9th Earl by virtue of his marriage to Eleanor Bowes
Thane of Glamis (1372)
Master of Glamis
Baron Acton
Thane of Tannadyce
feudal baron of Forteviot and Forgandenny
feudal baron of Curteton and Drumgowan in Aberdeenshire

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