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John Michael Buchanan of that Ilk
Chief of the Name and Arms of Buchanan

In September 2018 John Michael Buchanan was confirmed by the Lord Lyon King of Arms, head of the Lyon Court in Scotland as 23rd Chief of the Name and Arms of Buchanan. He is the first Chief of the Clan in 337 years.

The Buchanan, John Michael Buchanan of that Ilk and of Arnprior and Leny, was born on 14 September 1958. He is the son of John Neil Buchanan Baillie-Hamilton of Arnprior and Hon. Caroline Barbara Barrie. Michael married The Lady Buchanan, Paula Frances Hickman M.D., daughter of John Hickman, on 22 October 1994.   He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England,with a Master of Arts (M.A.) Michael is the manager of Cambusmore Estate in the southern Highlands near Callander.  He has four children including heir apparent, Angus John Buchanan younger of that Ilk, Bruce, Lucy and Rory

Michael and Paula live at Cambusmore, Callander, Perthshire, Scotland.