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Clan Donnachaidh (Children of Duncan) - Duncan, Reid, Robertson and Septs of those Clans

Adamnan was the eighth abbot of Iona and a blood relation of Saint Columba as were the abbots before him. He was expelled from Iona by his monks because he yielded to the Roman church on the tonsure, the dating of Easter and other ....

By Jim Fargo

Adaman Of Dull

The Clan DNA project is administered by After many years of considering sending a sample, this spring I did so. The sample must be given by a person with a clan surname. If you are like me and are a Donnachaidh through.....

A Personal Story by Ron Bentz

Clan DNA Project

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Sam Kistler

Vice President:

Ron Bentz


Norman Dunkinson


Volume 1 Issue 1

May 2012

Volume 1 Issue 2

September 2012

Volume 2 Issue 1

January 2013

Branch Officers

Robertson’s Rant

Membership in the Society shall be open to Clansmen and Clanswomen bearing the names of Duncan and Robertson, and the names of the accepted Septs of the Clan, namely:- Duncanson, MacConachie, MacDonachie, Donachie, Dunnachie, Tonnachy, MacRobert, Collier, Colyear, Inches, Reid, Roy, Roberts, Macinroy, MacIvor, Maclagan, Stark, MacRobie or variations in the spelling of these names, and others who claim to be of the Clan.

Ladies bearing the name, either by Parentage or Marriage, and all lineal descendants in the female line, whether male or female, and Husbands of Lady Members may become Members also.

Clan Donnachaidh

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Southern Maryland Celtic Festival

St. Leonard, MD

Apr 29th

Frederick Celtic Festival

Mt. Airy, MD

May 13th

Colonial Highland Gathering

Fair Hill, MD

May 20th

Celtc Fling & Highland Games

Manheim, PA

Jun 24th-25th


Volume 2 Issue 2

June 2013

Volume 2 Issue 3

November 2013

Volume 3 Issue 1

June 2014

Volume 3 Issue 2

November 2014

Photos from the Colonial Highland Gathering in Fair Hill, Maryland, on May 16, 2015

Volume 4 Issue 1

July 2015

"If you have recently joined the Mid-Atlantic Branch and did not provide your email address on your application, please send an email from your email address to (Norman Dunkinson, Secretary/Treasurer).  This will insure that your email address is added to the Mid-Atlantic Branch email distribution list, and that you will receive Branch communications and the Branch Newsletter, Robertson's Rant, directly via email."

Volume 5 Issue 1

March 2016

Volume 5 Issue 2

July 2016

Volume 5 Issue 3

November 2016

Volume 6 Issue 1

March 2017