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Leader of the unsuccessful Jacobite rebellion of 1745-46
The daughter of Alan, the last Celtic lord of Galloway; founded Balliol College.
Jacobite sympathiser who helped Prince Charles flee Scotland.
Leader of the first Jacobite rebellion in 1715, and father of Prince Charles.
One of four noblemen who drew up the National Covenant.
The second Scottish husband of Queen Mary.
The Highland ghillie who rose to become Queen Victoria's esquire and personal retainer.
A Guardian of Scotland who fought for Wallace and competed for the throne.
One of the writers of the Scottish Covenant.
Part outlaw, part folk-hero, but always true to himself.
The 'Black Douglas', champion of Robert The Bruce, and scourge of the English.
His patriotic resistance to the English opened the way to independence.
The right-hand man of Charles II in Scotland.
The first to produce commercial quantities of iron in Scotland.
Agricultural economist and statistician well ahead of his time.
French-born wife of James V and mother of Mary, Queen of Scots.
The first Scottish husband of Queen Mary.
He fought in the American War of Independence, composed popular airs, and built a harbour. 18 matches in the Famous Historical Figures sector