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Scotland’s Flags

Ancient and Honorable Carruthers Clan Society International     Scotland Flag and The Royal Flag of Scotland   The Flag of Scotland (Scottish Gaelic: bratach na h-Alba; Scots: Banner o Scotland), also known as St Andrew’s Cross or the Saltire, … Continue reading

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The Beast of Gotland

Ancient and Honorable Carruthers Clan Society The Beast of Gotland   Here we start back in Gotland again. If you do not understand what that means, please read the previous blogs. Were the men of Gotland considered Beasts? Oh hell … Continue reading

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Ancient and Honorable Carruthers Clan Society International

I would like to take this opportunity to let it be known that this letter has been sent out to various Clan organizations, societies, museums and groups. No matter the spelling of such a Proud ancestral name, you all are … Continue reading

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Tartans and Jutland/Gotland

Ancient and Honorable Carruthers Clan Society International   Tartans and Jutland/Gotland History of the Tartan   According to the textile historian E. J. W. Barber, the Hallstatt culture of Central Europe, which is linked with ancient Celtic populations and flourished … Continue reading

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Land of Giants and Demons

Honorable and Ancient Carruthers Clan Society International The Land of Giants and Demons   Who were our ancestors from Gotland, who were once called Ashmen, and now they are known as Carruthers. We are talking pre 400 AD.  So they … Continue reading

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Carruthers – Gotland – Ashman

Carruthers Clan Society International Carruthers – Gotland – Ashman   In the last two blogs, it was mentioned that all the Carruthers ancestors, no matter how it is spelled, have the same 32-36 DNA markers, and our earliest location is … Continue reading

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More DNA Sample Names

Carruthers Clan Society International The Motor Vehicle Register for Inverness-shire, records ST1814 as being first registered in 1921 by Robert Carruthers & Sons, Courier Office, Inverness   ADDITIONAL DNA INFORMATION The question was asked if I could provide any names … Continue reading

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