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Hay family crest
Gaelic Name: Mac Garaidh
Motto: Serva jugum (Keep the yoke)
Badge: Mistletoe
Lands: Aberdeenshire and Tweeddale
Origin of Name: French, hail (a hedge)
Clan Chief The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Erroll
Hay family history The de la Hayes were a powerful Norman family, princes of whom came with William the Conqueror to England in 1066. The name means hedge, and was not translated into the English language. In Gaelic, however, ...
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Hay family map Hay clan map - see where the Hay Clan was originally from
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Hay famous people There are many famous people who are part of the Hay Clan
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Hay family shop A shop with your name on it - We have gathered a selection of Hay products all made in Scotland. Buy some of your family history.
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Hay family links A range of Hay links from Hay Clan Societies to personal Hay sites so you can find out more about the clan.
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