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The Armorial Bearings  Exemplified in  The Cheshire Visitations
illustrated in colour by Martin S. J. Goldstraw

Arms: Argent, a bay horse passant proper.
No pedigree recorded.                                                                                                                        

Filkin of Tatenhall
Arms: Argent, an orle Sable, within eleven billets in orle of the second.                                                                                                    

Fitton of Goseworth
Quarterly of eleven -
1 Argent, a canton Gules, over all on a bend Azure three garbs Or.
2 Gules, two lions passant Argent, a label of three points Or. [Orreby]
3 Argent, two chevrons and a canton Gules. [Orreby]
4 Azure, two bars Argent, over all on a bend Gules three bezants [pheons Or?]. [Legh of Bechton]
5 Or, three lozenges Azure. [Baguley]
6 Azure, three spades or mattocks Or.[Bechton]
7 Argent, a chevron between five cross-crosslets fitche (two above and three below) Sable. [Siddington]
8 Azure, three icicles bendways Or. [Harbottle]
9 Argent, three flagons Gules. [Monboucher]
10 Argent, three escallops Gules. [Charron]
11 Argent, three water bougets Sable. [Littleburne?]

Over all an escucheon of pretence,  quarterly of four -
1 and 4 Argent, a cross and bordure both engrailed Sable. [Holdcroft]
2 Argent, a squirrel sejant Gules. [Horton]
3 [Argent] and eagle, wings elevated [Sable], preying on an infant [proper] swadddled Gules. [Culcheth]

Crest: On a chapeau Azure, turned up Ermine, a pansy proper, stalked Vert.

See also below:                                                                                                              

Fitton of Goseworth

These arms were taken out of an old book at Goseworth wherein they were limned long ago. Drawing of arms:-
1st Argent, two chevrons Gules, on a canton of the last a label of four points Argent.
2nd Argent, a chevron between five cross-crosslets fitche, two in chief and three in base, Sable.
3rd Azure, three spades Or.
4th Argent, a canton Gules, over all on a bend Azure three garbs Or.
Motto: Fauente Deo                                                                                  

Folvile bulgo Fovil of Midlewiche
Arms: Gules, a chief Argent, over all a cross moline Or.
Crest: A garb per pale Or and Vert, the band counter changed
Motto: Fouendo Foueo

Folvile Antiqua
Or, a chief Argent, over all a cross moline Gules.

Folvile De Com' Leicest
Per fesse Ermine and Or, a cross moline Gules.


Foulshurst of Crewe

1 Gules, a fret Or, a chief Ermine
2 Azure, a lion rampant Argent. [Crewe]
3 Ermine, three mascles conjoined in fess Gules. [Blimhall?]
4 Gules, a scythe Argent, the handle Or. [Praers]
5. Azure, a cross moline Or, quarter pierced of the field. [Molyneux]
6 Argent, a chevron between three lozenges Ermines. [Shaw?]

Crest: A unicorn's head couped Argent, armed and mained Or.                                                                                                      

Frodsham of Elton

1 and 4 Argent, on a cross engrailed Sable five estoils Or.
2 and 3 Paly of six Argent and Gules, on a bend Sable three mullets Or. [Elton]

Crest: An escollop Argent.                                                                                                             


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