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Prince James Francis Edward Stuart by Anton Raphael Mengs. During the Jacobite rising of 1715 the Mackintoshes remained loyal to the Stuart cause.Lachlan Mackintosh led eight hundred clansmen in support of the Jacobites, under his cousin, Mackintosh of Borlum. However they were defeated at the Battle of Preston (1715). After this, many clansmen were transported to the Americas.

The Athenaeum - Prince James Francis Edward Stuart (Anton Raphael Mengs - )

William III and Mary II (1689-1702 AD)

King William III and Queen Mary II House of Orange. cousin 8 times removed to Elizabeth II. Succeeded by Mary's sister, Anne.

David II, King of Scotland - son of Robert the Bruce & Elizabeth de Burgh. In accordance with the terms of the Treaty of Northampton, David married Joan, the daughter of Edward II & Isabella of England (he was 4 & she was 7 yrs old). Ironically she was the granddaughter of Edward Longshanks - the Hammer of the Scots...  20th G Grand Uncle

David II, King of Scotland - son of Robert the Bruce & Elizabeth de Burgh…

Boys and a dog.  This reminds me of the painting Jamie's mother made of her two sons and their dog.

Plaid - Antique Painting of Two Children wearing Tartan, in The Highlands - by Artist James Currie

Culloden Battlefield, near Inverness

Supernatural Scotland

Culloden Moor is the site of the last hand-to-hand battle on British soil. An extremely atmospheric place with a great visitor centre Well worth a visit!

The Almost Complete Greek God Family Tree

The Almost Complete Greek God Family Tree

The Greek god family tree. (Not pictured: literally thousands of minor gods, demigods, and folks of a mythological persuasion.

William III, King of England, Scotland and Ireland. William of Orange (1650-1702) was invited by a conspiracy of English notables to depose the Catholic James II and assume the throne in his stead. The invasion, which was virtually bloodless, was successful and became known as the 'Glorious Revolution'. James fled to France and the Prince of Orange was crowned William III of Great Britain and Ireland on 11 April 1689. He co-ruled with his wife Mary II from 1689,

William III, King of England, Scotland and Ireland. William of Orange (1650-1702) was invited by a conspiracy of English notables to depose the Catholic James II and assume the throne in his stead. The invasion, which was virtually bloodless, was successful and became known as the 'Glorious Revolution'. James fled to France and the Prince of Orange was crowned William III of Great Britain and Ireland on 11 April 1689. He co-ruled with his wife Mary II from 1689,

Prince Charlies 1720-88 farewell to Flora Macdonald 1722-90 - (after) Joy, George William

Outlander: Painting by George W. Joy depicting Bonnie Prince Charlie taking his leave with the Scottish heroine Flora MacDonald, after she helped him flee Scotland.

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