Clan Cranstoun

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Welcome to Clan Cranstoun

Clan Cranstoun Team
Team Leader
Team Members
Clan Chief:
Crest: A crane Proper dormant holding a stone in her claw
Motto: Thou shalt want ere I want
Slogan/War Cry:
Region: Lowlands
Historic Seat:
Plant badge:
Pipe music:
Gaelic name:

Clan Team

Team Goals

The focus of this team's work is to identify, improve and maintain profiles associated with the Lairds and Chiefs of Clan Cranstoun together with members bearing the name Cranstoun, the related families and those recognised as septs of Clan Cranstoun.

Team To Do List

This list will be developed by the Team. If you are working on a specific task, please list it here:

  • promoting the entries of those bearing the name Cranstoun on Wikitree.
  • ensuring entries appearing on Wikitree are as accurate as possible, correcting mistakes once spotted.
  • encouraging interest in and study of Clan Cranstoun

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Cranstoun Family Crest


Clan History

Clan Branches

Lords Cranstoun (1609)

  • William Cranstoun, 1st Lord Cranstoun (d. June 1627)
  • John Cranstoun, 2nd Lord Cranstoun (d. 1570–c.1648)
  • William Cranstoun, 3rd Lord Cranstoun (d. after July 1664)
  • James Cranstoun, 4th Lord Cranstoun (d. between 1685–88)
  • William Cranstoun, 5th Lord Cranstoun (d. 1727)
  • James Cranstoun, 6th Lord Cranstoun (d. 1773)
  • William Cranstoun, 7th Lord Cranstoun (1749–1778)
  • James Cranstoun, 8th Lord Cranstoun (1755–1796)
  • James Edmund Cranstoun, 9th Lord Cranstoun (1780–1818)
  • James Edward Cranstoun, 10th Lord Cranstoun (1809–1869)
  • Charles Frederick Cranstoun, 11th Lord Cranstoun (1813–1869)

Other Names Associated with the Clan

Allied Clans

Rival Clans

Clan Research and Free Space Pages

Source Material

Image Credits and Acknowledgements

Images: 1
Cranston tartan
Cranston tartan

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