Blazons & Genealogy Notes1) (Baron King; the eighth baron, was created, 1838, Earl of Lovelace). Sa. three spears’ heads erect ar. embrued gu. on a chief or, as many poleaxes az. their edges to the sinister. Crest—A dexter arm erect, couped at the elbow, vested az. thereon three erm. spots in fesse or, cuffed ar. hand ppr. grasping a truncheon sa. the top broken off, the bottom couped of the third. Supporters—Two English mastiffs reguard. ppr. each gorged with a plain collar gu. Motto—Labor ipse voluptas.
2) (King-Noel).(Earl of Lovelace; exemplified to the earl upon his assuming by royal licence, 1860, the additional surname of Noel). Quarterly, 1st and 4th, Noel, or, fretty gu. a canton erm.; 2nd and 3rd, King, sa. three spears’ heads erect ar. the points sanguine, on a chief or, three pole-axes az. their edges to the sinister. Crests—1st, Noel: A buck at gaze ar. attired or; 2nd, King: A dexter arm erect couped at the elbow, vested az. adorned with three erm. spots in fesse or, the cuff turned up, grasping a truncheon of a spear, the head silver. Supporters—On either side a mastiff dog reguard. ppr. collared gu. Motto—Pensez a bien.
3) (granted to Charles Francis King, Esq., of Broomfield, co. Essex). Vert a chev. or, surmounted by another erm. charged with three woolpacks ppr. betw. two lambs pass. in chief ar. and in base a golden fleece. Crest—In front of a lion couchant gu. a woolpack, as in the arms.
4) (Ashby Hall, co. Lincoln). Sa. on a chev. engr. ar. three escallops of the field. Crest—A talbot's head erased sa. collared and ringed gu. eared or.
5) (Bellcone, co. Kent, bart.). Sa. a lion ramp. erm. betw. three crosses pattee fitchee or. Crest—A lion’s gamb erased and erect sa. grasping a cross pattée, as in the arms. Motto: Jamais sans espérance.
6) (Charlestown, co. Roscommon, bart.). Sa. a lion ramp. double queued or. Crest—A scallop shell gu. Motto—Spea tutissima coelis.
7) (Corrard, co. Fermanagh, and Dublin, bart.). Az. on a fesse ar. betw. a lion’s head erased in chief and a mullet in base or, three buckles erect gu. and, as an honourable augmentation, on a chief erm. an imperial crown within a chaplet of trefoils both ppr. Crest—A dexter cubit arm erect, holding a dagger in pale all ppr. surmounted by a scroll, inscribed “17 Aug. 1821," in allusion to the period in which, as Lord Mayor of Dublin, he had the honour of receiving George IV on His Majesty’s visit to the capital of his Irish dominions. Motto—Audaces fortuna juvat.
8) (Staunton Park, co. Hereford). Quarterly, ar. and az. in the 2nd and 3rd quarters a mullet of six points or, pierced of the field, over all a bend barry of six of the second and gu. charged with a cinquefoil of the third Crest—A lion ramp. bendy or and az. supporting two branches composed of two roses gu. and three cinquefoils vert, slipped and leaved of the last.
9) (Highbury Crescent, co. Middlesex; granted to John Thomas King, Esq.). Per pale or and az. a cross patée fitchée betw. three lions’ heads erased counterchanged. Crest—A lion sejant per chev. engr. or and az. supporting with the dexter paw a spear erect gold, enfiled with a gauntlet also az. Motto—Altiora peto.
10) (co. Bucks). Sa. a lion ramp. or, tail double queued.
11) (co. Devon, and Towcester, co. Northampton). Sa. a lion ramp. betw. three crosses crosslet or, ducally crowned ar. Crest—Out of a ducal coronet or, a demi ostrich ar. wings endorsed, beaked gold.
12) (Bickenhill, co. Warwick; granted by Dugdale. Garter, to Thomas King, Alderman of Coventry; descended from co. Kent). Sa. a lion ramp. double queued crowned or, in chief three billets ar. Crest—A demi lion double queued or, billettée az. ducally crowned gold, holding in the dexter paw a sword ar.
13) (Pyrland Hall, co. Somerset; descended from John Meade, Esq., of Lyng, in same co., living 1600, assumed in 1830, in compliance with the will of Richard King, Esq., of the Rectory, North Petherton, the additional surname and arms of King). Quarterly, 1st and 4th, ar. a lion ramp. betw. three crosses crosslet sa. and as many escallops gu., for King; 2nd and 3rd, gu. on a chev. ar. betw. three leopards’ faces or, two arrows in saltire az. barbed and flighted ppr. betw. two bows chevronwise of the fourth, stringed of the field, for Meade. Crests—1st, King: A mount vert, thereon an arm in bend dexter couped at the elbow, the hand supporting a tilting spear erect, the head broken, the arm surmounting a branch of oak fructed in bend sinister, all ppr.; 2nd, Meade: A demi griffin az. wings elevated erm. in the dexter claw a fleur-de-lis or. Motto—Cadenti porrigo dextram.
