Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog)

A journal of the activities of an Amateur Armorist.

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Entries from January 2018

William Brereton, Esquire, 1630.

January 29th, 2018 · Comments Off on William Brereton, Esquire, 1630.

The last of the Brereton entries in the Funeral Certificates has now been completed … phew. William Brereton, Esquire, 1630. Arms: Quarterly of 18: 1, Argent, two bars Sable, a crescent Or for difference. 2, Argent, an inescutcheon within a double tressure counterflory, Gules. 3, Or, three piles in point, Gules. 4, Quarterly 1 and […]

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Richard Brereton, Esquire, 1625

January 28th, 2018 · Comments Off on Richard Brereton, Esquire, 1625

I’m on a roll this weekend. Richard Brereton, Esquire, 1625 Arms: Quarterly of eight; 1, Argent, between two bars Sable, four Ermine spots in cross of the second, a crescent for difference; 2, Argent, a chevronel between three crescents Gules; 3, Ermine, three mascles Gules; 4. Or, a raven Sable; 5, Argent, an escarbuncle of […]

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John Brereton, Alderman, 1631

January 28th, 2018 · Comments Off on John Brereton, Alderman, 1631

Another Brereton added to the Funeral Certificates. John Brereton, Alderman, 1631 Arms: Quarterly of ten; 1, Argent, two bars Sable, a martlet on a crescent Or for difference; 2, Argent, a chevronel between three crescents Gules; 3, Ermine, three mascles Gules; 4, Or, a raven Sable; 5, Argent, an escarbuncle of six rays Gules; 6, Argent, a […]

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The Hon: Sir John Brereton, Knight, 1629.

January 27th, 2018 · Comments Off on The Hon: Sir John Brereton, Knight, 1629.

Latest addition to the Funeral Certificates, the arms of The Hon: Sir John Brereton, Knight, 1629.   The Hon: Sir John Brereton, Knight, 1629. Arms: Quarterly of 12 coats; 1 Argent, two bars Sable; 2 Argent, an inescutcheon within a double tressure counter-flory Gules; 3 Or, three piles in point Gules; 4 Quarterly; 1 and […]

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