Stirling-Maxwell, John, Sir, 10th Baronet, of Pollok (1866 -1956)

Sir John Stirling Maxwell, 10th Baronet of Pollok, was the eldest son of Sir William Stirling Maxwell, 9th Baronet, and Anne Maria Melville, daughter of the 8th Earl of Leven. He was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge, where he took his B.A. in 1894 and his M.A. in 1919. He was Member of Parliament for Glasgow College 1895 1906, and Assistant Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for the Colonies. He married, 12 November 1901, Ann Christian Maxwell, eldest daughter of Sir Herbert Eustace Maxwell, 7th Baronet of Monreith. He was Chairman of the Forestry Commission 1929 1932, and of the Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Scotland from 1940. He was made a Knight of the Thistle in 1929.

Seat / Residence(s): Pollok House, Glasgow
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Stirling-Maxwell, John, Sir, 10th Baronet, of Pollok  (1866 - 1956) (Stamp 1) Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) impaling A double headed eagle displayed on the breast an escutcheon charged with a saltire on which is a hurcheon or hedgehog all within a bordure (Maxwell of Monreith)
Quarterings: 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) impaling A double headed eagle displayed on the breast an escutcheon charged with a saltire on which is a hurcheon or hedgehog all within a bordure (Maxwell of Monreith)
Impalement: A double headed eagle displayed on the breast an escutcheon charged with a saltire on which is a hurcheon or hedgehog all within a bordure (Maxwell of Monreith)
Heraldic Charges: bend, on a, Heraldic Charges: bordure, Heraldic Charges: buckles (3), Heraldic Charges: eagle, double-headed, displayed, Heraldic Charges: escutcheon, Heraldic Charges: hedgehog, Heraldic Charges: ring, Heraldic Charges: saltire, Heraldic Charges: saltire, on a
Stirling-Maxwell, John, Sir, 10th Baronet, of Pollok  (1866 - 1956) (Stamp 2) Monogram: I S M M S I
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) in fess point the badge of a Baronet of Nova Scotia
Quarterings: 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) in fess point the badge of a Baronet of Nova Scotia
Badge: a Baronet of Nova Scotia
Heraldic Charges: saltire, on a, Heraldic Charges: bend, on a, Heraldic Charges: ring, Heraldic Charges: buckles (3), Heraldic Charges: escutcheon
Stirling-Maxwell, John, Sir, 10th Baronet, of Pollok  (1866 - 1956) (Stamp 3)
Stirling-Maxwell, John, Sir, 10th Baronet, of Pollok  (1866 - 1956) (Stamp 4) Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) in fess point the badge of a Baronet of Nova Scotia
Quarterings: 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) in fess point the badge of a Baronet of Nova Scotia
Badge: a Baronet of Nova Scotia
Heraldic Charges: saltire, on a, Heraldic Charges: bend, on a, Heraldic Charges: eagle, double-headed, displayed, Heraldic Charges: ring, Heraldic Charges: buckles (3)
Stirling-Maxwell, John, Sir, 10th Baronet, of Pollok  (1866 - 1956) (Stamp 5) Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) impaling A double headed eagle displayed on the breast an escutcheon charged with a saltire on which is a hurcheon or hedgehog all within a bordure (Maxwell of Monreith)
Quarterings: 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) impaling A double headed eagle displayed on the breast an escutcheon charged with a saltire on which is a hurcheon or hedgehog all within a bordure (Maxwell of Monreith)
Impalement: A double headed eagle displayed on the breast an escutcheon charged with a saltire on which is a hurcheon or hedgehog all within a bordure (Maxwell of Monreith)
Heraldic Charges: saltire, on a, Heraldic Charges: bend, on a, Heraldic Charges: eagle, double-headed, displayed, Heraldic Charges: ring, Heraldic Charges: buckles (3), Heraldic Charges: escutcheon, Heraldic Charges: saltire, Heraldic Charges: hedgehog, Heraldic Charges: bordure
Stirling-Maxwell, John, Sir, 10th Baronet, of Pollok  (1866 - 1956) (Stamp 6) Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) impaling A double headed eagle displayed on the breast an escutcheon charged with a saltire on which is a hurcheon or hedgehog all within a bordure (Maxwell of Monreith)
Quarterings: 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling) impaling A double headed eagle displayed on the breast an escutcheon charged with a saltire on which is a hurcheon or hedgehog all within a bordure (Maxwell of Monreith)
Impalement: A double headed eagle displayed on the breast an escutcheon charged with a saltire on which is a hurcheon or hedgehog all within a bordure (Maxwell of Monreith)
Heraldic Charges: saltire, on a, Heraldic Charges: bend, on a, Heraldic Charges: eagle, double-headed, displayed, Heraldic Charges: ring, Heraldic Charges: buckles (3), Heraldic Charges: escutcheon, Heraldic Charges: saltire, Heraldic Charges: hedgehog, Heraldic Charges: bordure
Stirling-Maxwell, John, Sir, 10th Baronet, of Pollok  (1866 - 1956) (Stamp 7) Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling)
Quarterings: 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling)
Heraldic Charges: saltire, on a, Heraldic Charges: ring, Heraldic Charges: buckles (3)
Stirling-Maxwell, John, Sir, 10th Baronet, of Pollok  (1866 - 1956) (Stamp 8) Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling)
Quarterings: 1 & 4 On a saltire a ring gemmed (Maxwell) 2 & 3. On a bend three buckles (Stirling)
Heraldic Charges: saltire, on a, Heraldic Charges: ring, Heraldic Charges: buckles (3)