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https://www.macfarlane.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/09/macfarlane-name-origin-feature.jpg 1080 1920 Diana MacFarlane https://www.macfarlane.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/header-logo-6.png Diana MacFarlane2023-09-11 18:24:322023-09-11 18:33:14Clan MacFarlane’s Rich History and MacFarlane Name Origin
Discover the captivating history of Clan MacFarlane, one of Scotland's earliest clans with feudal charters, tracing their roots to the Celtic Earl of Lennox and their pivotal role in Scotland's fight for independence. Explore the intriguing origins of the MacFarlane name, from Gaelic variations to its connection with pre-Gaelic languages. Learn how the Plantation of Ulster influenced the clan's name variations. Plus, find out how the International Clan MacFarlane Society and Clan MacFarlane Heritage Trust work to preserve this rich heritage.
https://www.macfarlane.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/grave-02.jpg 1000 893 Kent Macfarlane https://www.macfarlane.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/header-logo-6.png Kent Macfarlane2019-06-10 17:16:372019-06-10 17:16:37 TWO INTERESTING GRAVE MARKERS IN BALLYHENNAN
https://www.macfarlane.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/robert-the-bruce.jpg 444 645 Michael MacFarlane, FSA Scot https://www.macfarlane.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/header-logo-6.png Michael MacFarlane, FSA Scot2018-06-13 16:26:372019-01-21 17:08:59 KING ROBERT THE BRUCE, THE SPIDER AND THE BATTLE OF BANNOCKBURN
Robert Bruce, Earl of Carrick, was descended from a Norman knight, Robert de Bruce, who came to England with William the Conqueror. His grandfather had been one of the 13 claimants to the Scottish throne in 1291, during the reign of the English…