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


Eaton of Sandbach

Arms: Quarterly Argent and Sable, a cross patonce counterchanged, in the first quarter a mullet Sable.
[No Proof made of these arms]

Fallows of Fallows

Arms: Gules, fretty Ermine.
[No Proof made of these arms]                                                                                                  


Fetherstone of Chester

Arms: Gules, a chevron between three ostrich feathers Argent, an annulet Sable for cadency.

Crest: An heraldic antilope's head.  [No tinctures given but usually Gules]                                                                                                            

Arms: "A fictitious Cote given by Holmes the paynter of Chester"                                                                                 


Arms: Quarterly:  1 Argent, a saltire Gules in chief a trefoil slipped Azure [Gerard]
                           2 Azure, a lion rampant Ermine, crowned Or [Gerard]
                           3 Azure, a lion rampant Argent [                  ]
                           4 Argent, three torteaux between two bendlets Sable [ Ince]                                                               

Gleave of High Lea

Arms: Sable, three crescents Argent.                                                                      

Glegge of Gayton
Arms: Sable, two lions counter-passant in pale Argent, collared Gules.                                                 

Glegge of Grange
Arms: Quarterly: 1 & 4 Sable, two lions counter-passant in pale Argent, collared Gules [Glegg]; 2 & 3 Quarterly Sable and Argent, four leopards' faces counterchanged.


Grastie of Warford
 Arms: Argent, on a fesse dancette Sable three martlets of the field.

Crest: A martlet Argent charged on the neck with a bar dancette Sable.

No proof made of these arms.                            

Green of Congleton

Arms: Vert, three bucks trippant and a chief Or.                                 


Greene of Poulton Co. Lancs and Woodchurch
Arms: Vert, three bucks trippant Or a mullet for cadency.

No proof made of these arms.                                                                            

Griffin of Batherton

Arms: Sable, a griffin segreant Argent.                                                

Grosvenor of Eaton

Arms: Quarterly of twelve:
1 Azure, a garb Or [Grosvenor]
2 Sable a cross patonce Argent [Pulford]
3 Azure, three pheasants Or [Fesant]
4 Quarterly Argent and Sable, a cross patonce counterchanged [Eaton]
5 Vert, three stumps of trees couped and eradicated Or [                ]
6 Argent, a bend Sable between three ogresses [              ]
7 Azure, an eagle displayed Argent [Cotton]
8 Gules, three swords erect (two and one) Argent hilts Or [              ]
9 Or, six eagles displayed (three, two and one) Sable a canton Ermine
10 Argent, three birds Gules [               ]
11 Azure, two bars Argent [Wilbraham]
12 Or, a fess Azure [                ]

Crest: A talbot statant Or. 



Harper of Huntington
Arms: Argent, a lion rampant within a bordure engrailed Sable.


Harvey of Chester
Arms: Gules, on a bend Argent three trefoils slipped Vert.
Crest: A leopard statant guardant Proper, ducally gorged and chained Or.


Henshaw of Henshaw
Arms: Argent, a chevron between three heronshaws (moorhens) Sable, beaked Gules.
Crest: A falcon Or belled Gules praying on a mallard Argent beaked Gules.


Hinton of Rushton
Arms: Argent, (on) a bend Sable between two gillyflowers Gules leaved and slipped Vert three martlets Argent.


Hocknell of Prenton
No armes inserted [see http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/visitations1613/CV1613_11.html]


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