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A weblog, mostly about knitting but other topics appear

Coat Of Arms – An Art Form November 19, 2017

Filed under: Ancestors,Coat of Arms,Genealogy — Janet @ 9:20 pm

b51db1f3-a10e-40dc-b930-140da0bf2e2f  Gerard Coat of Arms     Sir Peter Gerard was my 15th Great Grandfather

 

A Coat of Arms, again November 2, 2017

Filed under: Ancestors,Coat of Arms,Family Crests,Genealogy,Heraldry — Janet @ 1:11 pm

Grey COA  Grey Coat of Arms     Sir John Grey, my 12th Great Grandfather, 1527-1564, was the Uncle of Queen Lady Jane Grey.

 

 

 

 

Prowse Coat Of Arms August 9, 2017

COA Prowse  Coat of Arms      Agnes Prowse, my 10th Great Grandmother.  1575-1622

 

Essex England Coat of Arms June 19, 2017

Filed under: Coat of Arms,Coats of Arms,Genealogy — Janet @ 12:52 pm

COA Essex England  A strong graphic image

 

Smith Coat Of Arms June 17, 2017

Filed under: Ancestors,Ancestry,Coat of Arms,Genealogy,Heraldry — Janet @ 3:13 pm

09c741a0-dc16-4a96-a9f5-08dc1bccb32b  Another Coat of Arms – I am struck by the simple artistry of this one.  Elegant.

 

Lundy Coat Of Arms June 8, 2017

Filed under: Ancestors,Ancestry,Coat of Arms,Genealogy,Heraldry — Janet @ 2:24 pm

COA Lundy Lundy Coat of Arms        Another strong image in red and yellow to add to my “collection”.     Sir John Lundy was my 15th Great Grandfather.

 

Toft Coat of Arms June 5, 2017

Toft COA     Simple and striking – I seem to like red

 

Sir William Toft was my 14th Great Grandfather

Below is another Coat of Arms in my “collection”

Fowle COA