The first Chief of Menzies was Sir Robert de Meyneris who became Chamberlain to King Alexander II of Scotland in 1249. The Menzies clan also became allies with the Earl of Atholl and Clan Murray. Sir Robert de Meyneris son, called Alexander, was granted lands and property in Strathtay. He was later also granted lands in and property in Weem. However the Castle Weem was built there two centuries later.
Vintage and collectible Scottish insignia from the Highland and Lowland regiments. Including officers insignia, glengarry badges, plaid brooches and military badges from the nineteenth century, WW1 and WW2.