Davidson Clan tattoos - what do they mean? Scottish Clan ...

Davidson Clan Tattoos - The earliest reference to the Davidsons, or Clan Dhai, of Badenoch is in the Macintosh family history account in Macfarlane's Genealogical Collections (MGC) published in the 18th century. It tells that David, from whom the clan was named, was a son of Slane, daughter of Angus, 6th Laird of Macin-tosh and Eva Gilliechattan who was the only daughter of the last Gilliechattan chief.…

History of the Davidson Clan

The Davidson clan motto is "Sapienter si sincere" which means "Wisely if sincerely". Surnames regarded as septs (sub-branch) of the Davidson clan include Davie, Davis, Davison, Dawson, Day, Dean, Dow, Kay, McDade, McDaid, MacDavid. Davidson was the 24th most frequent surname at the General Register Office in 1995.…

Clan Davidson - Wikipedia

According to William Skene, in his Celtic Scotland, Clan Davidson co-founded the Chattan Confederation with Clan MacPherson and are together referred to as Old Clan Chattan. Skene used sources that show the Davidsons to be descended from one of the sons of Gilliecattan Mhor, chief of Clan Chattan in the 11th to 12th century.Historic seat: Tulloch Castle…

History of Clan Davidson Clan Davidson Society of North ...

History of Clan Davidson The following was primarily extracted from the book Clan Davidson compiled by Alan McNie. Much of it has been confirmed by further research by the Clan Davidson Association (UK) in the 1990s. In addition to the Clan Davidson Association in UK (reestablished in the 1980s), there are Clan Davidson Societies In […]…