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Sinclairs of Hermandston
The current Lord Sinclair is a descendant of the Sinclairs of Hermandston.
Sinclair's details are given in Burke's Landed Gentry as:
THE 17TH LORD SINCLAIR (Charles Murray Kennedy St. Clair, CVO), Lord Lieut.,
Dumfries and Galloway Region, (District of Stewartry) 1982-89 (Vice-d Lieut.
1977-82), DL. Kirkcudbrightshire 1969-74 and Dumfries and Galloway
(1974-77), Major late Coldstream Guards, served in Palestine 1937-39
(despatches), and in World War II 1939-45 with Guards Armoured Div (wounded
ret 1947,) memb. of Royal Co. of Archers (Queen's Body Guard for Scotland),
1945, Portcullis Pursuivant of Arms 1949-57, York Herald 1957-68, Hon
Genealogist to Royal Victorian Order 1960-68, Extra Equerry to HM QUEEN
ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER from 1953, a Representative Peer for Scotland
1959-63, L.VO. (1953), CVO (1990), b 21 June 1914, educ Eton, and Magdalene
Coll Camb. (BA. 1936), s his father 1957, m 6 Jan. 1968, . Anne Lettice, yr
dau of Lt.-Col Sir Richard Charles Geers Cotterell, 5th Bt, C.BE, T.D, JP
(see BURKE's PEERAGE & BARONETAGE 1999 Edn.), and has issue.
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