The Clan Buchanan Society International, Inc. (CBSI)
The CBSI was formed in 1970 as the Clan Buchanan Society in America. It was founded at the Grandfather Mountain Games in North Carolina. The name was later changed to the Clan Buchanan Society International Inc., to reflect our society's expanded purpose and membership.
The Clan Buchanan Society International is sanctioned by John Michael Baillie-Hamilton Buchanan, Chief of the Name and Arms of Buchanan.
The Buchanan at the New Hampshire Highland Games 2019, by Regan ByrneThe society is currently divided into fifteen international regions with members active throughout the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Mexico and other parts of the world. The wonderful thing about the CBSI is that any person who is of Buchanan descent or one of the Septs can join and celebrate their Scottish heritage. To see if you are a Buchanan visit www.theclanbuchanan.com/about
As a member you will receive our full color quarterly magazine "The Buchanan Banner" (delivered digitally), have access to our genealogy website, and receive updates and news on coming events where you can visit one of our award winning Buchanan Clan Tents.
Arms of the Chief of Buchanan
Why choose to be a member?
* First and foremost is pride in being Scottish,
* Second is a wonderful full color quarter magazine (delivered digitally) that keeps you informed of our history and what’s going on in Buchanan land,
* Third is the access to help you in doing genealogy if that is your hobby,
* Fourth, is the comradeship that you have with your fellow clanmates as you visit clan tents at hightland games and festivals.
Our society promotes Scottish heritage and traditions. Our members participate in special events around the world. Clan Buchanan members from the USA, Australia, South Africa, Ireland and all four countries of the United Kingdom, gather before making their way up to the 2017 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle. Clan Buchanan was the honored Clan for the event.George McAusland, CBSI Regional Director for Scotland, taking the Gaelic Chiefs toast, with the Chiefs from Clan MacGregor and Clan Hannay on the night at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Edinburgh, 2017. If Your Name is Here... You are a Buchanan
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Please remember that many of these names have several variations in spelling. If you have questions contact us at email@example.com
*Refers to Morrison of Perthshire only. All other Morrisons should see Clan Morrison.