Armstrong Clan Society
Dedicated to the Armstrongs, Crosiers, Fairbairns, Grosiers, Nixons, etc and those interested in these surnames.
Ceud Mile Failte! The Armstrong Clan Society offers you One Hundred Thousand Welcomes!
Atlanta, GA, (Stone Mountain)
Braemar Gathering, Scotland
The Armstrong Clan Society has been organized to:
1) Seek friendship and unity among Armstrongs and associated families.
2) Provide for the preservation of Armstrong artifacts unique to the family and to maintain a library.
3) Serve as a genealogical and historical recorder of the membership,
4) Provide news, Armstrong history and genealogy via The Armstrong Chronicles,
5) Establish geographic membership representation.
All Armstrongs, Croziers, Fairbairns, Groziers and Nixons, regardless of spelling, and their descendants, are eligible for full membership in The Society. All others interested in furthering the goals of The Society may become associate members. In the United States and Canada, dues are $25 per year, including two adults and all minor children. In all other countries dues are $35 per year, payable in US funds.
Annual General Meeting Announced
ACS President Peter Armstrong announced that the Annual General Meeting
(AGM) will be held at the newly revived MIDDLE TENNESSEE HIGHLAND
GAMES AND CELTIC FESTIVAL on SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 12, 2015
at The HERMITAGE in Nashville, TN.
Nashville, TN Scottish Games Return
On Sept 12, 2015 the return of Scottish Games and Celtic Festival in Nashville, TN will be at The Hermitage in Nashville.
This venue is the beautiful antebellum mansion, home of President Andrew Jackson, victor of the Battle of New Orleans
(War of 1812) and "supporter" of “The Trail of Tears” Cherokee Nation relocation.
Come and support the revival of Highland Games in Middle TN. These are single day games so there will be time to enjoy the nightlife, sounds, and attractions in "Music City USA". Plan to visit for a few days.
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"Armstrongs at the Eskdale" Exhibit Now Open”
As a result of deterioration of the building, The Armstrong Museum in Lodge Walk, Langholm, Scotland has closed. The owners of the Eskdale Hotel, in the town center of Langholm, have generously donated space within the hotel for a display of Armstrong artifacts and historic memorabilia. The exhibit “Armstrongs at the Eskdale” opened September 2014. If you would like to stay at the Eskdale Hotel contact http://www.eskdalehotel.co.uk/.
"Reiver Trail" Escorted Tour
Escorted tours of the Reiver Trail are best booked prior to arrival in Langholm, Scotland. There are fees associated with these tours. Please contact Frank Wherrett at email@example.com for more information. Self guided tours are also available see www.thereivertrail.com .
Lord Lyon, King of Arms, Recognizes an Honorable Company
known as The Armstrong Clan Society
On September 24, 1984 the Lord Lyon, King of Arms granted warrant to the Lyon clerk to matriculate in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland in the name of Armstrong Clan Society, Inc. "acting world-wide and in particular within the United States of America" to further the interests of the Armstrong family. Matriculated in the 8th day of February 1985 in the 110th page of the 62nd volume of the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland. Our coat of arms is located in the upper left hand corner of these pages.
Tidbits from some Armstrong Clan Society Publications
Many more interesting facts and stories at ACS Publications
Interested in hosting a ACS Tent at "The Games"? ACS members can email to firstname.lastname@example.org
ACS members are encouraged to submit items, articles, and pictures to email@example.com. Captioned photos from recent games and articles about Armstrong achievements have been very popular. Captioned photos of recent trips to our Scottish roots are also of great interest. Web space limitations may cause a “rotation” of the contents of our web site. So please be patient and understanding.
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Updated 19 Aug 2015