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MacDonald family crest
Gaelic Name: MacDhomhnuill
Motto: Per mare per terras (By sea and by land)
Badge: Heather
Lands: The Western Isles
Origin of Name: Gaelic, Domhnull (World ruler)
Clan Chief The Rt. Hon. The Lord MacDonald
MacDonald family history Magnus Barefoot, the King of Norway, sailed across the North Sea in 1098 to re-establish his country’s power in Celtic lands. He made an agreement with Edgar, King of Scots, that he would settle ...
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MacDonald family map MacDonald clan map - see where the MacDonald Clan was originally from
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MacDonald famous people There are many famous people who are part of the MacDonald Clan
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MacDonald family links A range of MacDonald links from MacDonald Clan Societies to personal MacDonald sites so you can find out more about the clan.
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