in their territories. The Pictish influence on Scottish history diminished after Kenneth Macalpine became King of all
. But those east coast families still played an important role in government and were more accessible to Government than their western highland counterparts.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Halkett research.Another 178 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1390, 1537, 1641, 1745, 1837, 1805, 1832, 1623, 1699, 1697, 1705, 1660, 1746, 1695, 1765 and 1792 are included under the topic Early Halkett History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Halkett, Halkit, Halkeit, Halkede, Halkeit, Halkhaide, Halkhead, Halkhed, Halkitt, Halket, Halkette, Halkitte, Holkat, Holkatt, Holket and many more.
Notable amongst the Clan
at this time was Lady Anne Halkett (née Murray) (1623-1699) English religious writer and autobiographer; Sir Charles Halkett, 1st Baronet
(d. 1697); Sir James Halkett, 2nd Baronet... Another 30 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Halkett Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Fides sufficit
Motto Translation: Faith sufficeth.