Clan Farquharson, USA
Clan Farquharson, USA was founded in 1977 by John T. Fargason, FSA Scot with the approval, support and patronage of the hereditary Chief of all Farquharsons, Captain A.A.C. Farquharson of Invercauld.
Clan Farquharson, USA exists for the benefit of all members who are of the name Farquharson and the affiliated septs. It is a non-political, non-denominational and non-profit organization. Clan Farquharson’s non-profit status is based in the state of California, subject to the laws of the State of California and has a fiscal year of January 1 through December 31.
The purpose of CFUSA shall be to act as an educational society, to preserve, disseminate, and perpetuate the history of Clan Farquharson. To carry out its purpose, CFUSA shall:
- Exist to preserve and promote the customs, traditions, and heritage of Clan Farquharson, and to cultivate a spirit of kinship and pride among all who bear the name Farquharson or that of one of the affiliated family septs.
- Identify and educate the American public, of Scottish descent and otherwise, on the history of Clan Farquharson, seated in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
- Assemble, arrange, display, and disseminate historical information through publications, exhibits, and other means.
- Promote historical and genealogical education as it applies to Clan Farquharson and its descendants.