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


Mainwaring of Kermincham

Arms: Quarterly:
1 & 4 Argent, two bars Gules a mullet for cadency [Mainwaring]
2 & 3 Azure, three garbs Or [Praers].
On an escutcheon of pretence Argent, a canton Gules over all a bend Azure charged with three garbs Or [Fitton]                                                                                                                       


Mainwaring of Newton

Arms: Quarterly of eight:
1. Argent, two bars Gules, a canton Or [Mainwaring]
2. Vert, a tun Or [Newton]
3. Argent, a lion rampant Sable charged on the shoulder with a cross formee Or [Pownall]
4. Argent, on a bend Azure three garbs Or [Fitton]
5. Argent, three birds' heads erased Sable [                ]
6. Or, on a cross Azure five garbs of the field [Milneton]
7. Quarterly Vert and ........ a lion rampant Argent [Olton]*
8. Argent, a chevron Sable between three wrens Proper [Wrenbury]     

* These arms are shown as Quarterly Vert and Gules, a lion rampant Argent [Olton] in the second quarter of the arms of Starkey of Wrenbury in the Cheshire Visitations of 1580 http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/visitations/CV27.html                                                                                          


Mainwaring of Peover
Arms: Quarterly:
1 & 4 Argent, two bars Gules [Mainwaring]
2 & 3 Azure, three garbs Or [Praers].                                                                                                              


Arms: Or, a bend counter-componee Argent and Gules
"No proofe made of these arms"                                                                                  

Mallory of Chester and Mobberley

Arms: Or, a lion rampant tail fourche Gules collared Argent a canton of the second.
Crest: A horse's head Gules                                                               

Marbury of Marbury

Arms: Sable, a cross between four pheons Argent.                                            

Massey of Coddington

Arms: Quarterly Gules and Or, in the first and fourth quarters three fleurs-de-lis Argent, a canton Azure.
Crest: A demi-pegasus quarterly Or and Gules.                                                 

Massey of Denfield

Arms: Quarterly Gules and Or, in the first and fourth quarters three escallops Argent, a mullet Azure for cadency.
Crest: A moorcock Sable combed Gules.                                                



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