14) (Exeter; granted 1691). Sa. two flaunches erm. а liоn ramp. betw. three ducal coronets or. Crest—Out of a mural coronet ar. a lion's head and neck sa. charged with three ducal coronets or.
15) (co. Hants). Or, on a pale az. three regal crowns of the first. Crest—An esquire’s helmet ppr. garnished or.
16) (co. Hereford). Ar. a lion ramp. az.
17) (Bromley, co. Kent). Sa. a lion ramp. guard. erm. betw. three crosses pattée fitchée at the foot or. Crest—A lion's gamb erect and erased sa. holding a cross pattée fitchée or.
18) (Eltham, co. Kent; granted 14 June, 1707, to Daniel King, Esq., of Eltham). Per fesse indented gu. and sa. a lion or, ducally crowned ar. betw. three crosses crosslet fitchee of the last. Crest—An ostrich's head couped ar. ducally gorged or, betw. two ostrich feathers ppr.
19) (co. Leicester). Sa. on a chev. ar. three escallops of the field. Crest—A lion pass. erm. ducally crowned or.
20) (co. Lincoln). Gu. a chev. betw. ten crosses crosslet fleury or.
21) (London). Sa. on a chev. erm. three escallops gu. Crest—A talbot's head erased sa. collared and eared or.
22) (London; granted by Camden, Clarenceux). (Loxwood House, co. Sussex). (Towcester, co. Northampton). Sa. on a chev. betw. three crosses crosslet or, as many escallops of the field. Crest—A dexter arm embowed in armour, hold ing a broken spear all ppr.
23) (Midhurst). Same Arms. Crest—An ostrich’s head ar. ducally gorged or.
24) (co. Middlesex). Ermines, on a chief ar. three escallops sa.
25) (co. Oxford). Per fesse gu. and ar. three roses counterchanged.
26) (granted 1611). Sa. a lion ramp. betw. three crosses formée fitchée or. Crest—A greyhound's head couped, ducally gorged.
27) (co. Wilts). Sa. on a chev. engr. ar. three escallops of the field. Crest—A talbot's head couped sa. collared or.
28) Sa. a fesse wavy betw. three escallops ar. Crest—A lion sejant ppr. holding an escallop ar.
29) Sa. a chev. erm. betw. three fishes ar. Crest—A demi griffin or.
30) Ar. on a chev. gu. three lions pass. guard. or.
31) Or, a fesse betw. two ducal coronets sa.
32) Sa. a lion ramp. or, crowned ar. betw. three crescents of the second.
33) (borne by Rev. W. King, D.D., 1730-1740). Sa. on a chev. ar. three escallops az. on a chief or, a demi dragon gu. betw. two battle axes, the heads to the dexter of the second, and in base a cross pattée fitchée of the same. Crest—A dexter arm couped below the elbow erect, habited and cuffed, the hand holding a roll.
34) (London; Sir John King, Knt. Visit. London, 1568). Sa. a lion pass. or, a label of three points ar. Crest—On a ducal coronet a lion ramp. or, holding in the dexter paw a lance ar. on the point thereof an annulet gold.
35) (Coventry, co. Warwick, 1682) Sa. a lion ramp. queue furché or, ducally crowned of the last, in chief three billets ar. Crest—A demi lion ramp. queue furché az. billettée and ducally crowned or, holding in the dexter claw a sword ar.
36) (Umberslade, co. Warwick, and Hungrill, co. York). Sa. a lion. ramp. betw. three crosses crosslet or. Crest—A demi lion ramp. issuing out of a ducal coronet or.
37) (Skellands, co. York, from which descended Walker King, D.D., Bishop of Rochester). (Chadshund co. Warwick). (Preston Candover, co. Hants). Sa. a lion ramp. betw. three cross crosslets or.
38) (Fun. Ent. 1637, Sir John King, Knt., of Abbey, Boyle, co. Roscommon, Muster-Master-General of Ireland, and a Privy Councillor). Gu. two lions ramp. combatant supporting with the forepaws a dexter hand couped at the wrist all ar.
39) (Baron Kingston, extinct 1761; Sir John King, elder brother of Sir Robert King, ancestor of the Earls of Kingston, was so created 1660. The fourth baron left an only dau. and heiress, Margaret, wife of Richard Fitz-Gerald, Esq., of Mount Offaly, and had an only dau. and heiress, who m. her cousin, Robert, second Earl of Kingston). Gu. two lions ramp. supporting a dexter hand couped at the wrist, erect ar., quartering Blount, Blayney and Gore. Supporters—Two lions per fess ar. and gu. ducally crowned of the last.
