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Farser Clan | Fraser Tartan Kilt
History Of The Clann Fraser Tartan

There are two speculations on where the name Fraser originates from. The primary hypothesis is that the Frasers originated from France and the name is gotten from the French names Fresnel, Freseau or Fredarious. The subsequent hypothesis is that the name Fraser originates from a Roman Gaul clan whose identification was a strawberry plant – fraisier in French. In any case, the history books show the first Fraser in Scotland lived in Keith in East Lothian around 1160.

During the Wars of Scottish Independence, the Fraser battled close by Robert the Bruce, and Alexander Fraser of Cowie even wedded Bruce's sister. It was during the fourteenth century when Clan Fraser split into two separate tribes – the Lowland Frasers of Philorth, and the Frasers of Lovat – which is today perceived as two separate groups with normal lineage.

Tribe Fraser of Philorth is driven by the Lords Saltoun, and they had their seat in Cairnbulg Castle, near the close-by town and burgh that is today known as Fraserburgh.


There are Traditional Scottish tartan for families or individuals are people who are linked with one’s family background and are worn by the clan’s members also as their benefactors.

 The Lords

Sir Simon Fraser of Oliver Castle held a high spot among the Magnates Scotia in the difficulties after; the demise of Alexander III. He won the three clashes of Roelin in one day in 1303, and was bakely killed in London by Edward I. ; yet his sibling Alexander carried on the line of the family, and appears to have been the first Fraser who had bequests in the Highlands. lio was slaughtered at the skirmish of Dupplin. Container grandson fell at Halidon Hill in 1333, leaving a child Hugh, first; structured of Lovat, and ancestor of the Frasers of Knock and Foyers. Hugh, 6th of the family, and second of Lovat, was made a Baron by James I. around 1460 Thomas, second Lord, lost his child, the Master, at the skirmish of Flodden; and Hugh, the third Lord, was killed in a fight with the MacRonalds close Lochlochy in 1544 when they and the Frasers battled with such spite that solitary ten men a-side endure. Hugh, ninth Lord of this line, kicking the bucket without male issue, Simon Fraser, more youthful, of Beaufort started to style himself Master of 1..cn at, while his dad claimed the home distinctions of the family; however in the end, after numerous discreditable demonstrations, and having letters of fire and sword gave against the entire faction, Simon fled to France around 1698, while his dad became Lord Lovat.
Simon, in the long run, became eleventh Lord Lovat, and his character and destiny in 1746 are unmistakable highlights In the common war of that disastrous time. His title was attainted. It was resuscitated as a British peerage in 1837 when Thomas Fraser of Streichen and Lovat was made Lord Lovat and became the twenty-first boss in succession from Simon Fraser, however, the title has been dependent upon some debate. Ruler Lovat kicked the bucket in 1876, and was prevailing by his child Simon, who passed on in 1887, leaving Simon, present Lord Lovat
The Frasers, Baronets of Ledclune, slip from Hugh, first Lord Lovat through Alexander, his subsequent child, and are presently spoken to by Sir Keith, fifth Baronet. The Erasers of &Bonn are slid from William, second child of Sir Alexander Fraser of that Ilk, taken at the skirmish of Methven in 1308. William got from his dad the Thanedom of Cowie and grounds of Ashintnlly. Be was killed at the skirmish of Durham in 1346. His child Alexander battled with valor at Otterbum in 1388. His grandson William, structured Dominus de Philo•th,
kicked the bucket In 1441., Sir Alexander, fourth of this line, and Baron of Philorth, went with James, Earl of Douglas,
to the extraordinary celebration at Rome in 1450; and Alexander, fifth Baron of Pluilorth, was in arms for James Ill. at Sanchieburn. Sir Alexander, ninth of this family, raised a regiment for the King's administration and battled at Worcester ; and on the demise of his cousin, Lord Saltoun, without issue in 1669, he was served beneficiary of line to George, Lord Abernethy of Saltoun, his granddad, and his relative Alexander is currently eighteenth Lord Saltoun. (Source: The Scottish Clans and Their Tartans )


Fraser Tartans

Each tartan can have multiple variations, the most common of which are Ancient, Modern, Weathered, Hunting and Dress.




Modern Tartan are darker, bolder and more during a vivid shade. Ancient and Modern designs tend to share an equivalent sett but the reds are bolder, blues appear navy, and greens are greener.


In Ancient Tartan it’s lighter and softer shades that are more easily seen like greens and blues are smooth & red appears more orange.


Muted Tartan is slightly different from Modern, for instance in Muted green colour looks more like green. Colours utilized in tartan have a selected meaning and it’s purely a contemporary one.


The main difference with the reproduction shades of Weathered Tartan is that the blues become slate blue, black a less intense charcoal black, red a deeper shade and green a sort of kakhi. Men wear kilts day and night to shield themselves from harsh weather conditions.


Hunting Tartan was traditionally worn during hunting and these colours are most likely to find in nature. These are almost in greens and browns and they are the strongest colours here. For example MacLean Tartan is a red tartan, so a hunting tartan would have been needed to blend in more with the greens of the woodlands.
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Fraser Tartan Kilt is a modern take on a classic kilt. It adheres to the tartan style patterns you love but keeps the lines between the colors separated and clean to give it a more contemporary look. This kilt features a dominant red color, which is mostly firetruck red but has bits of brownish-red and crimson as well. Squares of forest green and navy blue can be found, and thin white lines run through it to give you a bit of accent. Get Your Own Fraser Tartan Kilt sharp according to your waist and length at your doorstep By Scottish Kilt Shop. 
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