1766 – Born on the 20th of July in Fife, Scotland.
1778 – He married to Mary Nisbet.
1799 – He served as a ambassador to the Ottoman Empire.
1807 – He divorced her for adultery by legal actions.
1810 – He married for the second time to Elizabeth Townsend Oswald on the 21st of September.
1841 – He died on the 14th of November in Paris, France.