1700s in Scotland

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A list of events and people in Scotland in the 1700s:

1690s | 1700s | 1710s

Incumbents[edit]

Monarch of Scotland

Duke of Rothesay, Prince and Great Steward of Scotland and etc.

  • Vacant

(*Following the Act of Union of 1707, Anne became the Queen of the newly formed Kingdom of Great Britain.)

Events[edit]

1700[edit]

1701[edit]

1702[edit]

  • 8 March - King William II of Scotland (William III of England and Ireland) dies and is succeeded by Queen Anne on the English, Scottish and Irish thrones.

1703[edit]

1704[edit]

1705[edit]

1706[edit]

1707[edit]

1708[edit]

1709[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Undiscovered Scotland, timeline". Archived from the original on 27 July 2009. Retrieved 2008-01-06. 
  2. ^ a b State of the Union: Unionism and the Alternatives in the United Kingdom since 1707. By Iain mclean and Alistair mcmillan. Pp. xiii, 283. ISBN 0-19-925820-1. Retrieved 2008-01-06. 
  3. ^ a b Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. p. 291. ISBN 0-304-35730-8. 
  4. ^ "Union with Scotland (Amendment ) Act 1707". Archived from the original on 27 July 2009. Retrieved 2008-02-10.