_. The engagement was announced 31 October, 2020, between James Malcolm Douglas Hay [born 30 May, 1985], scion of the Marquesses of Tweeddale, the eldest son of Malcolm Charles Hay of Seaton [born 4 March, 1956], of Edinglassie, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, by his wife the former Deborah Louise Rouse, & Edwina Chantal Elizabeth Langley [born 1985], daughter of Christopher J.M. Langley, of Alderton, Woodbridge, Suffolk, by his wife the former Diana Constance Mary Crewdson [born 11 June, 1959].
James Hay is descended from George Hay, 7th Marquis of Tweeddale [1753-1804].
Edwina Langley is a great-granddaughter of the 3rd Baron Grimthorpe [1891-1963].