Scottish/Irish ancestry, how to follow

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Good Afternoon,

I am trying to ascertain where my mother's family would fall under in the Tartan Register. My mother was a nee McKechnie, born in The Haggs, Stirlingshire. Her father came from Dundee and her mother, a nee Shannon, came from Ireland.

What would be the best method be to find if her family is a 'sub-clan' to one of the other Scots Clans. I have check the Tartan Register and no McKechnie is registered. Is there a separate register for Irish clans?

Can any person with knowledge of these matters kindly direct me to a site I may consult?

Many Thanks,

Rod
asked in Genealogy Help by Rod Gebhardt G2G1 (1.5k points)
retagged by Michael Stills

2 Answers

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Index of Irish Clan Names.Shows A thru Z.Put in last name there,will

show clan.
answered by Wayne Morgan G2G6 Pilot (792k points)
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Have you explored the pages of WikiTree's Scottish Clans Project?  Try reaching out to the leaders for help.

answered by Michael Stills G2G6 Pilot (361k points)

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