Plan Q Strachan

As mentioned, one might accurately describe Clan Strachan as a Lowland Clan within the Highland Region. As he was without male heir, his title and the baronetcy became dormant in 1854. As a result of this marriage between the Strachan of Glenkindie and the Earldom of Mar, Strachans may wear the Tribe of Mar tartan. Will eventually become the recognized and legal hereditary Chief of Clan Strachan. The Clan Strachan Society will be notifying its membership and those on their email lists of tentative plans as time approaches.

  • with all their just pertinents, correct bounds, etc.
  • The baronetcy passed to a distant relative, Sir James Strachan of Inchtuthill.
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  • Mearns were held under the Mormaer of the Mearns, Máel Petair of Mearns.
  • Margaret Mar, and gained the lands and baronetcy of Glenkindie.

Similarly suggesting the main medieval settlement of Strachan was located much farther to the west than where the main body of the current village is located. Also received the lands of Drummayeth, Hackmangerum, Acheyclare, and Moncur. During this period, five new Houses of Strachan were formed. Strachan was a broken clan by this time, and progressive generations of this surviving line had begun failing in the male line.

Como jugador, Strachan disputó 50 partidos con la camiseta de la selección escocesa y fue elegido en 1980 como mejor jugador del año en Escocia y en 1991 mejor futbolista de Reino Unido. It is highly unlikely this is a coincidence, as all these grants occurred almost simultaneously, particularly as they involved marriages, and marriages amongst the nobility were typically political. Sheriffdoms were generally thought to be hereditary. Who had disinherited them arriving captive in London. Unfortunately, Dundee, and the rising hope of the Jacobite cause, was slain in the hour of its own victory. Sir Richard captured all four French vessels with little loss of British life. Some debate exists as to whether the sale was due to a financial over encumbrance, or fear that a more senior claim might be made. One source tells us that Máel Petair was the son of a Máel Coluim.

This being King John Balliol in 1292, and in 1306 would have been Red Comyn. And his heirs until about 1315. Among the highland dead, was also James Strachan, younger of Thornton. Sir Alexander Strachan of Thornton obtained the Baronet of Nova Scotia from King Charles I in 1625. Designed in 1987, by Tony Murray.

In 2024, there will be another Strachan Family Convention to recognize Rob as Hereditary Chief of the Honourable Clan Strachan. This allegiance to the government was passed down to his grandson, Sir Patrick was imprisoned by the Jacobites during the first Rebellion in 1715, and on his release he appears to have been very active in the disarming of the country. Baronet from the direct line of the chieftainship of the Clan Strachan, commanded a squadron. With a little persuasion King David reinstated the Strachans, among others. It was first seen in 1999, and was registered in 2000. As would be expected given the barony of Strachan was held by the Crown, and part of the Royal Demesne.

Additionally, as the Earldom of Mar were related to the King Robert the Bruce, descendants from this marriage would no doubt have royal blood. From thenceforth, the Strachans of Thornton and the Strachans of Glenkindie became the two principal chieftains of the Strachan family. Was wounded in the face by two arrows, and eventually captured. Perhaps just south and west of the Mill of Strachan in the area of Little Ennochie, Balblyth, Weir or Cuttieshillock, in the District of Strachan. Under the supervision of the Court of the Lord Lyon on 11 April 2014 in Edinburgh. Thomas de Strachan got the lands of Knock in Kincardineshire. At Culloden, there are a number of Strachans who are recorded in the ranks of the Jacobites. It separates two distinctly different physiographic regions: the Highlands from the Lowlands, but in most places it is only recognisable as a change in topography.

  • Knock, Glenkindie, Thornton, Lenturk, and a barony in Aberdeenshire.
  • It is thus apparent the Royalist sentiments passed from father to son.
  • in succession of Alexander Comyn, the Earl of Buchan.
  • witness with William Keith, the Earl Marshall.
  • and others fall within this same category.

Therefore, the auld Barony of Strachan is located within the Highland Region. And as such Ranulf de Strachan and his heirs were direct vassals of the crown. His name occurs in many sources because he was the man who, in 1094, is often credited for the murder of King Duncan II of Scotland.

Strachan of that Ilk, holding crown lands, were no doubt beholding to the sovereign and would have supported the King of Scotland, and his heirs. King David II himself granted to Donald de Strachan and his wife Annabel very extensive lands in Forfarshire, and a barony in Aberdeenshire. This may support the thesis that Strachan of that Ilk were related to the Alexander Comyn, Earl of Buchan. Hide content and notifications from this user. Son, John Comyn, Earl of Buchan. In 1380, the granted the lands of Petgervy to his son Galfrid. Name it is merely an indication of where the individual came from, and it cannot be assumed that people with the surname are necessarily ancestors. When Robert the Bruce murdered Red Comyn at the altar at Grayfriars Abbey, the new heir to the throne of Scotland was John Comyn, Earl of Buchan. All Houses of Strachan were extinct except for the Representor of Thornton who was now residing in London.

Around 1350, many of the families that benefited from Robert the Bruce confiscations and disinheritance rushed to make amends with promises of noble marriages and grants of land. Hart rampant Or attired and ungulled Gules charged with a saltire Argent and in its mouth a California Poppy Proper. The Village of Strachan is located some 20 miles southwest of Aberdeen, in the Royal Deeside Grampian Highlands of Scotland. Sir Richard died in 1829 without male heir. During that period, Lowlanders generally considered Highlanders outlaws and traitors to the Scottish Crown. Sir James, minister of Keith, is believed to be from the senior line of Monboddo by a charter under the great seal in 1663. In 1348, seven years before Adam Strachan obtained Glenkindie, a Sir James Strachan of Monboddo married Agnete, heiress of the Barony of Thornton, which had been granted to her father by Robert I in 1309. Una organización sin ánimo de lucro.

According to Innes, an Armigerous Clan Society as a corporate Armiger is responsible to act as the economic and business affairs arm of the clan, subordinate to the Chief. If one king could disinherit them, why should not another? Have signed a Warrant authorizing the Lyon Clerk to prepare a Commission appointing Charles Robert Lund Strachan to be Commander of the Hounourable Clan Strachan for a period of 5 years. It follows that there must have been some new motivation that made marriage with the Strachans politically desirable.

The remains of John Strachan has been identified at Culloden, and is in the ranks of the Jacobites. You signed out in another tab or window. And Stranahan are also recognized derivations of Strachan. To receive her property on her behalf. And his son died fighting alongside of the Earl of Buchan, and all of whom serving in the same division under the direct command of King David of Scotland. Cross took place to the west of Durham, England, on 17 October 1346.

You signed in with another tab or window. In 2014 to recognize a new Commander for Clan Strachan, Rob Strachan, Mill of Strachan, Strachan, Aberdeenshire. Mormaerdom, and converted it to crown lands. Edit section: Highland or Lowland Clan? The Commander will likely become the hereditary Chief of Clan Strachan after waiting 10 years. Perform that action at this time.

Would have a priority claim for the Chiefship.