When Claude George Bowes-Lyon 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne was born on 14 March 1855, in Chelsea, Middlesex, England, his father, Claude George Bowes-Lyon 13th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, was 30 and his mother, Countess Frances Dora Smith, was 22. He married Nina Cecilia Cavendish Bentinck on 16 July 1881, in Petersham, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in St Paul's Walden, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom in 1918. He died on 7 November 1944, in Glamis Castle, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 89, and was buried in Glamis Castle, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom.
from the Latin name Claudius . It was borne by various early saints, but its popularity in France is largely due to the fame of the 7th-century St Claude of Besançon. This form is widely used in the English-speaking world and has superseded Claud as the preferred spelling in Britain and the United States.