Dougal Mackenzie

Outlander Who Is Dougal MacKenzie?

Outlander Who Is Dougal MacKenzie

Dougal MacKenzie is the younger brother of Colum MacKenzie the Laird of the clan MacKenzie, of Castle Leoch.

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Dougal has become War Chieftain of Clan MacKenzie as Colum is suffering from a debilitating condition. While Dougal is his brother Colum’s loyal right hand, he can also be hotheaded and somewhat reckless. A skilled and experienced warrior Dougal commands respect in any setting and is feared by many.

Dougal secretly supports the Jacobite cause, unlike the Laird Colum. Dougal has a sharp mind, and his plotting seems never ending. Dougal harbours a not so secret desire for Claire.