Scottish clan
A Scottish clan (from Gaelic clann, "progeny") is a kinship group among the Scottish people. Clans give a sense of shared identity and descent to members, and in modern times have an official structur...
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List of Scottish clans
This is the list of Scottish clans with and without chiefs.The crest badges used by members of Scottish clans are based upon armorial bearings recorded by the Lord Lyon King of Arms in the Public Regi...
Tartan
Tartan is a pattern consisting of criss-crossed horizontal and vertical bands in multiple colours. Tartans originated in woven wool, but now they are made in many other materials. Tartan is particula...
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Kilt
The kilt is a knee-length non-bifurcated skirt-type garment with pleats at the rear, originating in the traditional dress of men and boys in the Scottish Highlands of the 16th century. Since the 19th ...
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Scottish crest badge
A Scottish crest badge is a heraldic badge worn to show allegiance to an individual or membership in a specific Scottish clan. Crest badges are commonly called clan crests, but this is a misnomer; the...
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List of crest badges used by Scottish clan members
This is the list of Scottish clans with and without chiefs.The crest badges used by members of Scottish clans are based upon armorial bearings recorded by the Lord Lyon King of Arms in the Public Regi...
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Clan badge
A clan badge, sometimes called a plant badge, is a badge or emblem, usually a sprig of a specific plant, that is used to identify a member of a particular Scottish clan. They are usually worn in a bon...
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Skelmorlie Castle
Skelmorlie Castle stands on the eastern shore of the Firth of Clyde, Scotland, at the north-western corner of the county of Ayrshire. The structure dates from 1502, and was formerly the seat and stro...
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Eachann Mac Goraidh MacAlasdair
Eachann Mac Goraidh MacAlasdair (English: Hector, son of Goffrey, son of Alexander, anglicised: Hector MacGorrie MacAlester), he became 6th of Loup, Chief of Clan MacAlister in 1636. He was hange...
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Clan MacLeod
Clan MacLeod (/ˌklæn mɨˈklaʊd/; Scottish Gaelic: Clann Mhic Leòid; [ˈkʰl̪ˠan̪ˠ viʰkʲ ˈlɔːtʲ]) is a Highland Scottish clan associated with the Isle of Skye. There are two main branches of the clan:...
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Aulay MacAulay of Ardincaple
Sir Aulay MacAulay of Ardincaple (died 1617) was a Scottish laird, knight, clan chief, and a shire commissioner. He was the son and heir of Walter MacAulay Ardincaple, who was the laird of Ardincaple ...
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Clan Bannerman
Clan Bannerman is a Lowland Scottish clan.
The surname Bannerman has its origin from the privilege of the family's ancestors having been the carriers of the royal standard (banner bearers) in the ...
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Clan Ramsay
Clan Ramsay is a Lowland Scottish clan.
In the eleventh century a ram in the sea is believed to have been an emblem on the seal of an abbey in Huntingdon. In 1124, David of Scotland, Earl of Hunti...
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Clan Hannay
Clan Hannay is a Lowland Scottish clan.
The Hannays are from the ancient princedom of Galloway. The name appears to have originally been spelt Ahannay but its origin is uncertain. It could derive ...
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Clan Boswell
Clan Boswell is a Lowland Scottish clan and is recognized as such by the Lord Lyon King of Arms. However the clan does not currently have a chief and is therefore considered an Armigerous clan.
Th...
Clan Barclay
Clan Barclay ( listen ) is a Lowland Scottish clan.
Since the eighteenth century, Barclay historians, noted for their low level in medieval scholarship, have assumed the Scottish family ...
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Battle of the North Inch
The Battle of the North Inch (also known as the Battle of the Clans) was a staged battle between the Chattan Confederation and the "Clan Kay" in September 1396. 30 men were selected to represent each...
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Clan Napier
Clan Napier is a Scottish clan.
Traditionally the Napiers are descended from the ancient Earls of Lennox who were one of the Celtic royal families of Scotland and Ireland. One theory holds that a ...
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Clan Grant
Clan Grant is a Highland Scottish clan.
It is almost certain that the ancestors of the chiefs of Clan Grant came to Scotland with the Normans to England where the name is found soon after the conq...
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Thomas Arbuthnot
Lieutenant General Sir Thomas Arbuthnot, KCB (11 September 1776 – 26 January 1849) was a British Army commander.
He was born in Rockfleet Castle, County Mayo, Ireland, the sixth son of John Arbuth...
Clan Gunn
Clan Gunn is a Scottish clan associated with northeastern Scotland, including Caithness and Sutherland and, arguably, the Orkney Islands. The Clan Gunn is one of the oldest Scottish Clans descended ...
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Clan Mackintosh
Clan Mackintosh (Clann Mhic an Tòisich) is a Scottish clan from Inverness in the Scottish Highlands. The chiefs of the Clan Mackintosh are also chiefs of the Chattan Confederation, a historic confeder...
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Scottish clan chief
The Scottish Gaelic word clann means children. In early times, and possibly even today, clan members believed themselves to descend from a common ancestor, the founder of the Scottish clan. From its p...
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Clan Sempill
Clan Sempill is a Lowland Scottish clan.
The name Sempill has been known in Renfrewshire since the twelfth century but its origins are obscure. The suggestions that it is a corruption of 'St Paul'...
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James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose (25 October 1612 – 21 May 1650) was a Scottish nobleman, poet and soldier, who initially joined the Covenanters in the Wars of the Three Kingdoms, but subs...
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Clan MacBean
Clan MacBain or MacBean is a highland Scottish clan and is also a part of the Chattan Confederation.
There could be several possible Gaelic origins for this name, with bheathain (lively one) being...
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