I have been told by Ian McCrae of Aust. (during the 2000 Gathering)that that is the correct spelling.
I have also been told the name came from Ireland!
At the Eilean Donan Book store I purchased "the Macraes - the origins of the Clan Macrae and their place in Scotland's history". This book states "The Macrae clan trace their ancestry back to the Celts and Ireland."
page 15: Maurice Macrath -4 sons,John,-connected with MacKenzies;Christopher,settled in Brahan;Duncan,Argyleshire;& Finlay,joined John in
Kintail. Does any of this help??? Lonnie
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