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1) (co. Derby, and Stoke, co. Suffolk). Ar. three battle axes in pale sa.
2) (South Perrott, co. Dorset). Same Arms, a bordure ermines. Crest—A leopard pass. guard. erm.
3) (co. Hertford). Az. three poleaxes in pale ar. garnished or. Crest—An arm embowed in armour ppr. garnished or, holding in the gauntlet a poleaxe ar.
4) (Elmestone, co. Kent). (Tyntesfield, co. Somerset, and Clyst St. George, co. Devon). Ar. three battle axes sa. Crest—As the last.
5) (Clifton Hampden, Oxon). Same Arms, a bordure nebuly sa. Crest—In front of a rock a dexter arm embowed in armour, the hand in a gauntlet ppr. holding a battle axe sa. Motto—Tenax propositi.
6) (Honington, co. Warwick; confirmed by Camden's Deputies to Sir Henry Gibbes, Knt., of Honington). Sa. three battle axes in pale ar. Crest—Three broken tilting spears or, two in saltire and one in pale, enfiled with a wreath ar. and sa.
7) (Aldenham Park, Herts). (Tyntesfield and Charlton, co. Somerset, and Clyst St. George, co. Devon). Per fesse ar. and erm. three battle axes sa. Crest—An arm embowed in armour, garnished or, and charged with a cross couped gu. in the hand ppr. a battle axe, as in the arms. Motto—Tenax propositi.
8) Or, on a chev. sa. betw. three holly branches vert, fructed gu. two cats respecting each other ar. on a chief az. guttee d’or, a cross pattee of the last.
9) Lozengy ar. and gu. on a bend az. two fleurs-de-lis or, in the dexter chief point of which as many annulets conjoined of the first.
10) Ar. on a chev. betw. three filberts sa. two cats combatant of the field.
11) Ar. a chev. gu. betw. three leopards' faces az.
12) (Derry, co. Cork, and Ballynoran and Inchigeelagh, in same co.; confirmed to John Gibbs, Esq., son of John Gibbs, Esq., of Ballynoran, co. Cork, son of Rev. John Gibbs, of Inchigeelagh, co. Cork, second son of Daniel Gibbs, of Derry, grandson of Daniel Gibbs, of Cork, who bought Derry, co. Cork, in 1703, and to the other descendants of the said Daniel Gibbs, the purchaser of Derry). Ar. three battle axes in pale sa. Crest—A griffin's head erased ar. pierced through the back of the neck with an arrow or, barbed and feathered of the first. Motto—Frapper au but.
13) (The Yews, Sheffield, co. York; certified in Ulster's Office to John Gibbs, of that place, only surviving son of John Gibbs, Esq., of Ballynoran, co. Cork). Quarterly, 1st and 4th, ar, three battle axes erect in fess sa., for Gibbs; 2nd and 3rd, gu. betw. three demi lions ramp. erminois a plate, for Bennett. Crest—A griffin's head erased ar. pierced through the back of the neck with an arrow or, barbed and feathered of the first. Motto—Frapper au but.
14) (Venton, co. Devon; an old family, from which are presumed to descend Gibbes, Bart., of Barbados, and Gibbs, of Aldenham, co. Hertford). Ar. three battle axes sa.
15) (Aldenham, co. Hertford, and Clifton Hampden, co. Oxford. George Henry Gibbs, Esq., of Aldenham, m. Caroline, dau. of Rev. Charles Chawley, Kector of Stow, co. Northampton, and was s. by his eldest son, Henry Hucks Gibbs, Esq., of Aldenham, J.P., a Commissioner of Lieutenancy for London, and a Director of the Bank of England). Ar. three battle axes sa. a border nebulee of the last, quartering for Hucks of Aldenham, Ar. two chevronels betw. three owls az. Crest—In front of a rock a dexter arm embowed in armour, the hand in a gauntlet ppr. holding a battle axe sa. Motto—Tenax propositi.
16) (Sainthurst, co. Gloucester). Ar. three battle axes in pale sa.
17) (Fackley, co. Oxford, bart.). (co. Devon). Ar. three battle axes sa. Crest—An arm embowed, steel, in armour, garnished or, the hand in a steel gauntlet, grasping a battle axe, as in the arms. Motto—Tenax propositi.
18) (Perrott, co. Dorset). Vert three cats pass. ar.
19) Or, on a chev. sa. two cats respecting each other ar. on a chief az. guttee d’or, a cross pattee gold, in base a holly branch fructed vert, leaved gu.
20) Az. three battle axes or. Crest—An arm armed or, holding a battle axe ar.
21) Same Arms, battle axes ar. Crest—An arm fesse­ways ppr. vested ar. cuffed and purfled at the shoulder sa. from the elbow in pale holding a palm branch of the first.
22) Paly bendy ar. and gu. on a bend az. two fleurs-de-lis of the first.

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