House of Lennox, Gordon-Lennox


Son of Charles II (1630-1685) and Louise Renée de Penancoet de Kérouaille (1649–1734) created Duchess of Portsmouth, Countess of Fareham and Baroness Petersfield, also Duchesse d'Aubigny in her own right (1673)

 Charles Lennox, 1st Duke of Richmond and Lennox KG (1672–1723)


Louise Renée de Penancoet de Kérouaille, Duchess of Portsmouth

Dukes of Richmond in the Peerage of England (1675)

Dukes of Lennox in the Peerage of Scotland (1675)

Dukes of Gordon in the Peerage of the United Kingdom (1876)


1st and 2nd Dukes of Richmond and Lennox KG

  • Charles Lennox, 1st Duke of Richmond, Earl of March and Baron Settrington, , 1st Duke of Lennox, Earl of Darnley and Lord Torbolton and Duc d'Aubigny KG (1672–1723)
  • Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond, 2nd Duke of Lennox KG (1701–1750)


3rd to 5th Dukes of Richmond and Lennox KG

  • Charles Lennox, 3rd Duke of Richmond, 3rd Duke of Lennox KG (1735–1806) Recognised as Duke of Aubigny by Louis XVI in 1776 and added the escutcheon of pretence for dukedom of Aubigny.
  • Charles Lennox, 4th Duke of Richmond, 4th Duke of Lennox KG (1764–1819) married Lady Charlotte Gordon (1768-1842), sister and heiress of line of George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon, and eldest daughter of Alexander Gordon, 4th Duke of Gordon.
  • Charles Gordon-Lennox, 5th Duke of Richmond, 5th Duke of Lennox KG (1791–1860)


6th and 7th Dukes of Richmond and Lennox, 1st and 2nd Dukes of Gordon KG

  • Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, 6th Duke of Richmond, 6th Duke of Lennox, 1st Duke of Gordon, Earl of Kinrara KG (1818–1903) Added the Quartering of Gordon.
  • Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, 7th Duke of Richmond, 7th Duke of Lennox, 2nd Duke of Gordon KG (1845–1928)


Dukes of Richmond, Lennox and Gordon

  • Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, 8th Duke of Richmond, 8th Duke of Lennox, 3rd Duke of Gordon (1870–1935)
  • Frederick Charles Gordon-Lennox, 9th Duke of Richmond, 9th Duke of Lennox, 4th Duke of Gordon  (1904–1989)
  • Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, 10th Duke of Richmond, 10th Duke of Lennox, 5th Duke of Gordon (1929–2017) 
  • Charles Gordon-Lennox, 11th Duke of Richmond, 11th Duke of Lennox, 11th Duke of Aubigny, 6th Duke of Gordon  (b.1955)

Baroness Holland of Holland in the Peerage of Great Britain (1762)


  1st Baroness Holland of Holland

  • Georgiana Caroline Fox nee Lennox, 1st Baroness Holland of Holland (1723–1774) daughter of Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond. Barony created with remainder to the heirs male of her body by her husband, Rt Hon Henry Fox. See House of Fox for further peers.