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


 

















Warren de Pointon, Baron of Stockport

Arms: Quarterly -
1 Checky Or and Azure, on a canton Gules a lion rampant Argent.
2 Or, on a chevron Azure three swans close, sans legs Argent [Stafford]
3 Azure, crusily, and three lozenges Or [Stockport]
4 Azure, a chevron between three double-headed eagles displayed Argent, crowned Or [Eton]

Crest: Out of a ducal coronet Gold, an eagle's leg Or, in front of a plume of feathers Argent.                                                                                                                             

 

Weever of Aston

Arms: Sable, two bars Argent, on a canton of the first a garb Or.                                                                                                        

 












Weld of Eaton

Arms: Azure, a fesse nebuly between three crescents Ermine.

Crest: A wyvern, with wings endorsed Sable, gutte' d'Or, collared and lined Argent.                                                                                                               

Wetnall of Coppenhall, bulgo Copnall
Pedigree but no arms listed.













Wetnall of Cholmoston, alias Chomston

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Vert, a cross engrailed Ermine.
2 & 3 Azure, a lion rampant Argent [Crewe]


Crest: A goat's (or antilope's) head, couped Argent, armed of the same.         
               

Another Coat: Vert, a cross lozengy Ermine.

















Wetnall of Nantwich

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Vert, a cross engrailed Ermine.
2 & 3 Vert, a bend Ermine; a crescent over all for difference.

Crest: A goat's (or antilope's) head Argent, issuing out of a ducal coronet Gules, and charged with a crescent of the last for difference.      
                                                          
                                                                                                                           

















Whitmore of Thurstanton

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Argent, a chief Azure [Haselwall]
2 Or, a lion rampant, between three martlets Gules.
3 Per fess Vert and Gules, an eagle displayed Or.

Crest: Out of a ducal coronet Or a lion's head Argent, collared with a riband tied in a bow at the back Azure.                                                                 

Whittingham of Middlewiche
Pedigree but no arms given.
















Wilburham, bulgo Wilbraham, of Woodhey

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Azure, two bars Argent, on a canton Sable, a wolf's head erased of the first.
2 Argent, a cross patonce between four martlets Gules, a lable of five points ..... [Golborne]
3 Argent, on a bend Sable three cross-crosslets Or [Crosley?]

Crest: A wolf's head erased Argent.                                                                                                              

















Wilbram of Radnor

Arms: Quarterly -
1 Azure, two bars Argent, on a canton Sable, a wolf's head erased of the first, a crescent for difference.
2 Azure, a plate between three crescents Or.
3 Or, on a bend cotised Gules three crescents Argent.
4 Quarterly Argent and Sable, in the second and third quarters a buck's head cabossed Or, over all a bendlet Gules.

Crest: A wolf's head erased Argent, a crescent for difference.                                                                                                    

Winnington of Winnington
Pedigree but no arms given.
















Winnington of the Hermitage

Arms: Quarterly -
1 Argent, an orle within eight martlets in orle Sable
2 Gules, three mullets Or [Haslington]
3 Or, a mascle Gules [Sable in Harl 1505]
4 Sable, a cross patonce Argent.

Crest: An alembic, or still , Argent.                                                                                                            

















Winnington of Birches

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Argent, an orle within eight martlets in orle Sable, a crescent for difference.
2 Per chevron Or and Vert, three sprigs of birch counterchanged [Birches]
3 Argent, a pale fusilly Sable [Daniel]

Crest: An alembic, or still , Argent charged with a crescent for difference.                                                                                            


















Winnington of Offerton

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Argent, an orle within eight martlets in orle Sable, a mullet for difference.
2 & 3 Gules, on a chief Or three annulets of the field [Offerton]

Crest: An alembic, or still , Argent charged with a mullet for difference.                                                                    

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