Historical figures

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Charles Edward Stewart / Famous Historical Figures

Leader of the unsuccessful Jacobite rebellion of 1745-46

Devorguilla Balliol / Famous Historical Figures

The daughter of Alan, the last Celtic lord of Galloway; founded Balliol College.

Flora MacDonald / Famous Historical Figures

Jacobite sympathiser who helped Prince Charles flee Scotland.

James Edward Stewart / Famous Historical Figures

Leader of the first Jacobite rebellion in 1715, and father of Prince Charles.

James Graham, Earl of Montrose / Famous Historical Figures

One of four noblemen who drew up the National Covenant.

James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell / Famous Historical Figures

The second Scottish husband of Queen Mary.

John Brown / Famous Historical Figures

The Highland ghillie who rose to become Queen Victoria's esquire and personal retainer.

John Comyn / Famous Historical Figures

A Guardian of Scotland who fought for Wallace and competed for the throne.

John Leslie, 6th Earl of Rothes / Famous Historical Figures

One of the writers of the Scottish Covenant.

Rob Roy MacGregor / Famous Historical Figures

Part outlaw, part folk-hero, but always true to himself.

Sir James Douglas / Famous Historical Figures

The 'Black Douglas', champion of Robert The Bruce, and scourge of the English.

William Wallace, Patriot / Famous Historical Figures

His patriotic resistance to the English opened the way to independence.

John Maitland, 2nd Earl of Lauderdale / Famous Historical Figures

The right-hand man of Charles II in Scotland.

William Cadell / Famous Historical Figures

The first to produce commercial quantities of iron in Scotland.

Sir John Sinclair / Famous Historical Figures

Agricultural economist and statistician well ahead of his time.

Mary of Guise / Famous Historical Figures

French-born wife of James V and mother of Mary, Queen of Scots.

Lord Henry Stewart Darnley / Famous Historical Figures

The first Scottish husband of Queen Mary.

Hugh Montgomerie, 12th Earl of Eglinton / Famous Historical Figures

He fought in the American War of Independence, composed popular airs, and built a harbour. 18 matches in the Famous Historical Figures sector

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