40) (Earl of Kingston). Gu. two lions ramp. combatant supporting a dexter hand couped at the wrist and erect ar. quartering Gore, Blayney, Blount, Fitzgerald, Fenton, The White Knight, &c., &c. Crest—Out of a five-leaved ducal coronet or, a dexter hand erect, the third and fourth fingers turned down ppr. Supporters—Two lions per fesse ar. and gu. ducally crowned of the last. Motto—Spes tutisima coelis.
41) (Viscount Lorton; Hon. Robert Edward King, second son of Robert, second Earl of Kingston, was so created 1806. His Bon, Robert, second Vicount Lorton, s. his cousin James, fifth Earl of Kingston, as sixth Earl, when the viscounty of Lorton merged in the earldom). Same Arms, Crest, and Supporters as the Earl of Kingston, each charged with a crescent for diff.
42) (impalement Fun. Ent. Ulster's Office, 1632, John Burnet, Esq., of Ballylack, co. Monaghan, whose wife was Katherine King). Sa. on a chev. ar. three crescents of the field, in middle chief a mullet of the second.
43) (Clontarf, co. Dublin. Visit. Dublin, 1606. George King, High Sheriff co. Dublin, son of John King, Esq., of Clontarf, by Mary, his wife, dau. of Sir Henry Colley, Knt., of Edenderry, and grandson of Mathew King, Muster-Master of the Army in Ireland, who was a native of tho North of England). Gu. a lion ramp. or, betw. two flaunches erm.
44) (Fun. Ent. Ulster's Office, 1680). Sa. a lion ducally crowned betw. three crosses crosslet or.
45) (granted by Carney, Ulster, 1690, to William King, Bishop of Derry). Az. on a chev. ar. betw. three estoiles or, as many escallops sa. Crest—A dexter hand couped at the wrist erect ppr. holding a cross crosslet fitchée gu.
46) (Clontarf, co. Dublin: Reg. Ulster's Office). Az. three fusils or.
47) (Ballylin, King's co.). Sa. a lion ramp. double queued or. Crest—An escallop gu. Motto—Spes tutisaima coelis.
48) (Mount Pleasant, co. Waterford; confirmed 1809, by Betham, then Deputy Ulster, to Thomas King, Esq., and the descendants of his grandfather, William King). Gu. a lion ramp. betw. three trefoils, two and one ar. and as many crescents, one and two or. Crest—Out of a ducal coronet or, a dexter hand, third and fourth fingers az. Motto—Medio tutissimus ibis.
49) (Barra, co. Aberdeen; Lord Ythan). Az. on a fesse ar. three round buckles gu. in chief a lion’s head erased, and in base a mullet of the second.
50) (Newmilne, co. Elgin). Same Arms. Crest—A hand holding a dagger ppr. Motto—Audaces fortuna juvat.
51) (Rev. S. King, Rector of Saxlingham, co. Norfolk, 1845 and 1867). Az. on a fess ar. betw. a lion's head erased of the last and a water bouget or, three round buckles gu. Crest—A demi lion ramp. gu. crowned with an antique crown or, and holding in his dexter paw a rose ppr. Motto—Richt do and fear na.
52) (Campsie, co. Stirling, 1869). Az. on a fess ar. betw. a lion's head erased in chief and two billets in base or, three round buckles of the field. Crest—A dexter hand ppr. Motto—Honos industrial praemium.
53) (The Hyde, co. Middlesex). Per fesse nebuly az. and sa. a lion ramp. ar. ducally collared betw. in chief two cross crosslets and in base an escallop or. Crest—On a rock ppr. a duck's head erased ar. collared az. holding in beak an ostrich feather ar.
54) (Sherborne, co. Dorset; granted 10 April, 1641). Sa. a fesse wavy betw. three escallops ar. Crest—A lion sejant ppr. resting the forepaw on an escallop ar.
55) (co. Essex). Az. on a bend cotised or, three escallops sa.
56) (co. Essex). Az. a bend engr. erm. betw. three eagles displ. or.
57) (Gainsborough, co. Lincoln). Sa. a chev. betw. three escallops ar. Crest—A talbot’s head sa. eared gu. collared and ringed or.
58) (co. Lincoln). Sa. on a chev. engr. ar. three escallops of the field.
59) (London; granted 1591). Sa. on a chev. erm. three escallops gu. Crest—A talbot's head erased sa. eared and collared or.
60) (London). Az. (another, gu.) a bend betw. two eagles displ. with two necks or.
61) Sa. on a chev. betw. three crosses crosslet ar. as many escallops of the field. Crest—An armed arm, couped at the elbow ppr. garnished or, holding in the gauntlet a broken spear of the second, headed ar. and girt round the arm with a scarf of the last.
62) Az. on a bend ar. three fermails of the field (another, gu.).
63) Ar. a fesse dancettee betw. three eagles displ. sa.