|Claud, Lord Strabane, second son of James, first Earl of
Abercorn, who, on his brother's resignation, had the title
of Lord Hamilton, Baron of Strabane, in Ireland, conferred
on him by Privy Seal at Westminster, 7 May 1633, and
patent bearing date at Dublin the 14 August 1634, 1 with
the precedency of the former patent and with remainder
to the heirs-male of the body of his father, in failure of his
male issue. Dying 14 June 1638, he was buried in the
church of Leckpatrick, in the County of Tyrone. He
married, 28 November 1632, Lady Jean Gordon, fourth
daughter of George, first Marquess of Huntly, by Lady
Henrietta Stuart, daughter of Esme, first Duke of Lennox;
and by her, who was taken prisoner by Sir Phelim O'Neile,
in the rebellion of 1641, when he burnt and destroyed the
castle of Strabane, but whom she afterwards married, had
- 1. James, third Lord Strabane.
- 2. George, fourth Lord Strabane.
- 3. Catherine, married, first, in 1647, to her cousin James
Hamilton, of Manor-Hamilton, eldest brother of
Gustavus, Viscount Boyne, already mentioned;
secondly, to Owen Wynne, of Lurganboy, in the
County of Leitrim; thirdly, to John Bingham of
Castlebar, in the County of Mayo.
- 4. Cecilia, married to Richard Perkins, of Lifford, in the
County of Donegal.