Napier

Napier Tartan & Clan

The current Clan Chief is The Right Honourable Sir Francis David Charles Napier, 15th Lord Napier, 6th Baron Ettrick and 12th Baronet of Thirlestane, Chief of the Name and Arms of Napier.

Clan Napier Crest & Motto

Napier

"Sans tache"

Without stain
OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE Napier TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE Napier NAME MEAN?
It has been suggested that the name Napier derives from the “naperer” the officer of the royal household in charge of linen.

WHERE DOES THE Napier CLAN HAIL FROM?

Although Clan Napier is one of the smaller clans of Scotland, the name Napier is one of the oldest in the country. Clan Napier has no known septs or dependent names. The name Napier is recorded in Scotland in documents dated before 1300, however, the present spelling only came into common usage in the late 17th century.