According to American History, the Star Spangled Banner, which led to the anthem of the same name, was raised over Fort Henry in Baltimore on the 14th September 1814. This was done to celebrate a crucial victory over the British during the war of 1812-1815. It is said that the sight of those Broad stripes… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: The Star Spangled Banner
CLAN CARRUTHERS SOCIETY - UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 501(c)(3) Registered Organisation (Proudly representing all Carruthers and derivatrives of our Name in the USA) WHO ARE WE Clan Carruthers is a Scottish Border Clan and Family, who can trace their paternal line back to 900AD and a Swedish male and their maternal line much further into… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: Meet the USA Board
THOMAS GEORGE CARRUTHERS This is the history of Thomas George Caruthers, born 14, March 1850 to the Reverend Richard Alexander and Nancy Cook Caruthers in Tylersburg, Clarion County Pennsylvania. His father Reverend R. A. Caruthers was a man of faith being a Circuit Rider with the Methodist Church. The family would stay in the Pennsylvania area… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: Thomas George Caruthers: The History of a Kansas Pioneer.
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After the Society's inception in 2017, our Clan Commissioner for the USA, Dana Caruthers Norton advised us that the Council Of Scottish Clans & Associations was the premier clan organisation to be in membership of in the US. She discussed her plans with us and enrolled us into this organisation. We are proud to be… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: Article in the COSCA Claymore
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As our readers know, the Society will always publish information based on current evidence. We try to inform and educate on subjects directly involving or about immediate family. We also like to publish items that have influenced Scottish society as a whole, which would reflect the lifestyle and hardship of our family in the past. Having… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: The Myth of the Scottish Slave.
As we are aware, the role of the Lord Lyon and his influence supersedes the boundaries of Scotland itself, extending to wherever the Scottish diaspora exits. This is clearly seen in the regions of Canada, the United States of America and Australia, where respectable organisations, Festivals, Games and Gatherings embrace the decisions of the Lyon… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: Yankee Sorts out the Court of the Lord Lyon
We have pleasure in announcing that Mrs Dana Caruthers Norton was elected as a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland at their AGM on St Andrews Night, the 30th of November 2019. This entitles her to use the post-nominal FSA Scot. Dana was accepted for her strong background in Genealogy and Carruthers history… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: Dana Caruthers Norton, FSA Scot.
As a Society, and as many will be aware, we have been concentrating for over 12 years on taking the official path to have a Chief recognised through the Lord Lyon in Scotland. This has been achieved and we now have our first Chief in 210 years. Of course, this did not mean that we… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: Legal in the U.S.A.