What's New

The What's New page is a mirror of the entries on the society's Facebook page.  The content of the page can also be viewed directly on our Facebook page here where you can follow us and further interact with the community.

If you have any news or pictures that you would like to share with the clan, please email the information to one of our Facebook editors.

Elizabeth McRae - lizard021@gmail.com
Judy McRae - judymcrae777@gmail.com

1 day ago
The Story Behind John McCrae’s “In Flanders Fields” poem

On this day of remembrance, we are thinking of the words from John McCrae's "In Flanders Fields."

On 3rd May 1915 John McCrae wrote the iconic First World War poem, In Flanders Field. Here, The Royal British Legion tells the story of the poem and how it i...

3 weeks ago
Melanie Andrews

The following is a notice from Melanie Andrews who is a Master Baker and Professional Chef who will be touring through the US in late May 2019. She is a MacRae by birth and wants to meet MacRaes on ... See more

Melanie Andrews Masterbaker & Professional Chef

1 month ago

It is with sadness that we report that Hugh MacRae passed away on Monday.

Hugh was one of the founders of the Clan MacRae Society of North America in 1973. He served as President of the Society ... See more

1 month ago
Study at battlefield glen where Spanish joined the Jacobites

Our August issue of our Sgurr Uaran newsletter recently came out with an article on the 1719 Jacobite Uprising which resulted in the destruction of Eilean Donan Castle. It goes on further to the end ... See more

Archaeologists have been surveying for the first time the site of the sole battle of the 1719 Jacobite rising when around 300 Spanish soldiers fought alongside the rebels in the Highlands.

2 months ago
Photos from Clan MacRae Society of North America's post

One of our Commissioners, Patrick MacRae, hosted a Clan MacRae tent at the Virginia Scottish Games and Festival Labor Day weekend and met many new MacRaes! Good job Patrick!

2 months ago

Bruce and Judy McRae and Doug and Sheila Schmidt hosted a Clan MacRae tent at the Colorado Scottish Festival in the Denver area in August. Although it was hot, they had a good turnout of MacRaes and ... See more

2 months ago
Eilean Donan Apartments

It's been a while since we ran a competition so with Autumn just around the corner, we thought it might be perfect timing! Simply post one photo that signifies "Scotland in Autumn."

We'll select ... See more

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