Charles Douglas-Home, 13th Earl of Home

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Charles Cospatrick Archibald Douglas-Home, 13th Earl of Home, (29 December 1873 – 11 July 1951), styled Lord Dunglass between 1881 and 1918, was a British peer and banker.wikipedia
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Alec Douglas-Home

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He was the father of British prime minister, Sir Alec Douglas-Home.
The eldest child of Charles Douglas-Home, Lord Dunglass, he was educated at Ludgrove School, Eton College and Christ Church, Oxford.

Lord Lieutenant of Berwickshire

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He served as Lord Lieutenant of Berwickshire from 1930 to 1951.

Charles Douglas-Home, 12th Earl of Home

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He was born on 29 December 1873, the only son of Charles Douglas-Home, 12th Earl of Home and Maria Grey, the daughter of Captain Charles Conrad Grey, RN (and great-niece of Charles, 2nd Earl Grey).

William Douglas Home

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Douglas-Home (he later dropped the hyphen from his surname) was the third son of Charles Douglas-Home, 13th Earl of Home, and Lady Lilian Lambton, daughter of the 4th Earl of Durham.

Bothwell Castle

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In 1918, Lord Home inherited extensive property and estates from his father, including Douglas Castle, Bothwell Castle, The Hirsel and lands (which totalled some 107,000 acres in 1878) chiefly in Lanarkshire, Roxburghshire and Berwickshire.
In 1935 the 13th Earl gave Bothwell into state care.

Douglas Castle

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In 1918, Lord Home inherited extensive property and estates from his father, including Douglas Castle, Bothwell Castle, The Hirsel and lands (which totalled some 107,000 acres in 1878) chiefly in Lanarkshire, Roxburghshire and Berwickshire.
In the 1930s Charles Douglas-Home, 13th Earl of Home allowed the mining of coal in the park adjacent to the castle, in an attempt to relieve desperate levels of local unemployment.

Frederick Lambton, 4th Earl of Durham

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Lord Dunglass married, at St Margaret's, Westminster on 14 July 1902, Lady Lillian Lambton, daughter of Frederick Lambton, 4th Earl of Durham.

Lord William Montagu-Douglas-Scott

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In 1937 he married Lady Rachel Douglas Home (10 April 1910 – 4 Apr 1996), younger daughter of Charles Douglas-Home, 13th Earl of Home.

Rachel Douglas-Home, 27th Baroness Dacre

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She married on 26 July 1951 The Hon William Douglas-Home, 3rd son of the 13th Earl of Home, and a younger brother of the 14th Earl of Home, better known as Sir Alec Douglas-Home, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Peerage of the United Kingdom

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Charles Cospatrick Archibald Douglas-Home, 13th Earl of Home, (29 December 1873 – 11 July 1951), styled Lord Dunglass between 1881 and 1918, was a British peer and banker.

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

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He was the father of British prime minister, Sir Alec Douglas-Home.

Royal Navy

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He was born on 29 December 1873, the only son of Charles Douglas-Home, 12th Earl of Home and Maria Grey, the daughter of Captain Charles Conrad Grey, RN (and great-niece of Charles, 2nd Earl Grey).

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

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He was born on 29 December 1873, the only son of Charles Douglas-Home, 12th Earl of Home and Maria Grey, the daughter of Captain Charles Conrad Grey, RN (and great-niece of Charles, 2nd Earl Grey).

Eton College

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Styled Lord Dunglass, he was educated at Eton College and at Christ Church, Oxford.

Christ Church, Oxford

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Styled Lord Dunglass, he was educated at Eton College and at Christ Church, Oxford.

Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

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He subsequently served as an officer in the 3rd and 4th Battalions, the Cameronians and as Colonel in the Lanarkshire Yeomanry and was awarded the Territorial Decoration.

Lanarkshire Yeomanry

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He subsequently served as an officer in the 3rd and 4th Battalions, the Cameronians and as Colonel in the Lanarkshire Yeomanry and was awarded the Territorial Decoration.

Territorial Decoration

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He subsequently served as an officer in the 3rd and 4th Battalions, the Cameronians and as Colonel in the Lanarkshire Yeomanry and was awarded the Territorial Decoration.

World War I

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He fought in the First World War, where he took part in the Gallipoli Campaign and was mentioned in dispatches.

Gallipoli campaign

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He fought in the First World War, where he took part in the Gallipoli Campaign and was mentioned in dispatches.

Mentioned in dispatches

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He fought in the First World War, where he took part in the Gallipoli Campaign and was mentioned in dispatches.

British Linen Bank

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He was the Governor of the British Linen Bank from 1930 to 1947.

Justice of the peace

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He held the office of Justice of the Peace for Glasgow and Berwickshire, and was a Captain of the Royal Company of Archers.

Royal Company of Archers

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He held the office of Justice of the Peace for Glasgow and Berwickshire, and was a Captain of the Royal Company of Archers.