Clan Gordon

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Clan Gordon
Gordanach (Singular), Na Gordanaich (Collective)
Clan member crest badge - Clan Gordon.svg
Crest: Issuant frae a crest coronet Or a stag's heid (affrontée) Proper attired wi ten tines Or
Motto Bydand
Slogan An Gordonach
War cry A Gordon! A Gordon![1]
Profile
Region Hieland
Destrict Aiberdeenshire
Plant badge Rock ivy
Pipe muisic "The Gordon's Mairch", "Cock o' the North"
Chief
Marquess of Huntly arms.svg
The Maist Hon. Granville Charles Gordon
The 13t Marquess o Huntly
Seat Aboyne Castle[2]
Heestoric seat Huntly Castle[3]

Clan Gordon, an aa kent as the Hoose o Gordon, is a Scots clan. The chief o the clan wis the pouerfu Earl o Huntly, an nou an aa the Marquess o Huntly.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The Scottish clans and their tartans : with notes". 
  2. Aboyne Castle (spelling variation of "Marquis") canmore.rcahms.gov.uk. Retrieved 5 May 2015.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 Coventry, Martin. (2008). Castles of the Clans: The Strongholds and Seats of 750 Scottish Families and Clans. pp. 225 - 234. ISBN 978-1-899874-36-1.