Sutherland Tartan & Clan

The progenitor of Clan Sutherland is the same as the progenitor for Clan Murray. A Flemish knight named Freskin was granted lands in Scotland by David I. One Freskin's grandson was the first Earl of Sutherland and the other was the head of Clan Murray

Clan Sutherland Crest & Motto

Sutherland

"Sans Peur"

Without Fear
OTHER NAMES WHO WEAR THE Sutherland TARTAN:

WHAT DOES THE Sutherland NAME MEAN?
The name was derived from Old Norse suðr or "south" land, due to the area being south of Scandinavia and the Norse colonies in the Orkney and Shetland Islands.

WHERE DOES THE Sutherland CLAN HAIL FROM?
Unsurprisingly the Clan's lands are in Sutherland in the Highlands.

Clan Sutherland's Plant Badge is Cotton Sedge