This Is a book titled “The MacLarens” by Margaret MacLaren of MacLaren. This book tells the history from the ancient times till today of the Clan MacLaren/MacLaurin.
The Clan has now branches all over the world including Australia/America Canada and Scotland.
original heartland is in Balquhidder in Perthshire Scotland,the Clan were from the Kings of Dalradia originating in around the year 500 ad when they arrived from Ireland here they were originally High Kings of Ireland for many centuries before.
The book tells also of many battles with rival Clans such as the McGregors and the Buchanans,as ell as many battles when the Clan MacLaren rallied to the Jacobite cause including Flodden and Culloden.
The Clan has ancient slogan “Craig an Tuirc” which ...