Sholto Charles Douglas, Lord Aberdour

    Sholto Charles Douglas, Lord Aberdour was born on 4 December 1878. He was the eldest son of Sholto George Douglas, 19th Earl of Morton and Hon. Helen Geraldine Ponsonby.

    He married Minnie Christina Brenda Hay, daughter of Admiral Lord John Hay and Annie Christina Lambert, on 5 June 1905.
    Minnie, Lady Aberdour
    Minnie Lady Aberdour, née Minnie Christina Brenda Hay (1880-1954).
    Copyright: V&A Museum

    He was styled as Lord Aberdour between 1884 and 1911.

    He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Leicestershire Yeomanry and in the service of the 4th Battalion, Oxfordshire Light Infantry.

    He died before his father on 29 September 1911 at age 32.

     Father: Sholto George (19th Earl of Morton) Douglas b: 5 NOV 1844
    Mother: Helen (Hon) Geraldine Ponsonby

    Marriage 1 Minnie Christina Brenda Hay b: 31 MAY 1880
    • Married: 5 JUN 1905
    Children
    1. Has No Children Sholto Charles (20th Earl of Morton) Douglas b: 12 APR 1907
    2. Has No Children Joanna (Helen Christina) Douglas b: 28 APR 1909 = Major Hubert Trench Crane