Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog)

A journal of the activities of an Amateur Armorist.

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Entries from December 2014

Edward Osborne (1530 – 1592)

December 18th, 2014 · Comments Off on Edward Osborne (1530 – 1592)

I quite often receive enquiries from readers who can’t follow or translate a blazon and this morning I received an enquiry about the arms of Edward Osborne from a reader who had found a reference to his armorial bearings in Genealogical Memoirs of the Extinct Family of Chester of Chicheley, Their Ancestors and Descendants. The enquiry  went […]

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An Heraldic Birthday Card

December 11th, 2014 · Comments Off on An Heraldic Birthday Card

As well as a wee dram, Sandy completely surprised me with a hand made “armorial” birthday card this morning. I couldn’t stop laughing and now I can’t stop smiling when I look at it: Wonderful! For those who aren’t familiar with the armorial reference: And here’s the wee dram … which also has an heraldic […]

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