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Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk
b.20 Jun 1771
d.8 Apr 1820
  1. Helen Douglas
  2. Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk1771 - 1820
m. 24 Nov 1807
  1. Katherine Jane Douglasbefore 1820 - 1863
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Name Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk
Gender Male
Birth[1] 20 Jun 1771
Marriage 24 Nov 1807 to Joan Wedderburn-Colville
Death[1] 8 Apr 1820


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Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk (20 June 1771 — 8 April 1820) was a Scottish peer. He was born at Saint Mary's Isle, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland. He was noteworthy as a Scottish philanthropist who sponsored immigrant settlements in Canada at the Red River Colony.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2.   Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.