Guthrie Tartan & Clan

The Laird of Guthrie was sent to France in 1299 to invite William Wallace to return to Scotland. He was successful in his mission and landed with Wallace at Montrose, Angus.

Clan Guthrie Crest & Motto

Guthrie

"Sto Pro Veritate"

I stand for the truth
OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE Guthrie TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE Guthrie NAME MEAN?
The Guthrie names comes from the Gaelic Gutraidh and means windy place.

WHERE DOES THE Guthrie CLAN HAIL FROM?
The lands know as Guthire are in Angus. There is a story stating that the lands were named after a fisherman 'gut three' fish to serve a hungry Scots King.

One branch of the Clan Guthrie were the Guthries of Halkerton who held their barony by right of the office of royal falconers in Angus. Under the terms of the Heritable Jurisdictions Act in 1747 this title was then relinquished.