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Michael Bowes Lyon, 18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

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Nationality  British

Name  Michael 18th
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Born  7 June 1957 (age 58) (1957-06-07)
Residence  Glamis Castle, Angus, Scotland
Title  18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne
Predecessor  17th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne
Relatives  Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (great aunt) Queen Elizabeth II (first cousin, once removed)
Parents  Michael Bowes-Lyon, 17th Earl of Strath and Kinghorne
Spouse  Damaris William (m. 2005), Charlotte Weatherall (m. 1984)
Children  Simon Bowes-Lyon, Lord Glamis
Education  University of Aberdeen, Eton College, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Sunningdale School
Grandparents  Michael Claude Hamilton Bowes-Lyon
Similar People  Simon Bowes‑Lyon - Lord Gla, Princess Margaret - Countess, William Schaw

Michael Fergus Bowes-Lyon, 18th and 5th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, (7 June 1957 – 27 February 2016), styled Lord Glamis between 1972 and 1987, was a British politician and soldier, and a first cousin, once removed, of Elizabeth II.

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Family and background

Michael Bowes-Lyon, 18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne Person Page

Lord Strathmore was the only son of Michael Bowes-Lyon, 17th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, and his wife Mary Pamela, née McCorquodale. He was a great-nephew of the late Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother and a first cousin, once removed, of Queen Elizabeth II.

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He was educated at Sunningdale School, Eton College, the University of Aberdeen and RMA Sandhurst. He rose to the rank of Captain in the British Army (serving with the Scots Guards). He succeeded his father as 18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne in 1987.

Marriage and children

Michael Bowes-Lyon, 18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne The sad loss of the Earl of Stathmore and a celebration of his life

Lord Strathmore was married three times.

Michael Bowes-Lyon, 18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne The Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne obituary

In 1984 he married Isobel Charlotte Weatherall (b ca 1963), great-granddaughter of Henry Keswick and sister of businessman Percy Weatherall, Tai-Pans of Jardine Matheson. They were separated in 2003 and were divorced in 2005. They had three children:

  • Simon Bowes-Lyon, 19th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (b. 18 June 1986)
  • Hon. John Fergus Bowes-Lyon (b. 1988)
  • Hon. George Norman Bowes-Lyon (b. 1991)
  • On 24 November 2005 at Glamis Castle he married Dr. Damaris E. Stuart-William, a clinical psychologist. They were separated in 2007 and were divorced in 2008. They had one child, a son:

  • Hon. Toby Peter Fergus Bowes-Lyon (b. March 2005) (legitimised upon the marriage of his parents)
  • On 4 August 2012 he married Karen Baxter who survives him.

    References

    Michael Bowes-Lyon, 18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne Wikipedia


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