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Friday, August 02, 2019

Adrienne Drummond-Hay 1921-2018

_. Adrienne Drummond-Hay, who died 23 December, 2018, aged 97, was the second wife of George Thomson Drummond-Hay [1916-83], scion of the Earls of Kinnoull; she was Adrienne Ruth Southin, daughter of John William Southin, of Vancouver, and married [1]  ___Dillon, [2]____Russell, and [3] 1949 [divorced 1960] George Drummond-Hay. She is survived by four sons, John Dillon, and three sons from her marriage to Drummond-Hay, Eric, Charles and Leslie.

The Drummond-Hay surname came about in the mid-eighteenth century with the marriage of an Archbishop of York Robert Hay, later Hay-Drummond [1711-76], a son of the 8th Earl of Kinnoull, and one Henrietta Auriol. Their grandson, Edward, switched the surname round from Hay-Drummond to Drummond-Hay. The 7th Earl of Kinnoull's wife was the former Margaret Drummond, daughter of the 1st Viscount Strathallan.

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