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The Stewart Society congratulates King Charles and Queen Camilla on their coronation


Please renew your membership now.
Annual membership is from January to December each year. The easiest way to do it is here on the website. Contact the Secretary if you are not sure if you need to do or if you would like to set up a standing order or pay directly into our bank account.

You can now pay for your membership by PayPal.

If you are not a member and you are just browsing our website please join us - we welcome members from all over the world.  You can join here

Would you like to give someone a gift membership?  Email the secretary and she can arrange for a certificate .


Membership Certificate

Looking for a different present for a significant birthday, Stewart wedding or anniversary? Why not get a membership certificate?

You can order them here -Order your certificate here
Please note it can take our lovely calligrapher a little while to write them, so please be patient!

Office Closure

The Office will be closed  from Monday 19 June to Friday 23 June.

Members' Downloads

Available for download

The 2021 Online Burns Supper

- Index of the Magazine volumes  
The library catalogue and a list of the family trees and other family information that we hold are also available


We are looking for members who can attend events, welcome new people to the Society and recruit new members. 

Do you live in : - 

Oklahoma Arkansas Louisiana, Mississippi?

USA North West and Central?

Ohio-Pennsylvania & West Virginia?

We are looking for a Commissioner to represent the Society in those places - if you are interested please contact the Commissioner's secretary - email Sandy Stewart of Ardorvorlich  Sandy Stewart of Ardvorlich' s email

As events open back up in Scotland, we would also welcome members  to attend Higland Games and other events to represent the Society and  recruit new members.

Contact Jenn to discuss - email Jenn here


The Trustees of the Benevolent Fund are:-

Lord Stewart (2020) 

Earl of Moray (2021),

Annie Stewart (2021),

Jamie Stewart ygr of Ardvorlich (2022)

Geordie Burnett Stuart of Crichie (2022)


The Trustees of the Heritage Trust are:-

Earl of Moray (Chair, 2020),

Guthrie Stewart (2020),

Lachlan Stewart (2021),

Charles Steuart Fothringham (2022)

and Catherine Maxwell Stuart of Traquair 2021).


The 2021 Accounts are available on the members' downloads.



Booking is now open for the 2023 Gathering

The 2023 Gathering will be in Edinburgh on the weekend of 6-8 October 2023.
The dinner and AGM will be at The Royal Scots Club, 29 - 31 Abercromby Place, Edinburgh on Saturday 7 October
Your friends and family are very welcome to attend. 

Book here Annual Gathering Booking Form

Wanted - An Hon Editor of the Magazine

Responsible for the overall look and content of the magazine. The editor is ex-officio a member of the Council of the Society Council and can attend meetings. If you are interested expressions of interest please to the Secretary, Jenn Chamberlain

Library Visits

We are pleased to say that  we welcome visits to the Stewart Society again  by members, researchers and Stewarts/Stuarts on  Mondays and Wednesdays  Please email Jenn to check she is available. There is not normally anyone available on Friday.

You can also get in touch  with Jenn and ask her advice on your research or see if she can find a particular article or book via email. Please be patient as Jenn is not in the office all the time so it may take a few days to answer a query or find something you are looking for.
 Researchers if you have an urgent query do get in touch and Jenn will try to help you 

Council of the Stewart Society

The next meeting of the  Council of the Stewart Society  will be  Monday 6 November at 53 George St, Edinburgh.
The meetings of Benevolent Fund and Heritage Trust will also take place that day.
Papers will be sent to all members and trustees.

Highland Games

Come and meet us in person!

17 and 18 June 
Boonah, QLD
Clydesdale Spectacular

24 and 25 June 
East Selkirk, Manitoba

Manitoba Highland Gathering

15 July

Glasgowlands Highland Festival 
Northamption, MA


15 July

Inverness Highland Games
Inverness, Scotland

24 August 
Oban Highland Games 
Oban, Scotland

More to come

Useful Links

Want help looking for your Stewart ancestors?

Try these links first. All helpfully gathered together in one place.  Updated regularly so keep checking

Family Lines - useful links

Want to know more about the real history of tartan? Who wore what and when? How the Stuarts used tartan to help them with the Jacobite cause?

The history of tartan