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

Moore of Hall O'Heath, Haslington
Pedigree but no arms shown.


Moreton of Moreton

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Argent, a greyhound courant Sable
2 & 3 Gules, a cross engrailed Ermine [Macclesfield]
Crest: A wolf's head couped Argent, collared with a wreath Argent and Vert.                                                                                                                            

Morgan alias Morgell of Chester
Arms: Argent, on a bend engrailed Gules three cinquefoils Ermine, on a chief Azure as many fleur-de-lis Or, a crescent for cadency.

Crest: A wolf's head Argent pellety issuant from a crest-coronet Or.                                                                                                   

Mouldsworth of Wincham

Arms: Argent, on a bend Sable three pheons of the first.                                                                                                                

Newall, of Chester.
Pedigree but no arms recorded.

Newton of Newton and Pownall
[per Visitations of 1580]
Arms: Quarterly -
1 Argent, a lion rampant queule fourchie Sable, charged on the shoulder with a cross formee Or [Pownall*]
2 Argent, on a bend Azure, three garbs Or, a crescent for difference [Fitton]
3 Argent, three birds' heads Sable, erased [beaked] Or [Erdeswick]
4 Argent, on a cross engrailed Azure five garbs Or [Milneton]
5 Quarterly Vert and Argent, all over a lion rampant Gules [Olton]
6 Argent, a chevron Sable between three wrens Gules [Wrenbury]

The true coat of Newton of Pownall was Vert, a tun in fess Or


Norbury of Frodsham

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Argent, on a chevron engrailed between three bulls' heads cabossed Sable, a crescent for difference.
2 Per pale Or and Argent, an eagle displayed Sable [Bird]
3 Argent an ass's head erased Sable [Hockenhull?]                                            

Nuthall of Cattenhall

Arms: Quarterly -
1 & 4 Argent, a shackbolt Sable. [Nuthall]
2 Argent, a griffin segreant Sable [Griffin]
3 Sable, a buck's head cobossed Argent, attired Or [Horton]

Crest: A demi-falcon rising Argent, beaked and ducally gorged Or.                                                  


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