Muir Tartan & Clan

Clan Muir dates back to 367 AD when Fergus Mor from Ireland invaded Scotland, defeated the Romans and became the first king of Dalriada, one of the 4 Princedoms that eventually formed Scotland.

Clan Muir Crest & Motto

Muir

"Durum patientia frango"

I overcome difficulty by patience
OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE Muir TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE Muir NAME MEAN?
The name "Muir" means 'living by a moor or heath'

WHERE DOES THE Muir CLAN HAIL FROM?
Rowallan, Perthshire

If you have ever walked the John Muir way in East Lothian you might not know that this fine member of the Clan Muir was born in 1838 in Dunbar and emigrated with his parents to the USA in 1849 before going on to become a naturalist and explorer famous for being responsible for the establishment of the Yosemite National Park.