Clan MacKinnon

Clan MacKinnon

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Clan Mackinnon or Clan Fingon is a Highland Scottish clan associated with the islands of Mull and Skye, in the Inner Hebrides.Popular tradition gives the clan a Dalriadic Gaelic origin. The 19th century historian W. F. Skene named the clan as one of the seven clans of Siol Alpin - who according to Skene could all trace their ancestry back to Alpin, father of Cin ed mac Ailp n. Popular tradition has been until recently to consider Cin ed mac Ailp n the first King of Scots and a Gael, however recent research has shown he was actually a Pictish king and likely a Pict himself. Sir Iain Moncreiffe of that Ilk speculated that Clan Mackinnon belonged to the kindred of Saint Columba, noting the Mackinnon Arms bore the hand of the saint holding the Cross, and the several Mackinnon abbots of Ionashow more

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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 95g
  • Aud Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134905828
  • 9786134905824