Farquharson Tartan & Clan

Farquharsons trace their origin back to Farqhuar, the fourth son of Alexander Cier Shaw who owned land included the Braes of Mar near the source of the river Dee in Aberdeenshire.

Clan Farquharson Crest & Motto

Farquharson

"Fide Et Fortitudine"

By Faith and Fortitude
OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE Farquharson TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE Farquharson NAME MEAN?
The name means son of the very dear one as it derives from the Gaelic MacFhearchair

WHERE DOES THE Farquharson CLAN HAIL FROM?
Clan Farquharson holds many castles in Invercauld and Aberdeenshire, among them is Braemar Castle where the famous Highland gathering takes place.

The Fighting Farquharsons - The family were loyal supporters of the Stuarts and their loyalty and ferocity on the battlefield led to this nickname.