Princess Louise - Queen Victoria's daughter and wife of the 9th Duke of Argyll
6th child of Prince Albert (1819-1861) & Queen Victoria (1819-1901) & wife of John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell (1845–1914) Marquess of Lorne, 9th Duke of Argyll. Princess Louise Caroline Alberta (1848-1939) by Hills & Saunders circa 1870. Her parents Queen Victoria & Prince Albert were close friends of her husbands parents, George Douglas Campbell (1823-1900) 8th Duke of Argyll & his 1st wife Lady Elizabeth Georgiana Southerland-Leveson-Gower (1824-1878).
rumours spread that Louise was having an affair with Arthur Bigge the Queen's assistant private secretary. Beatrice mentioned the rumours to the Queen's physician Prince Henry claimed to have seen Bigge drinking to Louise's health. Louise denied the rumour, claiming it was started by Beatrice and Helena to undermine her at court. on Henry's death relations between the sisters sporadically improved it was Louise rather than the Queen, who was the first to arrive to be with the widowed Beatric...