Clan Marjoribanks

Basic Info.

Marjoribanks Clan Crest

Marjoribanks Clan Crest


Crest: A demi-griffin Proper, issuant from a crest coronet Or
Motto: Et Custos Et Pugnax (Both a preserver and a champion)
Historic Seat: Balbardie House, West Lothian
Clan Chief: Andrew George Marjoribanks of that Ilk


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Marjoribanks Tartan

Marjoribanks Clan

Marjoribanks Clan

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Clan History

Balbardie House

Balbardie House

Marjoribanks History

Princess Marjorie, the only daughter of King Robert the Bruce, married Walter Stewart, High Steward of Scotland, in 1316. She was thus the mother of the first of the royal Stewarts, and received as part of her marriage settlement lands in Renfrewshire which became known as Terre de Marjorie, later Marjoribanks. The name is pronounced ‘Marchbanks’, and Nisbet asserts that the family who acquired the lands of the princess and took her name were originally kin to the Johnston Lords of Annandale.

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Clan Lands

Marjoribanks Lands

Marjoribanks Map

Marjoribanks Map – from Gill Humphrys’ Clan Map of Scotland

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