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


 











Harcourt of Wincham
Arms: Or, two bars Gules, in chief a mullet charged with a crescent for cadency.
Crest: A peacock close proper, charged with the cadency as in the arms.                                                                                                                             

Hardware of the Peele, in Mouldsworth and of Chester
Pedigree but no arms recorded

 
Hassall of Nantwich
Arms: Per chevron Argent and Or, three pheons Sable.  
                                                                                                                                                                

Hassall of Hassell and Hankelow
Pedigree but no arms recorded



Haughton of Haughton

Arms: Sable, three bars Argent.                                                                                                                

















Hawarden of Haughton
Arms: Quarterly Sable and Argent, a cross patonce counterchanged, a bordure Ermine, a crescent for cadency.

Crest: A buck's head Ermine, attired Or, issuing out of a crest-coronet Gold, a crescent for cadency.                                                                                  


Hayes of Little Leigh
Arms: Sable, a chevron Argent between three leopards' faces Or (Harl 1424)
(In Harl 1505 the leopards' faces are Argent)        















Hayes of Nantwich

Arms: Argent, on a chevron Gules, between three dragons' heads erect and erased Vert, purfled Or, as many bezants.
Crest: A dragon's head erased Vert, bezantee, pierced through the neck with a broken spear in bend, head downwards, Gules.                                            

Henshaw of Henshaw
Pedigree but no arms recorded [but see earlier Visitations]

Higham of Higham in Werneth
Pedigree but no arms recorded









Hockenhull of Hockenhull and Duddon

Arms: Argent, and ass's head erased Sable.
Another Coat: Argent, an ass's head erased Sable, a canton Gules.
Crest: A buck's head erased Argent, attired Or, pierced through the nostrils with an arrow of the second, barbed and flighted of the first.




















Hockenhull of Prenton

Arms: Quarterly
1 & 4 Argent, an ass's head erased Sable, a crescent for cadency [Hockenhull]
2 Sable, three crescents Argent [Gleave]
3 Argent, on a bend Sable three spears' heads of the first [Prenton]

Crest: A buck's head Argent, erased and attired Or, pierced through the nostrils with an arrow Argent, headed in base Azure.
                                       

Holcroft of Vale Royal
Pedigree but no arms recorded [but see earlier Visitations]

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