CHS News

Austin lawyer J. Chrys Dougherty, lauded as the father of pro bono legal services in Texas, died Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 at age 98.

Dougherty, who started the Austin law firm Graves, Dougherty with his father-in-law in 1946, urged lawyers… Continue reading

One of Clan Henderson’s Societies newest members, Chris D. Jones of Aztec, NM finished in second place in the 60+ Masters Division at the 27th Tucson Celtic Festival and Scottish Highland Games, held in Tuscon, AZ on November 3-3, 2013.… Continue reading

The 4000th person to join the Clan Henderson Society was signed up on July 6, 2013.  Sean Finney of Grovetown, Georgia, USA was provided a gift membership in the Society by his father, John O. Finney—member #3818.

John Finney… Continue reading

Erica-Savannah 2013A 2013 winner of a Clan Henderson scholarship (one of five given this year), Erica Milner, daughter of CHS member Carol Martin, has always been an exceptional Highland dancer.  Proof is in the number of trophies and high place finishes… Continue reading

Celtic Life magazine

Celtic Life magazine recently did an interview with Larry Henderson, President, Clan Henderson Society.

Read the article here: Celtic Life Magazine

Save The Date: 

Thursday, July 11, 2013

8:30am – 4:30pm

Grandfather Mountain Scottish Clan Caucus

Lees McRae College

Banner Elk, North Carolina, at the foot of Grandfather Mountain

The Council of Scottish Clans & Associations is delighted to announce the… Continue reading

Big News:

It is with great satisfaction that we announce a permanent price change for the basic DNA test kits offered by Family Tree DNA

Due to the recent upgrade of our state-of-the-art laboratory, coupled with research and development… Continue reading

A granite paver, honoring ancestors of the Clan Henderson, was installed at the National Scottish Immigrants Memorial on Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013.

Paver at memorial-installedPavers at memorial

The Henderson Paver is the 6th paver in position–there will ultimately be a total of 14 pavers… Continue reading

Flowers of the forest-piperLongtime Clan Henderson Society member George Henderson III, age 80, of Gahanna, OH passed away on Tuesday,February 12, 2013. He was born to the late George and Mary Henderson on April 27, 1932 in Turtle Creek, PA. George was a 1950… Continue reading


Zoe Kilan

Zoe Kilan won three medals in Womens Divison athletics at the Central Florida Scottish Highland Games, held in Winter Park, FL January 19-20, 2013.  Zoe proudly wears her Clan Henderson tartan in the games.  Zoe won 2nd place in… Continue reading