Lord Forbes of Pitsligo
was a title in the Peerage of Scotland
. It was created on 24 June 1633
for Alexander Forbes
. He was a descendant of Sir William Forbes, brother of Alexander Forbes, 1st Lord Forbes (see the Lord Forbes
). In 1746
, the fourth Lord was attainted for his involvement in the Jacobite Rising of 1745
, with the lordship forfeited.
The seat of the Lords Forbes of Pitsligo was Pitsligo Castle in Aberdeenshire.
Lords Forbes of Pitsligo (1633)
- Kidd, Charles, Williamson, David (editors). Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage (1990 edition). New York: St Martin's Press, 1990.
- Leigh Rayment's Peerage Page