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

Burgoin, Captain Jason Charles

Arms
Quarterly Sable and Gules a cross Ermine between 1st and 4th three caltrops and 2nd and 3rd a martlet Or;
Crest
A demi-tyger Gules collared, chained and holding a torch enflamed Or;
Motto
I PASS THROUGH THIS WORLD BUT ONCE;
Authority
Canadian Heraldic Authority, December 15, 2016; Vol VI, p.654 of the Public Register of Arms, Flag and Badge of Canada

Burke, William Spencer Dwerryhouse

Arms
Or a cross Gules, in the first quarter a lion rampant Sable, in the second a dexter hand appaume couped at the wrist Gules, in the third a cross crosslet fitchée also Gules, and in the fourth a martlet Sable
Crest
A cat-a-mountain sejant guardant proper collared and chained Or
Motto
Na bean don chat (Touch Not The Cat)
Authority
The Chief Herald of Ireland 3 December 1991; vol.10, fol.28.

Buttifant, Alan

Arms
Ermine on a Bend Azure a Sword Or and on a Chief Gules three Catherine Wheels Or
Crest
A Sealion sejant erect Or supporting with the sinister paw a Garb and holding in the dexter paw a Comb Azure mantled Azure doubled Or
Motto
Per Ardua Stabilis (which translates to "Firm In Adversity")
Authority
College of Arms 15 March 1985, agent: Hubert Chesshyre, Chester Herald.
Notes

For a badge: A Catherine Wheel Azure charged with a Roundel quarterly Or and Azure thereon a Garb countercharged.

Carter, Tyler A

Arms
Azure, two barrulets wavy Gules fimbriated, alternate with a cross flory between two Catherine wheels in pale Or.
Motto
Adimple Ea Quae Desunt (Complete That Which is Lacking)
Authority
Arms Assumed (USA) 09 August 2020.
Notes

Artist: Quentin Peacock

Casely, Gordon

Arms
Per chevron Or and Azure in chief two cross crosslets fitchy Azure and in base a castle triple towered Or port and windows Azure
Crest
A lion rampant Azure clutching in its dexter paw a fleur-de-lis Or
Motto
Leal (True Hearted)
Authority
The Court of the Lord Lyon, 17 March 1988.

Cheesman, Clive Edwin Alexander FSA FHS

Arms
Per pale and per pall argent and sable.
Crest
A crow sable, gorged with an ancient British torque or alighting on a man's skull resting on its side argent.
Motto
Reason will respect
Authority
College of Arms 31 December 1999
Notes

Richmond Herald since 2010

Cheshire, James CStJ JP

Arms
Quarterly Vert and Azure on a Cross nowy quadrate Or between in bend two Bugle Horns bells outwards and replenished with petals Argent and in bend sinister two Saint John's Wort Flowers (Hypericum perforatum) proper a Castellated Gate of Grey Granite also proper masoned and port Sable.
Crest
Upon a Helm with a Wreath Or and Azure A Griffin statant erect Or holding with both forefeet a Sword erect Argent hilt and pommel Azure the blade entwined with a Sprig of Olive leaved Vert and resting the dexter hindpaw on a closed Book Bleu Celeste the pages edged Argent.
Motto
IUSTITIAE SERVITUS PROBITATE (To serve justice with probity)
Authority
The College of Arms 29 January 2021. Agent Lancaster Herald (Robert Noel).

Chidiac, Michael

Arms
Quarterly Azure and Gules a Cedar of Lebanon between four Lions two combatant in chief and two combatant in base each holding between the forepaws a key erect wards inwards all Or.
Crest
A Bull passant guardant armed Or riding thereon a representation of Europa sejant the upper part of her body affronty proper vested and scarved Murrey girdled with a cord and supporting with the dexter hand a Staff erect Or.
Motto
Liberum Arbitrium (Free Will)
Authority
College of Arms - granted 26th October 2020
Notes

Artist: Tom Meek

Cliff, Alistair

Arms
Per fess Sable and Argent a Pale counterchanged the Sable semy of Mullets Or
Crest
(upon a Helm with a Wreath of the Colours): A Wolf's Head erased Gules gorged with a Collar compony Sable and Argent each Sable piece charged with a Mullet Or attached thereto a Chain reflexed behind and held in the mouth the last link broken also Or
Authority
The College Arms, 1 March 2011. Agent: Clive Cheesman, Rouge Dragon, now Richmond.
Notes

For a badge: Two Talbots countercourant in pale that in chief Or that in base Sable each gorged with a plain Collar attached thereto a Line terminating in a Ring reflexed over the back and environing the other counterchanged.

Cliff, Christopher

Arms
Argent a chevron between in chief two ravens and in base a serpent wavy palewise all within a bordure Vert.
Authority
Canadian Heraldic Authority; Grant of Arms, with differences to Emily Karen Cliff and Christopher Douglas Cliff July 15, 2019 Vol. VII, p. 195.

 

Please address any queries to roll@theheraldrysociety.com.