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Clans

The following is a list of the known clans in Scotland, with their ancient badges:

  • Buchanan - birch
  • Cameron - oak
  • Campbell - myrtle
  • Chisholm - alder
  • Colquhoun - hazel
  • Cumming - common sallow
  • Drummond - holly
  • Farquharson - purple fox-glove
  • Ferguson - popular
  • Forbes - broom
  • Fraser - yew
  • Gordon - ivy
  • Graham - laurel
  • Grant - cranberry heath
  • Gun - rosewort
  • Lamont - crab apple tree
  • M’Alister - 5-leaved heath
  • M’Donald - bell heath
  • M’Donnell - mountain heath
  • M’Dougall - cypress
  • M’Farlane - cloudberry bush
  • M’Gregor - pine
  • M’Intosh - boxwood
  • M’Kay - bulrush
  • M’Kenzie - beer-grass
  • M’Kinnon - St. John’s wort
  • M’Lachlan - mountain ash
  • M’Lean - blackberry heath
  • M’Leod - red whortleberries
  • M’Nab - rose blackberries
  • M’Neil - sea=ware
  • M’Pherson - variegated box-wood
  • M’Quarrie - blackthorn
  • M’Rae - fir-club moss
  • Menzies - ash
  • Munro - eagle’s feathers
  • Murray - juniper
  • Ogilvie - hawthorne
  • Oliphant - great maple
  • Robertson - fern or breechans
  • Rose - briar-rose
  • Ross - bear-berries
  • Sinclair - clover
  • Stewart - thistle
  • Sutherland - cats-tail grass

Harper’s Book of Facts, 1905.