Gaelic Name for MacQueen: MacShuibhne (son of the good going) [in Skye] MacSuain (MacSween, MacSwan, Swan) MacCuine, MacShuibhne [Norse] Sweyn, Swyne
Origin of Clan MacQueen
Clansfolk of Clan MacQueen
Clan MacQueen in the Military
Septs of Clan MacQueen
Symbols of Clan MacQueen
The MacQueens are of Norse origin, from Sweyn or Swyne which translate to the Gaelic "MacCuine" or "MacShuibhne."
Although more recently regarded as a sept of Clan Chattan, the Clan MacQueen were in the Western Hebrides, and may have been associated with the Clan Donald.
The name MacQueen is found in many forms: Cuinn, Suibne, Sweyn, MacCunn, MacSween, MacSuain and MacSwan.
Clan MacQueen was historically of the Clan Chattan Group