Small World—Scottish Clans, Mottos, & Arms With Coats

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So I got a fun little email this morning. For the last several months I’ve been searching for a machinist to craft me a custom wax seal based off of a design I made on the computer, my family’s Coat of Arms from Scotland. Well I get an email this morning that says this little fun fact: “Incidentally, you’re not the first Agnew to order from me – my favorite signet ring to date was your Clan Badge.” It turns out that another Agnew had him custom design a signet ring with our Clan Badge. Given that “Agnew” is a …

Agnew Clan—Auld Lang Syne

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Those folks who know me best know that I have a deep love and reverence for my family’s rich Scottish ancestry from Robert the Bruce to Lochnaw Castle, ours is a long story indeed. And so it’s for all of the members of the Agnew Clan, both near and far—and any other Scotsman and Scotswoman that I dedicate ‘Auld Lang Syne’ to, beginning 2016 on a Celtic melody. Bagpipes? Yes, please.