Clan Gartshore

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Clan Gartshore
MottoI Renew my age.[1]
Clan Gartshore has no chief, and is an armigerous clan
Historic seatGartshore, Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire
Last ChiefGartshore of that Ilk

Clan Gartshore is an armigerous lowland Scottish Clan from Dumbartonshire.[2]

History[edit]

Notable members of the Gartshore Clan include:

Origins of the clan[edit]

The name comes from lands of that name in the parish of Kirkintilloch in Dumbartonshire. There are references to the Gartshore Clan as far back as the late 12th century.[5] Thomas Watson describes the earliest emergence of the clan in his 1894 book on Kirkintilloch.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ My Clan
  2. ^ My Clan
  3. ^ http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/business/news/10958700.Barista_contest_finalist_demonstrates_his_skills_at_new_cafe___GOT/
  4. ^ http://www.tatler.com/bystander/events/2014/september/james-gartshore-boulters-21st-birthday
  5. ^ http://www.gartshorefamilyhistory.co.uk/hist.html
  6. ^ Watson, Thomas (1894). Kirkintilloch, Town and Parish. pp. 97–104.

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