Scott Tartan & Clan

Many Scotts have gained fame for their eccentricity as well as their genius. The most famous Scott is Sir Walter Scott - the 19th century writer who is more or less responsible for Scotland's modern image, Michael Scot - a scholar of the middle ages often credited with wizardry and occult practices, David Scott - a noted Scottish painter of the first half of the 19th century and finally Sir John Scott of Scotstarvit - a leading literary figure of the 17th century.

Clan Scott Crest & Motto

Scott

"Amo"

I Love
OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE Scott TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE Scott NAME MEAN?
The name Scott is unsurprisingly of Scottish Origin. The first record of the name is chtredus filius Scoti who is mentioned in the charter recording in the foundation of Holyrood Abbey and Selkirk in 1120.

WHERE DOES THE Scott CLAN HAIL FROM?
Fife and the Borders. The historic seat of the clan was Dalkeith Palacce, the current seat being Bowhill House.

Clan Scott's current clan Chief is Richard Walter John Montagu-Douglas-Scott, 10th Duke of Buccleuch and 12th Duke of Queensberry KBE, FRSE.