List of Scottish royal mistresses
This page contains a list of notable Scottish royal mistresses. The list cannot be complete since some earlier kings had illegitimate children by unknown mothers.
Agnes Dunbar (mistress)
Agnes Dunbar (fl. late 14th century) was a mistress of King David II of Scotland, son of Robert the Bruce.She was the niece (and possibly fosterling) of Agnes Randolph, Countess of Dunbar and March.Sh...
Elizabeth Mure
Elizabeth Mure (died before May 1355) was mistress and then wife of Robert, High Steward of Scotland, and Guardian of Scotland (1338–1341 and from October 1346), who later became King Robert II of Sco...
Janet Kennedy
Janet Kennedy (c. 1480 – c. 1545), the first daughter of John Kennedy, 2nd Lord Kennedy and Lady Elizabeth Gordon. She became a mistress of King James IV of Scotland.Through her father, she was a gre...
Margaret Drummond (mistress)
Margaret Drummond (c. 1475 – 1501) was a daughter of John Drummond, 1st Lord Drummond, and a mistress of King James IV of Scotland. She was a great-great-great-great-niece of the Margaret Drumm...
Margaret Drummond (mistress) - Wikipedia
Elizabeth Hamilton, Countess of Orkney
Elizabeth Hamilton, Countess of Orkney (1657 – 19 April 1733), was an English courtier from the Villiers family and the acknowledged mistress of William III & II, King of England and Scotland, fro...
Elizabeth Hamilton, Countess of Orkney - Wikipedia
Elizabeth Bethune
Elizabeth Bethune, or Beaton, was one of the mistresses of King James V of Scotland. Their daughter Jean married Archibald Campbell, 5th Earl of Argyll.Elizabeth was the daughter of Sir John Beaton of...
Clementina Walkinshaw
Clementina Maria Sophia Walkinshaw (1720 – November 1802) was the mistress of Bonnie Prince Charlie.Clementina was the youngest of the ten daughters of John Walkinshaw of Barrowhill (1671–1731) ...
Clementina Walkinshaw - Wikipedia
Euphemia Elphinstone
Euphemia Elphinstone (also written Euphame or Eupheme; 11 May 1509 – either 1542 or after 1547) was a mistress of James V of Scotland and the mother of his son Robert Stewart, 1st Earl of Orkney, born...
Anne Lyon, Countess of Kinghorne
Anne Lyon, Countess of Kinghorne (1579 – 27 February 1618) was the daughter of John Murray, 1st Earl of Tullibardine and Catherine Drummond. Originally called Lady Anne Murray, she was the mistress ...
Anne Lyon, Countess of Kinghorne - Wikipedia
Marion Boyd (mistress)
Marion Boyd (fl. late 15th century), also known as Margot or Margaret, was a mistress of King James IV of Scotland, and his first important mistress.They had three children: Alexander, born about 1490...
Margaret Erskine
Lady Margaret Erskine (died 5 May 1572) was a mistress of King James V of Scotland.She was a daughter of John Erskine, 5th Lord Erskine and Lady Margaret Campbell.James V had a number of mistresses in...
Robert Bruce (bastard)
Lord Robert Bruce (died 11 August 1332) was an illegitimate son of King Robert I of Scotland and an unknown mother. He was knighted and awarded the royal arms at Bannockburn. His father made him Lord ...