Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore All Tartan, Hills Tartan and more!

1780. "Portrait of Hugh Montgomerie, 12th Earl of Eglinton" by John Singleton Copley. Wearing the uniform he wore with the 77th Highlanders during the French & Indian War in America. Men -- Clothing & dress -- 1700-1799 -- Scotland. 18th century Scottish costume.

General George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon was born on 2 February 1770 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. He was the son of Alexander Gordon, 4th Duke of Gordon & Jane Maxwell. General George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon filed for divorce from an unknown person at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England. He married Elizabeth Brodie, daughter of Alexander Brodie & Elizabeth Margaret Wemyss, on 11 December 1813.1 He died on 28 May 1836 at age 66, without legitimate issue.