Post date: Friday, 27 January, 2017 - 12:00
Dr Bruce Durie, world acknowledged expert on Scottish family history and genealogy, and Shennachie to the Chief and the Durie Family Association, is starting a Road Trip around the States!
Post date: Sunday, 15 January, 2017 - 18:57
DURIE NIGHT AT THE TATTOO + ‘DURIES AND FOUR SCOTTISH QUEENS’
Friday 25th August – Durie Night at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Saturday 26th August - A day trip to Fife, visiting historic places with Durie connections.
Sunday 27th August - A day in and around Edinburgh, with more Durie connections.
And also on Friday a chance for personal genealogical research with Bruce to help.
Each day/activity can be taken separately
Post date: Thursday, 12 January, 2017 - 17:20
The New Year started well for our searches for Duries around the world. Margaret Morgan Monk, a descendant in Australia of John Durie b. Glasgow 23 March 1855 d. 26 Nov 1937 and his wife Eliza Durie (Young) b. NSW 1 July 1860 d.13 March 1944 made contact sending this old photograph.
Post date: Wednesday, 30 November, 2016 - 15:34
Durie Night at the Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo 2017 - 'Splash of Tartan' - Friday 25th August 2017
- TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE, ON LINE
Tickets for the reserved area for Duries for the exceptional Tattoo night, with the Bruce Family, are now available on line. If you are interested make contact to be sent the Special Link and a Personal Password/Code.
Post date: Sunday, 20 November, 2016 - 17:23
A day tour to the Durie Fife heartlands on Saturday 26th August 2017 – the day after the Durie Night at the Tattoo - will cover several links members of the family had with four Scottish Queens: St. Margaret, Queen of Scotland with her links to Dunfermline Abbey, Mary of Guise, Mary Queen of Scots and Anne of Denmark, Queen to James VI of Scotland & I of Great Britain. Come on the tour and discover these intriguing stories!
Dr Bruce Durie, Shennachie to the Chief and internationally recognised genealogist and historian will lead the tour.
Post date: Wednesday, 9 November, 2016 - 11:47
Dr Bruce Durie, Shennachie to the Chief of Durie, has a letter of appointment from the Lord Lyon King of Arms granting him Right of Audience at the Lyon Court for the purpose of presenting Petitions on behalf of others for Coats of Arms.
Post date: Wednesday, 19 October, 2016 - 12:34
ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO 2017 – A Splash of Tartan!
Clans & Families to feature - The Duries: Friday 25th August 2017
The Durie Family is to feature at the world-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2017 in "A Splash of Tartan". Different Clans and Families are to be featured each night of the Tattoo. Come and join us on Friday 25th August! Come in Durie tartan or just one that you like!
Post date: Friday, 29 July, 2016 - 11:56
Duries that attended the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games in North Carolina are all returned from the United States and some of those living there have come to visit over here too! It was an amazing trip for us all and the welcome incredible.
Post date: Tuesday, 19 July, 2016 - 14:38
The Duries marched with many clan and family groups in the colourful and stirring 'Parade of Tartans' - on the last day of the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, North Carolina,11th July.
Post date: Saturday, 9 July, 2016 - 23:38
The Chief's Shennachie, Dr Bruce Durie, and the Chief have been having a busy time at Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, North Carolina.