Clan Carruthers

CLAN CARRUTHERS: From our friends at Clan MacEwen – an update on their search for a Chief.

A message from Commander of Clan MacEwen, Sir John R.H McEwen Bt. “If all goes according to plan, in June 2024 Clan MacEwen will have a Chief, for the first time since the 15th century. As Commander of the Clan I am required to seek out anyone who claims descent from our last Chief, Swene… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: From our friends at Clan MacEwen – an update on their search for a Chief.

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: The Rev. Gary Robert Carruthers – how to abuse the memory of a great and honourable man.

And the LLC/CCIS strike again The Rev Gary Robert Carruthers. NB As a member of the authorised and official group: Clan Carruthers Society (International), note the correct and official Carruthers clan badge on the jacket and hat and the Carruthers tartan tie proudly worn by a proud Canadian Carruthers. It is therefore truly sad when… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: The Rev. Gary Robert Carruthers – how to abuse the memory of a great and honourable man.

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: The golf club maker who made a difference.

A book by Tom Carruthers, on his namesake Thomas Carruthers (1840-1924) is available on Amazon., however we have permission from the publisher to offer the information below. This is the story of an Edinburgh golf club maker, famous throughout the golfing world in his day and is told here on our blog with permission of… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: The golf club maker who made a difference.

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: AN DROCHAID, newsletter of the Clans And Scottish Societies of Canada

Clan Carruthers being a member of CASSOC, are please to share with you their newsletter - An Drochaid (the Bridge). Interestingly, on page 14, there is a piece on the recent inauguration of a new Buchanan Clan Chief. Some of the Clan Chiefs in attendance. Our chief, Carruthers Of Holmains is in the middle wearing… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: AN DROCHAID, newsletter of the Clans And Scottish Societies of Canada

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: Update on Carruthers DNA Snp

Our Director of DNA research Mr Steve Colburn has issued this update and statement. It underlines the need for good research based on evidence, tenacity and accuracy. As such if it’s not published on this site, it has not been fact checked for its validity with regards Carruthers WILL THE REAL CARRUTHERS SNP MARKER PLEASE… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: Update on Carruthers DNA Snp

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: A COA -it’s an Achievement

With many questions appearing on the subject on certain pages in social media, some accurate some inaccurate, we came across this excellent piece by Dr Bruce Durie, Shennachie to the Chief of Durie, which with his permission we have chosen to share with you. Dr Durie is one of the formost experts in Scottish heraldry… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: A COA -it’s an Achievement

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: Will the real King Arthur please stand up.

A 1470 reproduction of Évrard d'Espinques' illumination of the Prose Lancelot, showing King Arthur presiding at the Round Table with his Knights (Wiki) For those regular readers of our blogs, we are all aware of the nonsense some choose to print, regarding the Carruthers name. None of these more obscure than in claims that, along with most every other famous person… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: Will the real King Arthur please stand up.