9 Nov 2008, 9:02 p.m. - Terry Foreman

Sir Thomas Rutherford of Hunthill, 2nd Baron Rutherford, in 1664 inherited the barony (but not his earldom) from Andrew Rutherford (Baron Rutherford, Earl of Teviot) http://www.pepysdiary.com/encyclopedia/5727/ "in virtue of a general settlement executed by the first Lord Rutherford at Portsmouth, 23, December 1663; [d]ied, without issue, [11] April 1668." http://www.electricscotland.com/history/nation/rutherford.htm Sir Thomas was involved in the victual supply business for Tangier.

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Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.

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