Highmore Family Crest, Coat of Arms and Name History
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Blazons & Genealogy Notes
1) (Armathwaite, co. Cumberland, temp. Henry IV.). Erm. a crossbow bent, point downwards, betw. three moorcocks sa. Crest—A moorcock ppr.
2) (Harby-brow, co. Cumberland, temp. Edward IV., and Strickland, co. Dorset; a branch probably of the Highmores, of Armathwaite). Ar. a crossbow pointed upwards betw. four moorcocks sa. beaked and membered gu. Crest (granted in 1683)—An arm in armour ppr. brandishing a falchion ar. hilt and pommel or, betw. two pike staves gu. headed gold.
3) (Sherborne). Same Arms. Crest—A talbot’s head couped at the neck.