Alexander Douglas Douglas-Hamilton, 16th Duke of Hamilton
Alexander Douglas Douglas-Hamilton, 16th Duke of Hamilton and 13th
Duke of Brandon (born 31 March 1978) is a Scottish nobleman, the son
of Angus Douglas-Hamilton,
15th Duke of Hamilton and Sarah Scott.
The Duke married Sophie Ann Rutherford (born 8 December, 1976) - an
interior designer, daughter of Mr Hubert Rutherford (b 1940), of
Roxburghshire and Mrs Isabel Rutherford, of Edinburgh. The couple
had announced their engagement in March, and were married by the Rev
Neil Gardner at Canongate Kirk in Edinburgh on Saturday 7th May
His presumptive heir is his younger brother, The Lord John William Douglas-Hamilton.
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