Tartan For Me (9th Edition)

Tartan For Me (9th Edition)

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  • A guide to ancestral tartans Tartan For Me! (9th Edition) written by Philip D. Smith, Jr. (Ph.D., FSTS, GTS, FSA Scot) 
  • This book offers tartan history for thousands of surnames and is the 9th Edition of this volume researched in 2011
  • Softcover book with 249 pages that provides supplemental maps for additional clues for your family history and color significance
  • Uncover your family’s history for thousands of Scottish, Cornish, Welsh, Manx, Irish, and non-Celtic surnames
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Tartan For Me (9th Edition)

Connect (or reconnect!) with your Celtic heritage by finding your family’s ancestral tartan. The 9th Edition of Tartan For Me! by Philip D. Smith, Jr. (Ph.D., FSTS, GTS, FSA Scot) is your first step on your journey to discovering your roots. This fascinating volume provides a history of thousands of Celtic and non-Celtic surnames, arranged alphabetically. The book is 249 pages long, softcover, and provides loads of supplemental material to help you find your tartan, including many maps to help you discover your clan’s heritage in a real-world context. Additional information is available regarding uncommon tartans, color significance in tartan, and appropriate occasions to wear tartan. Perfect for a beginner donning a tartan or as a gift!

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Weight 1.35 lbs

3 reviews for Tartan For Me (9th Edition)

  1. Edwin (verified owner)

    Excellent updated version of the one I used at Festivals for years. Price was less than Amazon, way to go Crofts.

  2. Laurie Ryan

    excellent resource for finding Clan and tartans for so many names. I use this book continually at the Clan tent.

  3. Heggy

    Love this book! Very informative. My sister, a friend, and I are having a great time reading it and looking up family names.

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