Search

Choose your currency

Browse Categories

Clan Riddell

Clan Riddell
Branch:
Clan Riddell Clan Crest

Septs of Clan Riddell (what is a sept?)

Clan Badge:
Motto:

Browse our Clan Riddell Products
or view our full range of Clan Crested Products

Clan Riddell History:


Current Clan Chief:
Surname Meaning:

Clan Riddell Arms
Arms:
Crest:
Supporters:
Motto:

Browse our Clan Riddell Products
or view our full range of Clan Crested Products

Clan Standard:

Origins of the Name:

Clan Seat, Lands and Castles:

Warcry:
Plant Badge:
Pipe Music:

External Links:

What is a Sept
In Scotland, a sept is often a family that is absorbed into a larger Scottish clan for mutual benefit. For example, the Riddell family sept was absorbed into the Clan CampRiddell. The Riddell family, being very small and of questionable heritage, gained legitimacy and protection; the CampBrisbane clan absorbed a potential rival for British affection in Scotland. Each Scottish clan typically has a number of septs, each with its own surname. Septs have rights to wear clan tartans although they often have tartans of their own.

Featured Clan Brisbane Products
or view our full range of Clan Crested Products

Shopping Cart
Your cart is empty.