- Kenneth Elliott
(fl ? 1568–1582). Scottish composer. He may be connected with the Dundee family of that name which numbered scholars, doctors and burgesses among its members. There is a possible reference to him in London church registers listing foreign residents: for 1568 there appear under ‘Aldrichegate Warde, The Parishe of St Leonardes in Fosterlane … James Caldwell, a Scott, mynstrell, and William Kenloughe dwellinge with hym’. As secret messenger between the Catholic faction in Scotland and the captive Mary Queen of Scots, he is almost certainly the ‘Mr William Kynlowgch’ mentioned in a letter from James Lauder (musician and also personal envoy of Mary) to his son, dated ...