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.

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.

Butler, Michael

Arms
Per fess wavy Gules and Azure a cup and a cup reversed their bases abutting that in chief Argent and that in base Or a bordure nebuly also Or
Crest
Issuant from a coronet Or two human arms embowed the upper arms in saltire that issuing from the dexter vested barry Or and Azure attached to the cuff Azure two banderolles Or the hand proper holding a cup Or that issuing from the sinister vested barry wavy Argent and Gules attached to the cuff Gules two banderolles Argent the hand proper holding a cup Argent
Motto
The Best Or Nothing
Authority
The College of Arms, 5 October 2001.
Notes

For a badge: Within a circlet of plaited rope Or two human arms embowed the upper arms in saltire that issuing from the dexter vested barry wavy Or and Azure cuffed Azure the hand proper holding a cup Or that issuing from the sinister vested barry wavy Argent and Gules cuffed Gules the hand proper holding a cup Argent.

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.

Casas, José

Arms
Per pale, dexter, Or five towers Gules ports and masoned Sable 2,1,2; sinister, Argent a lion rampant Azure armed and langued Gules
Crest
A fan of seven feathers Gules, Or, Azure, Gules, Azure, Or and Gules
Authority
Certified by the King of Arms of Spain and registered and sealed by the Spanish Ministry of Justice 21 June 2001.
Notes

Artist: Anthony Wood.

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.

Clackson, Stephen Gregory

Arms
Gyronny of sixteen Or and Argent a lozenge Azure
Crest
A dove Argent beaked Azure with dragon's wings displayed and with dragon's legs and dragon's tails all Gules in the beak a sprig of hawthorn Vert fructed Gules and resting the dexter claw upon a mullet gyronny of ten Argent and Or
Motto
Seize the Day
Authority
The College of Arms, 28 April 1998. Matriculated in the Court of the Lord Lyon, 23 October 2001, vol.74 page 57.
Notes

For a badge: A mullet gyronny of ten Argent and Or charged with a lozenge Azure. Artist: Anthony Maxwell on a Roland Symons template.

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.

Collins, Ron

Arms
Azure three Talbots passant Argent each resting the dexter forepaw on a Bezant
Crest
Upon a Helm with a Wreath Argent and Azure Within a Wreath of Oak Leaves fesswise Or a Stag at gaze Gules attired Or Mantled Azure lined Argent
Motto
Noli Libenter Sufferre Insipientes
Authority
Issued by the College of Arms (William Hunt - Windsor Herald) on 24th March 2012.

Connell, Howard

Arms
Per chevron wavy Azure and Argent in chief two doves rising and respectant holding between them in their beaks a knotted cord Argent and in base a long cross Azure
Crest
Within a wreath of two branches holly to the dexter oak to the sinister both fructed proper the stalks tied in base with a ribbon Gules two quill pens in saltire Or tied at the point of intersection with a ribbon Gules
Motto
Give God the Glory
Authority
The College of Arms, 26 February 1998.

Cook, Alan

Arms
Gules on a Chevron Argent between three Cock’s Heads erased Or three Escallops reversed Azure
Crest
Upon a Helm with a Wreath Argent and Gules Within a Circlet of Escallops reversed Azure and Maltese Crosses Argent a demi Stag Or attired and unguled Azure holding between the forelegs a Seax point downwards Argent hilt and pommel Azure
Motto
Aimez Justice et Liberté
Authority
26 June 2016.