Donald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal1

M, #470771, b. 6 August 1820, d. 21 January 1914
Last Edited=26 Jan 2013
     Donald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal was born on 6 August 1820 at ScotlandG.1 He was the son of Alexander Smith and Barbara Stuart.1,2 He married Isabella Sophia Hardisty, daughter of Richard Hardisty, on 9 March 1853.3 He died on 21 January 1914 at age 93 at England.1 He died on 21 January 1914 at age 93, when the 1897 Barony expired without male issue.3
     In default of male issue.3 With special remainder.3 Land in the vicinity of which he had acquired just prior to his ennoblement) AND MOUNT ROYAL (i.e.3 To his daughter and her heirs male (in recognition of his raising and fitting out Strathcona's Horse for service in the Boer War).3 Canada.3 Quebec.3 Argyll.3 And Glencoe.3 With remainder to heirs male of his body.3 Canada.3 He was Anderson Institute Forres.3 He was Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) Argyllshire.3 He lived Glencoe.3 Montreal).3 Quebec.3 Argyll.3 He lived Mount Royal.3 He was also known as Donald Alexander Smith.3 He was Hudson's Bay Co: apprentice clerk , Ch Trader 1852, Ch Factor 1862, last Resident Governor 1869, Dep Governor 1888–96, Governor 1896–1914, Special Commissioner of throughout Riel Rebellion Red River Settlements 1869–70, Ch Commissioner of Fur Trad in 1838.3 He was clerk with the Hudson Bay Company at CanadaG.1 He was Governor of the Hudson Bay Company.1 In 1879 he helped complete the greater part of the Great Northern Railway.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.)1 In 1885 he helped complete the Canadian Pacific Railway.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.)1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) [Quebec] in 1889, for Montreal.1 He was Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.) in 1896.3 He was Privy Counsellor (P.C.) (Canada ) in 1896.3 He was Honour Pres Bank of Montreal, V-Pres Dominion Rifle Assoc, Honour Colonel 10th (Scottish) Battalion Liverpool Regt, Royal Canadians, 79th Cameron Hldrs Canada and Victoria Rifles Montreal, Canadian HC UK , memb Royal Commn War S Africa 1902, Chllr in 1896.3 He held the office of High Commissioner for Canada between 1896 and 1914.1 He was created 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal, of Glencoe, co. Argyll, and of Mount Royal, Quebec, Canada [U.K.] on 23 August 1897.1 On 23 August 1897 as also earlier BARON STRATHCONA (a Gaelic approximation to Glencoe.3 He raised Strathcona's Horse for the Boer War.1 He was created 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal, of Mount Royal, Quebec, Canada and of Glencoe, co. Argyll [U.K.] on 26 June 1900, with a special remainder to his daughter and her heirs.1 He was member of the Royal Commission for the Boer War in 1902.1 He was Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) in 1908.3

Child of Donald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal and Isabella Sophia Hardisty

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 259. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Alexander Smith1

M, #470772, b. 1780, d. 1847
Last Edited=17 Jan 2013
     Alexander Smith was born in 1780.2 He married Barbara Stuart, daughter of Donald Stuart, in 1813.2 He died in 1847.1
     He lived Archiestown.2 Elgin.2 He lived at Archieston, Morayshire, ScotlandG.1 He was , with an eldest son (John Stuart, born 1815, Master of Arts (M.A.) Aberdeen, Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) Edin, Licentiate, Royal College of Surgeons of England (L.R.C.S.) 1839, Staff Surgn-Maj Army Medical Dept, India, first Chinese and Maori wars, on 3 March 1847.2 On 1 March 1899 died two daughters), a youngest son (James McGrigor, born 1822, died 29 Oct 1826) and three daughters (died unm).2

Child of Alexander Smith and Barbara Stuart

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 259. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3777. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Isabella Sophia Hardisty1

F, #470773, d. 12 November 1913
Last Edited=17 Jan 2013
     Isabella Sophia Hardisty was the daughter of Richard Hardisty.1 She married Donald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal, son of Alexander Smith and Barbara Stuart, on 9 March 1853.2 She died on 12 November 1913.1
     Her married name became Smith.1 After her marriage, Isabella Sophia Hardisty was styled as Lady Strathcona and Mount Royal on 23 August 1897.

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 259. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3777. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Richard Hardisty1

M, #470774
Last Edited=17 Jan 2013
     Richard Hardisty was Chief Factor of the Hudson Bay Company.1

Child of Richard Hardisty

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 259. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Theodora Duer1

F, #470775, d. 6 November 1834
Last Edited=28 May 2011
     Theodora Duer was the daughter of Major John Duer.1 She married Rt. Hon. George Rose, son of David Rose, on 7 July 1769.1 She died on 6 November 1834.1
     From 7 July 1769, her married name became Rose.1

Children of Theodora Duer and Rt. Hon. George Rose

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 259. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.


Major John Duer1

M, #470776
Last Edited=28 May 2011

Child of Major John Duer

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 259. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

William Stewart Rose1

M, #470777, d. 1843
Last Edited=28 May 2011
     William Stewart Rose was the son of Rt. Hon. George Rose and Theodora Duer.1 He died in 1843.1
     He was a poet.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 259. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Frances Theodora Rose1

F, #470778, d. 1846
Last Edited=28 May 2011
     Frances Theodora Rose was the daughter of Rt. Hon. George Rose and Theodora Duer.1 She died in 1846, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 259. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Alexander Rose1

M, #470779, d. circa 1725
Last Edited=28 May 2011
     Alexander Rose was the son of David Rose, 1st of Earlsmill.1 He died circa 1725.1

Child of Alexander Rose

Citations

  1. [S40] L. G. Pine, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 17th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1952), page 2200. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 17th ed.

David Rose, 1st of Earlsmill1

M, #470780, b. 1592, d. 30 May 1669
Last Edited=13 Feb 2013
     David Rose, 1st of Earlsmill was born in 1592.1 He was the son of William Rose, 11th of Kilravock and Lilias Hay.2,3 He married Christian Cuthbert, daughter of James Cuthbert of Drakies.4 He died on 30 May 1669.1

Children of David Rose, 1st of Earlsmill and Christian Cuthbert

Child of David Rose, 1st of Earlsmill

Citations

  1. [S40] L. G. Pine, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 17th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1952), page 2200. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 17th ed.
  2. [S40] L. G. Pine, Burke's Landed Gentry, 17th ed., page 2199.
  3. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]