8th Duke of Hamilton

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Douglas Douglas-Hamilton, 8th Duke Of Hamilton - Marriage Breaks Down
... The Duke gradually sank into dissipation ... had divorced his wife 6 February 1788 on grounds of her adultery with the Duke, after she had borne a child, possibly Lady Susannah Montgomerie (1788-1805) supposed to be ... The Duke did not defend, and the Duchess obtained her divorce since she had left her husband a year earlier ...

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