James Graham, 8th Duke of Montrose

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The Duke of Montrose
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The Duke of Montrose in 2018
Member of the House of Lords
Lord Temporal
Assumed office
26 May 1995
Hereditary Peerage
Preceded byThe 7th Duke of Montrose
Personal details
Born
James Graham

(1935-04-06) 6 April 1935 (age 84)
Southern Rhodesia
Political partyConservative
Spouse(s)
Catherine Young
(m. 1970; died 2014)
ChildrenLady Hermione Thornhill
James Graham, Marquess of Graham
Lord Ronald Graham
ParentsJames Graham, 7th Duke of Montrose
Isabel Veronia Sellar

James Graham, 8th Duke of Montrose (born 6 April 1935), known as Earl of Kincardine until 1954 and Marquess of Graham between 1954 and 1992, is a Southern Rhodesia-born hereditary peer of the Peerage of Scotland and a British Conservative Party politician.

The Duke of Montrose was a shadow minister for the Scotland Office before the 2010 General Election. He has also spent some time in China promoting renewable energy and environmental measures, and he is a fluent speaker of Mandarin.

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