Our Society's Purpose

It is our mission to bring the diasporic Clan Baird back together as a unified family, to support Scotland and Scottish culture, educate others about Scottish life, preserve and restore Clan Baird artifacts and sites in Scotland, protect all things Scottish, as well as encourage others to do the same.

A video of our Commander Richard Baird of Rickarton, Ury, and Lochwood, placing a wreath on the Baird tombs at St. Drostans' on the old Auchmedden Estate.  The COVID rules observed service on Remembrance Day was planned by Corinne and Phil Cox (Phil is a Beard) and the Clan Baird Scotland piper, Adam Cadmarteri.  We appreciate Richard, Corinne, Phil, and Adam all taking part in the service honoring the WW I and WW II war dead as well as all the Bairds buried at the Kirk.  

https://youtu.be/d3hs8zp2qog

Our Commander laid wreaths on Remembrance Sunday for our war heroes at St. Drostan's Kirk on Auchmedden and Stonehaven.

The Barclay family and the Baird's have been connected for some time.  In fact, the Ury Estate that is part of our Commander Richard's title was the Barclay estate until the mid 1800's.  The Bairds and the Barclays are buried together at the Ury Houff.  One of the modern Barclays, Humphrey, is a part of our work at the Ury Houff and at St. Drostan's Kirk at Aberdour, on the old Auchmedden Estate.  He produced this film. 

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The Oldest and Largest Clan Baird Society

With almost 50 years of existence, the Clan Baird Society is  the largest Baird society. It is the only Society with a Global footprint with members in Scotland, the UK, Australia, Canada, the US, and South America.

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Support Baird Historical and Archeological studies

The only Baird society that currently supports Baird  Historical and Archealogical studies

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Cutting Edge Initiatives

The Clan Baird is a supporter of the Baird DNA project and provides help and assistance through private donations to test family lines to aid genealogy.

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Support Scottish Culture through the Baird College Scholarship

As a member, help support Scottish Culture through the Baird College Scholarship that helps students in college study Scottish History, Culture, and Gaelic Language.

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Free Genealogy Support

Members experience free genealogy support from Clan Society Genealogists to help trace ancestors.

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A Place to Contribute

Join the Society to meet others, learn about Baird Traditions and History, and contribute by helping others. The Baird Society is always looking for people who want to be actively engaged to serve in leadership roles.

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