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Robert Stuart, Duke of Kintyre and Lorne

Robert Bruce Stuart, Duke of Kintyre and Lorne (18 January 1602 – 27 May 1602) was the fifth child of James VI of Scots and Anne of Denmark. He was born at Dalkeith Castle, Scotland. On 2 May 1602 he was created Duke of Kintyre and Lorne, Marquess of Wigton, Earl of Carrick and Lord of Annandale, all in the Peerage of Scotland. On his death, at the age of four months, all his titles, created only 25 days earlier, became extinct. He died at Dunfermline Palace, Fife, Scotland and was buried at Dunfermline Abbey.[1]

Duke of Kintyre and Lorne
Robert, Duke of Kintyre in a 1625 engraving by James Webster
Born18 January 1602
Dunfermline Palace, Fife, Scotland
Died(1602-05-27)27 May 1602 (aged 4 months 9 days)
Dunfermline Palace, Fife, Scotland
Dunfermline Palace
Full name
Robert Bruce Stuart
FatherJames VI
MotherAnne of Denmark

His older siblings included Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales, Elizabeth of Bohemia, and King Charles I.


  1. ^ WEIR, Alison, "Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy", (1989), Pimlico :London