Clan Aiton

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Clan Aiton
MottoDecerptae Dabunt Odorum (Roses plucked will give sweet smell)
DistrictBerwickshire (historic)
Arms of Aytoun of that Ilk.svg
Clan Aiton has no chief, and is an armigerous clan
Historic seatAyton, Scottish Borders

Clan Aiton is a Scottish clan that is recognized as such by the Lord Lyon King of Arms. However, as the clan does not currently have a chief recognized by the Court of the Lord Lyon, it is therefore considered an armigerous clan.

Clan profile[edit]

  • Motto: Decerptae Dabunt Odorum (Roses plucked will give sweet smell)
  • Crest: A hand pulling a rose, Proper


  • Way, George and Squire, Romily (1994). Collins Scottish Clan & Family Encyclopedia. Harper Collins Publishers.