Clan Donnachaidh

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Welcome to Clan Donnachaidh

Clan Donnachaidh Team
Team Leader David Urquhart
Team MembersLaura Bozzay, Doug McCallum, Amy Golder-Cooper
Clan Chief: Alexander Gilbert Haldane Robertson of Struan. 23rd Chief of Clan Donnachaidh. Succeeded his father in 1983.
Crest: Dexter hand holding up an imperial crown proper
Motto: Virtutis gloria merces
Slogan/War Cry: Garg 'nuair dhùisgear (Fierce when roused)
Region: Highlands
Historic Seat: Atholl
Plant badge: bracken or fern
Pipe music: Teachd Chlann Dhonnchaidh (Coming of the Robertsons)
Gaelic name: MacDhonnchaidh, Robasdan

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 Donnachaidh together with members bearing the name Robertson, the related families and those recognised as septs of Clan Donnachaidh.

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 Robertson on Wikitree.
  • ensuring entries appearing on Wikitree are as accurate as possible, correcting mistakes once spotted.
  • encouraging interest in and study of Clan Donnachaidh.


Collier, Colyear, Connachie, Dobbie, Dobieson, Dobinson, Donachie, Donica, Donnachie, Duncan, Duncanson, Dunkeson, Dunnachie, Inches, MacConachie, MacConnichie, MacDonachie, MacInroy, MacIver, MacIvor, MacLagan, MacLaggan, MacRob, MacRobb, MacRobbie, MacRobert,[2] MacRobie, MacWilliam, Reed, Reid, Robb, Roberts, Robertson, Robison, Robson, Roy, Stark, Tannoch (Tanner, Tonner), Tannochy See: The official Clan Donnachaidh Web Site (Retrieved 4 September 2013).

Note that several of the above are merely anglicised variants of the Scottish Gaelic MacDhonnchaidh or literal translations into English of the same (Duncan, Duncanson, etc).

Clan History

History: History of Clan Donnachaidh

Clan Branches

  • Robertson of Struan.
  • Robertson of Lude (principal cadets).
  • Robertson of Auchleeks.
  • Robertson of Faskally.
  • Robertson of Inches.
  • Robertson of Kindeace.
  • Robertson of Kinlochmouidart.

Clan Research and Free Space Pages

Source Material

Image Credits and Acknowledgements

  • Gordon MacGregor, Genealogical Researcher.


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I am interested in tracing the start of the Reid sept. Any suggestions?

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