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Lieutenant- Colonel Wilfred Dallas Cairns, 4th Earl Cairns, CMG, DL (28 November 1865 – 23 October 1946) was a peer of the United Kingdom and a Rifle Brigade officer.

Born in 1865, he succeeded as the 4th Earl Cairns on the death of his older brother Herbert John Cairns in 1905. He bought and restored Farleigh House at Farleigh Hungerford in Somerset and lived there for most of the second half of his life. His daughter Hester married Robert Bourne rower and politician.[1] .


Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Herbert Cairns
Earl Cairns
Succeeded by
David Charles Cairns


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