About Clan Murray

What colour is Clan Murray's tartan? Clan Murray of Atholl modern taran is green based with blue and red stripes.


Who can wear Clan Murray's tartan? Balneaves, Dinsmore, Dunbar, Dunsmore, Fleming, Moray, Murrie, Neaves, Piper, Pyper, Smail, Smale, Small, Smeal and Spalding.

Where are Clan Murray's lands? Moray in the Highlands.

What is Clan Murray's motto? Furth, Fortune and Fill the Fetters -  More or Less meaning Fight your enemies, be lucky and nick something valuable.

Did you know? The Royal Society was in part founded by a member of Clan Murray. The Royal Society is the oldest Scientific Society still in existence and aims to promote excellence in Science. Robert Moray, the clan member who helped to found the Society is someone about whom I could write for hours. He was a soldier, statesman, diplomat, judge, spy and natural philosopher. He counted Cardinal Richlieu, Charles I and II, Samuel Pepys and Christopher Wren among his friends. He is buried in Westminster Abbey. 

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