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Buchanan family crest
Gaelic Name: Cononach    
Crest: A dexter hand holding up a ducal cap (Proper), tufted on the top with a rose Gules, within two laurel branches in orle (also Proper)
Motto: Clarior hinc honos (Hence the brighter honour)
Badge: Bilberry
Lands: Loch Lomond-shire
Origin of Name: from Both-Charain (Canon's Seat)
Buchanan family history The Buchanan name has been grounded in the lands surrounding the shores of Loch Lomond since 1225, when a grant by the Earls of Lennox to Sir Absalon of Buchanan, referred to in contemporaneous sources ...
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Buchanan family map Buchanan clan map - see where the Buchanan Clan was originally from
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Buchanan famous people There are many famous people who are part of the Buchanan Clan
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Buchanan family shop A shop with your name on it - We have gathered a selection of Buchanan products all made in Scotland. Buy some of your family history.
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Buchanan family links A range of Buchanan links from Buchanan Clan Societies to personal Buchanan sites so you can find out more about the clan.
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