Crest: The trunk of an oak tree sprouting afresh, Proper
Motto: Abscissa Virescit (That torn down re-grows)
Clan Chief: None, armigerous clan
Bisset Clan tartan
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The first record of this name in Scotland is that of Henricus Byset who witnessed a charter of William the Lion, granted before 1198. His son was John Byset who witnessed a charter by Henry de Graham in 1204, and obtained from the king a grant of lands in the north.
Thomas de Bessat witnessed a Paisley charter in 1204.
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