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The Canadian McNab and District Celtic Heritage Society – What is Kirking the Tartan?

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

This was sent to us by The MacNab Township in Canada. What is Kirking of the Tartan Scots were very unhappy after being forced to give up wearing tartan of any kind. This anger towards Edward and his people was well shown in the movie “Brave Heart”. They were so upset that they created something […]

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Sandra & Bernard Mc Nab – Their Family History

| March 12, 2014 | 8 Comments

We have kindly been sent this information from Bernard Mc Nab. Bernard has sent us the following photos and information of his family. ——————————————————————————————————- I am Bernard Mc Nab. I live in Saint Charles, Minnesota USA, and I am age 77. My great-great grandfather was Finlay Mc Nab, who was a crofter at Glenrisdel in […]

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Greetings feom Australia

| February 3, 2014 | 4 Comments

An email we received from sunny Australia. Dear Jamie, May I call you Jamie? My cousin Allan Macnab says you are a very nice fellow so I am hoping that is OK. Allan sent me a copy of Scots Heritage Magazine featuring you on the cover and I enjoyed reading all the Clan news and […]

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Hello from Germany

| February 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

We are keen for our website to link Macnabs together from all over the world. Here is an email we received from Germany. Latha Math Macnab of Macnab Chief of Macnab, My name is David Mc Nabb and live in Berlin Germany. Since a couple years I am searching for my roots. I would like […]

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Burns Supper at The Masonic Lodge Ballina United 250

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

We just had a lovely email from Ina McNabb Le Bas. Ina kindly sent us these photos from The Masonic Lodge Ballina United 250 celebrating their Burn’s Supper.  Looks like a great night and I hear they enjoyed a taste of Athol Brose too. The three people together are Wor.Bro Bob le Bas, Master of the […]

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Clan Macnab in The Australian Scottish Banner

| November 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

This arrived in the post this morning. View the full article as a pdf >

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Macnab Gathering Announced

| October 28, 2013 | 6 Comments

We are excited to announced the dates and agenda for The Macnab Gathering 2014. It will be a series of events over 3 days – August 6-8th 2014. In the beautiful setting and Clan homeland of Killin, Perthshire, Scotland. If you are interested in attending please contact W.Lanny Macnab at Keep up to date […]

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The Notorious Chief

| October 15, 2013 | 2 Comments

The striking and imposing character glaring down from Sir Henry Raeburn’s celebrated portrait The Macnab seems to be the perfect figure of an eighteenth century highland chief. This giant of a man stands dressed in the uniform of Lieutenant Colonel of the Breadalbane Fencibles – a green jacket with silver braid, a red tartan vest, […]

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Chiefs Message

| September 30, 2013 | 4 Comments

Dear Clansmen The summer has been a period of consolidation for me and my family following the death of my father and his Memorial in Killin in March. I was his executor so have had to conclude all of his financial affairs. We also sold his house in St Andrews. It was a perfect retirement […]

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500th Anniversary of Flodden Memorial Service

| September 2, 2013 | 1 Comment

On Monday the 9th of September it was the 500th anniversary of the Battle of Flodden. A memorial service organised by The Standing Council was held at St Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh. Over 40 Clan Chiefs were in attendance and you will be able to read the list of names below. The service included lessons […]

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