Grant of Arms
Grant of Arms

Members' Roll of Arms

Many of the members of the Heraldry Society are armigerous, ie. they have a coat of arms. This gives us an opportunity to introduce you to the wide range of designs and styles that are used for modern, and ancient, heraldry. The arms are organised by the member’s surname.

Current Members

Hanley, Dr Donal Patrick

Arms
Per fess dancetty Argent and Vert in chief two crosses fleury Gules in base a boar passant Or tusked, unguled, crined and tufted of the first, and, on a wreath of the colours, the Crest: A boar passant Argent tusked, unguled, crined and tufted Gules charged on the side with a fleur de lis of the last on a helmet mantled Gules doubled Argent
Motto
Saigheadóir Collach Abú (Boar Archer Forever)
Authority
Office of the Chief Herald of Ireland, 14 February 2011.
Notes

Artist: Katy Lumsden.

Harrison, Robert

Arms
Per chevron Gules and Azure in chief two cross crosslets and in base a fleur-de-lis Or
Crest
A dragon passant couped of its tail and resting the dexter claw Or upon a heart Gules
Motto
Hold Fast in the King
Authority
The College of Arms 29 May 1986, and matriculated in the Court of the Lord Lyon 18 March 2002.
Notes

For a badge: A cross crosslet Gules between four fleur-de-lis in saltire Or. Artist: Dan Escott.

Hartland, Stephen

Arms
Gules a Castle Argent its port Sable closed with a portcullis Argent on a chief Or a Wheel Azure between two Pears Sable
Crest
Within a Saxon Crown Or a Hart sejant erect Argent holding in the mouth an Arrow point upwards Azure flighted Argent gorged with a collar pendent therefrom on the sinister a chain attached at its end to a key wards downwards Or; mantled Gules doubled Argent
Motto
Hereditatem Nostram Custodiam
Authority
The College of Arms, 14 May 2012.
Notes

For a badge: Within two branches of Oak the stems crossed in saltire Or leaved alternately Or and Vert fructed with Oak Apples Or a Wyvern reguardant Argent holding in the dexter foot a Sword erect Or and resting the sinister foot on a closed Book Gules leaved proper.

Head, Tom

Arms
Azure three Unicorn's Heads couped between four Bars Or And for the Crest upon a Helm On a Chapeau Azure the turn up Or charged alternately with Hurts and Fleurs-de-Lys florencée Azure a Goldfinch holding with its dexter claws a Dandelion Clock head to the dexter slipped proper Mantled Azure doubled Argent; And for a Badge a Goldfinch holding with its dexter claws a Dandelion Clock head to the dexter slipped proper
Motto
It Is As It Is
Authority
The College of Arms (Garter and Clarenceux), 22 May 2015
Notes

Artist: Alison Hill.

Henderson, Mark Anthony

Arms
Sable three chevronels issuing from sinister braced Or, on a chief Argent a lion rampant between two fleurs-de-lis Gules
Crest
On a wreath of the colors a long-eared owl close guardant grasping in its dexter talons a sword enflamed proper.
Motto
Virtus et Victoria
Authority
Recorded by the Society of American Armigers. Assumed 2014.

Hopkinson, David

Arms
Per pale Azure and Gules on a chevron between in chief two hop cones slipped and leaved and in base a saltire couped Or a chevron couped per pale Gules and Azure
Crest
A demi-lion rampant Or incensed proper pellety gorged with a mural crown Azure and holding between its paws a ruling pen Argent shafted Sable
Motto
Rura Mihi Placent (Things of the Countryside Please Me)
Authority
The College of Arms, 12 July 1993.
Notes

Artist: David Hopkinson.

Hovius, Matthew

Arms
Gyronny of eight Argent and Sable crusilly Or a lion rampant guardant double-queued Gules holding in his dexter paw a pair of balances Or, on a chief Azure semy de lys Or a label of three points Gules the centre point charged with three lions passant guardant in pale Or and the outer points charged with three castles in pale Or
Crest
A plume of three feathers Or, Azure and Or
Authority
Registered with the Heraldische Gemeinschaft Westfalen, 5 August 2003.

Howard, Derek

Arms
Per bend Argent and Gules a Bend embattled counter-embattled between six Escutcheons all counterchanged
Crest
A winged Bull guardant Argent couped below the tail wings elevated and addorsed supporting with its dexter forefoot a Cross Crosslet fitchy Gules
Motto
Prae Omnibus Virtus
Authority
Garter, Clarenceux and Norroy & Ulster Kings of Arms, 17th June 1999 by warrant of the Earl Marshal dated 20 May 1999.

Hubber, David

Arms
Per pale Or and Azure a mascle interlaced by two swords in saltire that in bend couped at the point all counterchanged
Crest
Issuant from a circlet composed of book spines upright Azure a demi-lion Gules crowned with an ancient crown Or and supporting with the paws the barrel of a cannon proper charged on the breech with a lion's face Or
Motto
Onward
Authority
The College of Arms, 6 April 1990.
Notes

For a badge: A fret ensigned by an ancient crown all per pale Azure and Or.

Hurl, Dr Frank

Arms
Or on a fess cottised Azure between two towers a dexter hand appaumee couped at the wrist of the field.
Crest
A demi-lion Or charged on the shoulder with a fleur-de-lis Gules holding a spear shafted of the first pointed proper and flotant therefrom a pennon Argent charged with a cross-crosslet of the second.
Motto
Aequum et Salutare (Duty and Salvation).
Authority
Chief Herald of Ireland Vol.Aa.fol.98.

 

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