Person:Harriet Douglas (2)

Harriet Douglas
b.8 Jun 1792
Facts and Events
Name Harriet Douglas
Married Name[3] Lady Harriet Hamilton, Viscountess Hamilton
Married Name[2][4] Lady Harriet Hamilton Gordon, Countess of Aberdeen
Gender Female
Birth[1] 8 Jun 1792
Marriage 25 Nov 1809 St. Marylebone, London, Englandto Rt. Hon. James Hamilton, Viscount Hamilton
Marriage 8 Jul 1815 Harrow, Middlesex, Englandto George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen
Death[1] 26 Aug 1833 Chelsea, London, Englandat Argyll House
Burial[2] 4 Sep 1833 Stanmore, Middlesex, England
Reference Number? Q43376777?


Personal History

First Marriage and Family

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The Rt. Hon. James Viscount Hamilton and Harriet Douglas (of St Marylebone parish and a minor with the consent of her father, the Hon. John Douglas) were married by licence on 25 November 1809 by W. Howley D.D., Canon of Christ Church, Oxford.

Second Marriage and Family

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George Earl of Aberdeen and Harriet Viscountess Hamilton, both of the parish of Harrow on the Hill, Middlesex, were married by licence on 8 July 1815 in the parish by W. London. It was witnessed by [Marquess of] Abercorn, Julia Gore, John Douglas, John Gordon, and Jane Gordon.

Death and Probate

The Countess of Aberdeen, then of Argyll House,[2] died 26 August 1833 in Chelsea, Middlesex, England,[1] and was buried 4 September in the parish of Stanmore, Middlesex.[2]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 ABERDEEN: EARLDOM IV., in Cokayne, George Edward, and Vicary Gibbs; et al. The complete peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant [2nd ed.]. (London: St. Catherine Press, 1910-59), vol. 1, p. 17.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Church of England. Parish of St John the Evangelist, Stanmore (Middlesex). Parish Registers, 1599–1989. (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1969), London Metropolitan Archives, City of London DRO/014/A/01/010. Register of burials, 1813–1842, p. 64, no. 505.

    Digital image in London, England, Church of England Deaths and Burials, 1813–2003 ( : accessed 27 Oct. 2017).

    “Harriet Countess of Aberdeen, [of] Argyle House, London, [bur.] Sept 4 [1833], [age] 41, [ceremony performed by] A. R. Chauvel”

  3. Styled from the date of her first marriage to the Viscount Hamilton, the eldest son and heir apparent.
  4. Styled from the date of her second marriage to the Earl of Aberdeen. By royal licence in 1818, he took the name of Hamilton before that of Gordon.