Clan Galloway is a Scottish clan associated with the region of Galloway in southwestern Scotland. The clan’s history can be traced back to the ancient kingdom of Galloway. The Galloways were powerful landowners and ruled over extensive territories. One notable figure from Clan Galloway is Alan of Galloway, who lived during the 12th century. He was a prominent nobleman and ruler of the Lordship of Galloway. Alan of Galloway played a significant role in Scottish politics and was involved in conflicts with neighboring powers.