Blazons & Genealogy Notes
2) (confirmed to Joun Harper, Treasurer of Christ’s Hospital, and Alderman of the city of London, son of John Harper, of Walton, co. Lancaster, by William Segar, Garter, and borne by tho late Tristram Harper, Esq. quartering Strachey and Roberts, whose heiress to. John Shepherd, Esq., of Kensington). Per fesse ar. and or, a lion ramp. per fesse gu. and az. all within a bordure gobonated of the second and third. Crest—A lion’s head erased per fesse or and gu. collared of the last, lined of the first.
3) (co. Essex). Ar. a lion ramp. gu. a bordure engr. sa.
4) (Amerly, co. Hereford). Sa. a chev. ar. and canton erm.
5) (co. Kent). Ar. a lion ramp. sa. Crest—A boar pass. or, ducally gorged and crined gu.
6) (co. Kent; Sir George Harper, Knt., of Sutton, Sheriff of Kent, 1547, 2nd Edward VI.). Sa. a lion ramp. or, a bordure engr. of the second.
7) (Sir William Harper, Mayor of London. Visit. 1568). Az. on a fess betw. three eagles displ. or, a fret betw. two martlets of the first. Crest—Upon a crescent or, charged with a fret betw. two martlets az. an eagle displ. of the last.
8) (London). Per fesse ar. and sa. a lion ramp. counterchanged, a bordure gobonated or and gu.
9) (Bambury). Ar. on two bars az. three greyhounds’ heads erased or.
10) Erm. a cinquefoil az. on a chief gu. a lion pass. guard. or.
11) Or, a chev. gu. a chief vair.
12) (Swarkeston and Bridsall, co. Derby, and New Ross, co.Wexford: allowed by Hawkins, Ulster, 1752, to Mary, dau. of Thomas, son of Basil Harper, of New Ross, and wife of Philip Walsh, then residing in France). Per bend sinister ar. and sa. a lion ramp. counterchanged, a border gobony or and gu. Crest—A lion’s head erased per pale or and gu.
13) (Cambusnethan, Scotland, 1673). Ar. a lion ramp. sa. holding in his dexter paw a harp az. a bordure engr. of the second. Crest—A boar pass. ar. Motto—Et suavis et fortis.
14) (Edinburgh, 1870). Ar. a fess az. betw. three harps sa. stringed or. Crest—A harp, as in the arms. Motto—Te Deum laudamus.
15) (Calke, cos. Derby. Devon, and Stafford, bart., now Crewe, Bart., of Calke; Sir Henry Harper, seventh bart., assumed that surname, 1808). Ar. a lion ramp. and a bordure engr. sa. Crest—A boar pass. or, ducally gorged and crined gu.
16) (Berianherbert, co. Devon; Nicholas Harpur, of that place, Visit. 1620, grandson of John Harper, a younger brother of Harper, of Swarkeston, co. Derby). Same Arms, a crescent for diff. Crest—A boar pass. or, chained and collared gu.
17) (Chilvers Coton, co. Warwick, and Burton Hall, co. Northampton). Ar. a lion ramp. and a bordure engr. sa. Crest—On the battlement of a tower masoned ppr. a boar’s head erased fesseways.
18) Ar. two bars az. each charged with a lion’s head erased or.