Clan Robertson

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Gaelic Name for Robertson: Mac Raibeirt (MacDhonnachaidh)
             		  (Son of Robert)
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Origin of Clan Robertson (Donnachaidh)

Branches of Clan Robertson (Donnachaidh)

Clansfolk of Clan Robertson (Donnachaidh)

Clan Robertson (Donnachaidh) in the Military

Septs of Clan Robertson (Donnachaidh)

Symbols of Clan Robertson (Donnachaidh)

The origin of Clan Skene is an example of the surname of a family being the name of the area in which they lived. In the 11th century, a younger son of Robertson of Struan saved the life of the king by killing a wolf with his sgian. In appreciation of this brave deed, he was given the lands of Skene in Aberdeenshire; these lands became known as the territory of Clan Skene.

= In Scotland =
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Courtesy Electric Scotland: Grangemouth, Scotland

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