Mitchell Tartan & Clan

The Mitchell name appears in 1354 on the Treaty of Berwick, freeing David II from imprisonment by the English and a John Michell was rewarded in 1489 for holding Dumbarton Castle.

Clan Mitchell Crest & Motto

Mitchell

"Favente Deo Supero"

OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE Mitchell TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE Mitchell NAME MEAN?
Originating from the Hebrew Michael, the Mitchell introduction to Scotland was through the French Michel.

WHERE DOES THE Mitchell CLAN HAIL FROM?
Mitchells became landowners in Ayrshire and Stirling and a bequest from Stephen Mitchell, a tobacco merchant in Glasgow, created the Mitchell Library in the city.

The original pronunciation in Scotland was "Michel" with the 'ch' sounding as in loch. The name evolved as Mitchell in many parts of the country.