Clan Maclean of the North

Macleans of the North Clann Thearlaich Chief: Very Rev. Allan Maclean of Dochgarroch   The Macleans of Dochgarroch are the Chiefs of Clan Tearlach, the ‘Macleans of the North’, named from Tearlach [Charles] Maclean, eldest son of Hector Maclean, 1st of Lochbuie, brother of Lachlan Maclean, 1st of Duart. Motto: Virtue mine Honour Clan Badge: Crowberry or Holly Septs: Auchaneson, Gillan, Gillon, Gilzean, Lane, Lean, MacEachan, Maclaine, McLean.  

Clan Davidson

Clann Dhaibhidh Chief: Grant Guthrie Davidson   The Clan Davidson [also known as Clan Dhai], is descended from David Dubh, possibly a son of one of the early Chattan chiefs. The Davidsons feature in the 14th century when they sought the protection of Clan Chattan, after the downfall of the Comyn family. Motto:  Sapienter Si Sincere (Wisely if Sincerely) Clan Badge: Red Whortleberry Septs: Davie, Davis, Dawson, Dow, MacDade, Macdaid, MacDavid, Kay.