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Queen Victoria's daughter Princess Louise 'had illegitimate son with brother's tutor'
Queen Victoria's rebellious sixth daughter Princess Louise had an illegitimate child with her brother's tutor, a leading biographer has claimed. Louise is thought to have given birth to a son. But soon after he was born, he was adopted by the son of Queen Victoria's gynaecologist, Frederick Locock.
André Adolfe Eugène Disdéri (1819-89) - Princess Louise and Prince Leopold, 1866 [in Portraits of Royal Children Vol.10 1866-67]
Another photograph of Princess Louise and Prince Leopold, 1866, from a whole series of them. [in Portraits of Royal Children Vol.10 1866-67] There are many volumes of 'Portraits of Royal Children' in the Royal Collection, and these are just part of it. Royal Collection Trust
Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll - National Portrait Gallery
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...
George Washington Wilson (1823-93) - Queen Victoria with Princess Louise, Marchioness of Lorne; Prince Leopold; the Marquess of Lorne and Princess Beatrice, 1878
Queen Victoria with Princess Louise, Marchioness of Lorne; Prince Leopold; the Marquess of Lorne and Princess Beatrice, 1878 | Royal Collection Trust
William Bambridge (1820-79) - Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein (1846-1923), when Princess Helena; Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll (1848-1939), when Princess Louise; and Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944), when Princess Beatrice
Princess Helena, Princess Louise and Princess Beatrice, March 10th 1863. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.49] | Royal Collection Trust