Clan Cochrane

Basic Info.

Cochrane Clan Crest

Cochrane Clan Crest


Crest: A horse passant, Argent
Motto: Virtue Et Labore (By valour and exertion)
Origin of Name: Territorial
Region: Lowlands
Seat: Lochnell Castle, Argyll
Clan Chief: The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Dundonald

>>view more Clan Cochrane Facts


Cochrane Tartan

Cochrane Modern

Cochrane Modern

Cochrane Clan tartan

>>view more Clan Cochrane Tartans

Clan History

Charles I

Charles I

Cochrane History

It is thought that the ancestry of this family began with a Viking warrior who decided to settle in Renfrewshire in the ninth century. There are a number of theories as to the creation of the name this Viking’s descendants took.

After fighting so ferociously in a battle, an early family member was praised by his leader as ‘brave fellow’

read the clan history >

Clan Lands

Cochrane Lands

Cochrane Map

Cochrane Map – from Gill Humphrys’ Clan Map of Scotland

View Clan Mapwe have created a google map for this Clan showing Clan Lands and Places.
View map >>

Clan Cochrane Posts

Clan Cochrane Gallery