Cassidy Coat of Arms
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Which coat of arms or "family crest" is mine?
Choose the design you like best, just your ancestors did when they painted these symbols on the shields they carried into battle and displayed in their homes. These coats of arms are real, historical works of art/culture dating back as far as 1100AD. Most of these designs were compiled and documented by genealogists and heraldists in large books published in the nineteenth century. These arms were owned by individuals who bore your surname, and were passed down through the generations from father to son, earning the monicker "family crest".
Blazons & Genealogy Notes
1) (Glenbrook, Magherafelt, co. Londonderry). Per chev. ar. and gu. two lions ramp. in chief, and a boar pass, in base counterchanged. Crest—A spear broken into three pieces two in saltire and the head in pale ppr., banded gu. Another Crest was “ a caduceus,” perhaps referring to Mercury and the ancient healing arts of the family. Motto—Frangas non fiectes.
2) ...two chev. on a canton...a lion pass. Crest—A spear broken in three pieces, two in saltire, and the head in pale ppr. banded gu. Another Crest—An arm holding a short sword or dagger with a snake entwined ppr. Motto—Firm and faithful.
Origin, Meaning and Family History of the Cassidy Name
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Cassidy Coat of Arms Meaning
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