MacSporran Tartan & Clan

Although the MacSporrans are not accepted as a distinct clan by the Lord Lyon, they are recognised as a sept of the Clan Donald.

Clan MacSporran Crest & Motto

Macdonaldoftheisles

"Per mare Per Terras"

By Land and By Sea
OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE MacSporran TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE MacSporran NAME MEAN?
The name MacSporran means Son of the Purse

WHERE DOES THE MacSporran CLAN HAIL FROM?
Kintyre

Donald, first Lord of the Isles, appointed a court of 16 office bearers who were all close family members or persons of high position. Each member was given a hereditary title, including Beth the physician, Murrich the bard, Lavery the speaker and Sporran the pursebearer.