July 26, 2017
IMPORTANT INFORMATION - CURRIE FAMILY CONVENTION
Just a reminder that anyone who would like to be an Attendee as a voting participant for our Family Convention on 15 August 2017 and receive pre-Convention materials related to candidates being considered should contact the Revd. Dr. David A. Currie, Chaplain to the Clan Currie Society at: [email protected]
Call for Attendees of a Family Meeting, or DerbhfineThe Clan Currie Society has called for Representers; those who believe that they have the qualifications and interest to be considered as a candidate for interim Commander. The interim Commander must be approved by Family Convention (once called a Derbhfine), and recognized by the Lyon Court.
The Family Convention will be held at the Trades Hall of Glasgow (85 Glassford Street, Glasgow, G1 1UH) on 15 August 2017 at 2:00 PM on the basis if Currie being a West Coast family.
Qualifications for potential Attendees to the Family Convention:Men and Women must be born a Currie, MacMhurich etc. (or variant or derivative thereof) and in good standing (e.g. no felony convictions) and fit one or more of the following:
1. Scottish Armigers properly granted or having matriculated Armorial Bearings in Scotland.
2. Current and past members of the Clan Currie Society (but this is not a restriction).
3. Copies of a birth certificate are suitable for demonstrating that born a Currie etc.
Overseas participants outside Scotland may be able to observe the proceedings by video link or similar if unable to attend in person. (A technical review is now underway - additional details to follow including log-in and password information.)
NOTE: Attendees may be required to provide documentation supporting any claims by the Court of the Lord Lyon.
Decisions are to be determined by Liam Devlin, Unicorn Pursuivant, appointed by the Court of the Lord Lyon.