George Hay-Drummond, 12th Earl of Kinnoull
|The Right Honourable|
The Earl of Kinnoull
Hay-Drummond coat of arms
16 July 1827
30 January 1897 69) (aged|
Newton Abbot, Devon
|Spouse(s)||Emily Somerset (m. 1848)|
George Hay-Drummond, 12th Earl of Kinnoull JP DL (16 July 1827 – 30 January 1897), styled as Viscount Dupplin until 1866, was a Scottish earl and cricketer. His titles were Earl of Kinnoull, Viscount Dupplin and Lord Hay of Kinfauns in the Peerage of Scotland; and Baron Hay of Pedwardine in the Peerage of Great Britain.
He married Lady Emily Blanche Charlotte Somerset, daughter of Henry Somerset, 7th Duke of Beaufort, and Emily Frances (née Smith), on 20 July 1848. He died on 30 January 1897, aged 69, in Torquay, Devon. He was buried on the afternoon of Saturday, 6 February 1897, within the little private family burying ground in the gardens of Dupplin Castle.
The Earl and Countess had nine children:
- George Robert Hay, Viscount Dupplin (27 May 1849 – 10 March 1886), married Agnes, daughter of James Duff, 5th Earl Fife and Agnes Duff, Countess Fife, died with one daughter:
- Hon. Agnes Blanche Marie Hay
- Lady Constance Blanche Louisa (born 15 August 1851), married cricketer Walter Hadow
- Hon. Francis George Hay (29 May 1853 – 11 September 1884)
- Archibald Hay, 13th Earl of Kinnoull (20 June 1855 – 7 February 1916)
- Capt. Hon. Alistair George Hay (18 April 1861 – 15 April 1929), married Camilla, daughter of Algernon Greville, 2nd Baron Greville
- Hon. Claude George Drummond Hay (24 June 1862 – 24 October 1920)
- Lady Muriel Henrietta Constance (14 August 1863 – 2 January 1927), married Count Alexander Münster
- Lady Clelia Evangeline Constance (9 June 1857 – 18 May 1868)
|Ancestors of George Hay-Drummond, 12th Earl of Kinnoull|
- James Balfour Paul (1908). The Scots Peerage. D. Douglas. p. 232.
- The Perthshire Constitutional & Journal, Monday, 8 Feb. 1897: An account of the funeral obsequies at Dupplin of the late Earl of Kinnoull.
- Dod's Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage, of Great Britain and Ireland. S. Low, Marston & Company,. 1901. p. 976.
- The Greatest Cricket Teams that Never Existed by Allen Maslen
- 12th Earl of Kinnoull at ESPNcricinfo.com
|Peerage of Scotland|
Earl of Kinnoull
1866 – 1897
| Succeeded by|
|Peerage of Great Britain|
|Baron Hay of Pedwardine
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