MacDonell or MacDonnell Tartan & Clan

Colonel Ranaldson MacDonell of Glengarry was the inspiration for Fergus MacIvor in Walter Scott's novel Waverly. When Scott organised King George's visit to Scotland Glengarry would annoy Scott by showing up to events uninvited and generally made a nuisance of himself.

Clan MacDonell or MacDonnell Crest & Motto

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"Creagan an fhithich"

The Rock of the Raven
OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE MacDonell or MacDonnell TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE MacDonell or MacDonnell NAME MEAN?
The name is a variant other Clan Donald surnames such as Macdonald, McConnell and Donaldson

WHERE DOES THE MacDonell or MacDonnell CLAN HAIL FROM?
Clan Donnell of Kippoch's lands are Keppoch Castle near Lochaber and Clan MacDonell of Glengarry coem from Fort William

If you are in the Invergarry area, you can visit the well of heads. It is said that in this well the heads of the seven murderers of Alexander MacDonald and his brother were washed before presentation to Lord MacDonnell.