Bowie Tartan & Clan

In 1489 John Bowey held Dunbarton Castle against the armies of the new King James IV but was later pardoned for doing so. Jerome Bowie was master of the royal wine cellar for King James VI from 1585 to 1589.

Clan Bowie Crest & Motto

Bowie

"Quod non pro patria"

What would not one do for his country
OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE Bowie TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE Bowie NAME MEAN?
From the Gaelic nickname buidhe, meaning yellow or fair-haired

WHERE DOES THE Bowie CLAN HAIL FROM?
The Kingdom of Dalriada & Kintyre

The most famous member of the Bowie family is David Bowie, despite his birth name actually being David Robert Jones. He was a leading musician for over five decades and during his lifetime sold an estimated 140 million albums worldwide, making him one of the world's best-selling music artists of all time.