Baron Meston, of Agra in the Indian Empire and Dunnottar in the County of Kincardine, is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created on 29 December 1919 for the Indian civil servant and former Lieutenant-Governor of the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, Sir James Meston. As of 2010[update] the title is held by his grandson, the third Baron, who succeeded his father in 1984. He is a barrister and judge.
Barons Meston (1919)Edit
- James Scorgie Meston, 1st Baron Meston (1865–1943)
- Dougall Meston, 2nd Baron Meston (1894–1984)
- James Meston, 3rd Baron Meston (b. 1950)
The heir apparent is the present holder's son the Hon. Thomas James Dougall Meston (b. 1977)
- Hesilrige, Arthur G. M. (1921). Debrett's Peerage and Titles of courtesy. London: London: Dean & son, limited. p. 626.
- Kidd, Charles, Williamson, David (editors). Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage (1990 edition). New York: St Martin's Press, 1990.[page needed]
- Leigh Rayment's Peerage Pages [self-published source][better source needed]