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


 

Masterson of Nantwich [& Masterson of Winnington]

Arms: Ermine, a chevron Azure between three garbs Or.                                                                                                                                



Meoles of Meoles

Arms: Argent, a bend between two lions' heads ereased Sable.                                                                                                     

 









Mere of Mere

Arms: Argent, on waves proper, a three masted galley Sable.
Crest: A mermaid proper, tail Vert, crined Or, in the dexter hand a mirror and in the sinister a comb (proper).                                                                                                              

 

Millington of Millington

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Azure, three millrinds [mill-stones] Argent [Millington].
2 & 3 Argent, an eagle displayed with two heads Sable [?].                                                                                               

 

Minshull of Erdeswick

Arms: Azure, an estoile of six wavy rays alternately with six straight rays issuant from a crescent Argent, a crescent for cadency.
(Underneath the trick is written "He quartereth Sable 3 Buckes heads caboshed Argent erased Sable")                                                               

 

Minshull of Nantwich

Arms: Azure, an estoile of eight wavy rays alternately with twelve straight rays issuant from a crescent Argent, a fleur-de-lis for cadency.
(Under the trick is written  "This coat must have a crescent for a second difference")                                            

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