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Forbes family crest
Gaelic Name: Foirbeis
Motto: Grace me guide
Badge: Broom
Lands: Aberdeenshire
Origin of Name: Placename, Aberdeenshire
Pipe Music: The Battle of Glen Eurann
Clan Chief The Rt. Hon. The Lord Forbes K.B.E., D.L.
Forbes family history Forbes is a parish in the Aberdeenshire area. A reliable tradition tells that the 'Braes o’ Forbes' were once uninhabitable because of bears living in the area. Oconachar, founder of the clan, killed ...
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