Clan Hannay is a Scottish clan associated with the region of Galloway. The Hannays held lands in the area, including the estate of Sorbie. The family’s history can be traced back to the 13th century. Notable figures from Clan Hannay include individuals who have excelled in various fields, such as military service, politics, and literature. One notable figure is Sir Samuel Hannay, a Scottish soldier and diplomat who served as a trusted advisor to King Charles II and played a key role in negotiating the Treaty of Breda.