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


Salmon of Wild Heath

Arms: Sable, three salmon hauriant Or

Crest: Issuant from clouds proper an arm in armour erect Sable, the hand grasping a scimetar Argent, hilted Or                                                                                                                        

Savage of Rock Savage
See Savage of Clifton =
Savage of Clifton
Arms: Quarterly of seventeen -
1 Argent, six lioncels rampant 3,2, and 1, Sable.
2 Gules, a chevron between three martlets Argent [Walkinton]
3 Argent, a pale fusilly Sable [Danyers]
4 Argent, a fesse dancettee Gules [Chedle]
5 Argent, a cross formee, the ends fleury Sable [Swinnerton]
6 Gules, a cross Ermine [Beke]
7 Or, on a fesse Azure, three garbs of the field [Vernon]
8 Quarterly, Or and Gules; over all a bendlet Sable [Malbank]
9 Sable, a fesse humettee Argent [Bostock]
10 Azure, three garbs Or [Randolph Blundeville]
11 Azure, two bars Argent [Venables]
12 Quarterly, Argent and Gules, in the second and third quarters a fret Or [Dutton]
13 Argent, on a bend Gules, three escarbuncles Or [Thornton]
14 Sable [Vert?], a cross engrailed Ermine [Kingsley?]
15 Or, a saltire Sable [Helsby]
16 Azure, a chevron between three garbs Or, a crescent for difference [Hatton]
17 Azure, an estoile issuant from the horns of a crescent Or [Minshull]

1 Crest: An unicorn's head Argent, erased, mained [and armed] Or.
2 Crest: Out of a ducal coronet Or, a lion's jamb erect Sable.                                                                                                   

Shakerley of Holme
Pedigree but no arms recorded.

Shrigley of Beristowe
Arms: Sable, a chevron between three human legs, couped at the knee, Argent.                

Singleton of Chester
Pedigree but no arms recorded

Smethwick of Smethwick

Arms: Quarterly
1 & 4 Or, three crosses formee fitche Sable
2 & 3 Vert, a cross engrailed Ermine [Wettenhall]

Crest: An arm embowed, vested Argent, charged with three bendlets wavy Vert, holding in the hand proper a tulip Or, leaved of the second.                                                                                  

Smith of Brindley
Arms: Azure, on a fess Or between three wolves' heads erased Argent as many fleur-de-lys Sable.

Crest: A demi-wolf Ermine, holding in the dexter paw a fleur-de-lys Or.                                                                      

Smith of Hough in Wynbunbury

Arms: Azure, two bars wavy Ermine, on a chief Or, a demi lion rampant issuant Sable

Crest: An ostrich proper, holding in the beak a horseshoe                                                          


Ranulph Smith of Norwich
, gent, had a grant from Dethick, Garter 25 April 1593, of the following Arms:
Azure, two bars wavy Ermine, in chief three bezants.

Crest: Between two wings Azure an ostrich's head couped Argent, gorged with a collar also Azure, the beak of the last holding a steel horse-shoe.                                                 

Smith of Oldhough

Arms: Quarterly
1 & 4 Per pale Or and Gules, three fleur-de-lis counterchanged
2 & 3 Azure, a fret Or [Oldhough]

Crest: A fleur-de-lis per pale Or and Gules                                                                                      

Sneyd of Willaston in Nantwich Hundred
Pedigree but no arms recorded.

Somerford of Somerford
Pedigree but no arms recorded.

Sparke of Chester
Pedigree but no arms recorded.


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