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Alan Breck Stewart - Jacobite Adventurer

The foster-brother of James Stewart of the Glens. He fought in the Jacobite rebellion of 1745 and with James was wrongly accused of the Appin murder of Colin Campbell of Glenure (1708-1752) on 14 May 1752. James was hanged for the murder, but Alan fled into exile and died in France in 1789. Alan Breck Stewart appears with his brother in the novels Kidnapped and Catriona (1893) by Robert Louis Stevenson.

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