Blazons & Genealogy Notes1) Morris - (Clasemount, co. Glamorgan, bart.). Sa. on a saltire engr. erm. a bezant charged with a cross couped gu. Crest—A lion ramp. or, charged on the shoulder with a cross couped gu. within a chain in the form of an arch gold. Motto—Scuto fidei.
2) Morris - or Mores - (Coxwell, co. Berks). Or, on a fesse humettée betw. three moorcocks ppr. a garb of the field. Crest—A Moor’s head erased erminois in profile, wreathed round the temples or and az.
3) Morris - (Pale-yn-Edeirnion, co. Merioneth; descended from Ellis, of Pale, second son of Howel, of Crogen-yn-Edeirnion and Pale, son of Griffith, of Crogen and Branas, second son of Rhys ap Ievan, Baron of Kymmcr-yn-Edeirnion, ancestor of Hughes, of Gwerclas, Baron of Kymmer-yn-Edeirnion; Angharad, dau. and heir of Morris ap John, of Pale, m. Ievan Lloyd, gent.). Arms, those of Hughes, of Gwerclas, viz., Ar. a lion ramp. sa. armed and langued gu.
4) Morris - (Wanstead, co. Essex; granted by St. George, Clarenceux). Sa. on a cross patonce betw. twelve billets ar. five torteaux. Crest—A lion ramp. sa. bezantée, ducally gorged or.
5) Morris - (co. Gloucester). Ar. on a chief gu. three bezants.
6) Morris - (quartered by Amhurst through Evering. Visit. Kent, 1619). Ar. an eagle displ. sa. beaked and legged or.
7) Morris - (Wingfield House Bath, co. Somerset, 1770). Sa. a saltire engr. ar. on an inescutcheon or, a cross gu. Crest—A lion ramp. or.
8) Morris - (Peckham, co. Surrey). Per fesse or and gu. a lion ramp. betw. three quatrefoils within a border indented charged with eight annulets all countchanged. Crest—Upon a mount vert a lion ramp. or, semée of quatrefoils and holding in the dexter paw an annulet gu. Motto—Pro rego semper.
9) Morris - (granted to Capt. Richard Morris, 10th April, 1677). Gu. a saltire engr. ar. guttée de sang. Crest—A lion's head ar. guttée de sang. Motto—Virtute et fortitudine.
10) Morris - (Netherby, co. York; represented by the Rev. Francis Orpen Morris, B.A., Worcester Coll., Oxford, Chaplain to the Duke of Cleveland, and Rector of Nunburnholme, and a magistrate for the East Riding of co. York, a distinguished naturalist, of ancient Welsh ancestry, his family being one of those which claim descent from Elystan Glodbrydd, Prince of Ferlys). Quarterly, 1st and 4th, gu. a lion ramp. reguard. or; 2nd and 3rd, ar. three boars’ heads couped sa. Crest—A lion ramp. reguard. or. Motto—Marte et mare faventibus; and, over the arms, Gwell Angau na Chwilydd.
11) Morris - (co. Hereford). Ar. six cocks sa. three, two, and. one, crested and jelloped gu.
12) Morris - (co. Hertford). Sa. three bears’ heads erased ar. on a canton gu. a ducal crown or.
13) Morris - (Broadfield House, near Devizes, co. Wilts). Sa. a saltire engr. ar. Crest—A lion ramp. or, charged on the shoulder with a cross gu.
14) Morris - (co. Cardigan). Sa. a lion pass. or, betw. three scaling ladders ar.
15) Morris - (co. Carnarvon). Sa. a stag standing at gaze or.
16) Morris - Az. a cross engr. ar. Crest—A stag pass. ppr.
17) Morris - Sa. a cross engr. ar. Crest—A lion ramp. gu.
18) Morris - Ar. three lions' gambs couped ppr. Crest—A fox's head couped ppr.
19) Morris - Gu. a lion ramp. or, charged on the breast with a plate. Crest—A demi lion ramp. or, holding betw. the paws a plate.
20) Morris - Az. two battle axes in saltire ppr. Crest—A tower ppr. inflamed of the last.
21) Morris - Sa. a lion pass. betw. three sealing ladders ar. Crest—A castle, domed ar.
22) Morris - Ar. a fesse betw. three martlets gu. on a chief sa. as many wolves’ heads erased of the field.
23) Morris - (The Hurst, co. Salop). Ar. an eagle displ. with two heads sa. Crest—An eagle displ. sa.
24) Morris - Morris ap Griffith - Sa. the tops of three broken spears erector, pointed ar. betw. as many crescents of the second.
25) Morris - Az. a battle axe in bend sinister surmounted of a tilting spear in bend dexter or, betw. four cannons of the same, on a chief of the second a fleur-de-lis of the first, enclosed by a demi rose gu. the other half radiated like the rays of the sun or, and the stump of a tree eradicated and couped at the top gu. Crest—A tower or, inflamed gu.
26) Morris - (Ystradmeuric, co. Cardigan). Ar. on a bend sa. three leopards’ heads erased of the field. Crest—A naked arm erect holding an open Bible ppr. inscribed with the Welsh word “Bibl.” Motto—A Gair Duw yn uchaf.
27) Morris - (Barnwood, co. Gloucester; granted, 1795, to Robert Morbis, Esq.). Vert a cross flory ar. betw. four garbs or, on a chief of the second a lion ramp. gu. Crest—A demi lion ramp. or, charged on the shoulder with a cross flory sa. and holding in the paws an ear of wheat ppr.
28) Morris - (North Elmsall, co. York, 1660). Az. three eaglets displ. or, on a canton ar. a castle gu. (the canton alluding to the seizure of Pontefract Castle by John Morris during the civil war).
29) Morris - Ar. a fess betw. three lions couchant gu.
30) Morris - Az. (another, sa.) billettée and a cross ar.
31) Morris - Erm. three bars wavy ar.
32) Morris - Ar. on a chev. vert three crescents or.
33) Morris - Az. a fess gu. a chief ar. fretty az.
34) Morris - Barry wavy of six ermines and ar.
35) Morris - Barry wavy of six ar. and sa. the last guttée d’eau.
36) Morris - Vert a stag or.
37) Morris - Bendy of six or and gu. an estoile of sixteen points az.
38) Morris - Ar. an eagle displ. with two heads sa. armed or.
39) Morris - Ar. two chevronels sa. on each three roses or.
40) Morris - Ar. on a chev. vert three Crests or.
41) Morris - Ar. a fess betw. three lions dormant sa.
42) Morris - (Pollok-Morris, of Craig, co. Ayr, 1863). Quarterly, 1st and 4th, ar. on a chev. az. betw. three Moors’ heads couped sa. banded or, three crescents of the last, for Morris; 2nd and 3rd, vert on a saltire ar. betw. three hunting horns in flank and base of the second, viroled and stringed gu. a lion ramp. sa., for Pollok. Crests—A lion ramp. ppr., for Morris; a wild boar pierced with a dart ppr., for Pollok. Mottoes— Fide et fortitudine, for Morris; Audacter et strenue, for Pollok.
43) Morris - (Templemore, co. Tipperary; Impalement Fun. Ent. Ulster’s Office, 1629; Thomas Purcell, Esq., of Borris-o-Leagh, same co., m. Eleanor, dau. of Redmond Morris, Esq., of Templemore). Or, a fesse dancetté betw. in chief a crescent and in base a lion ramp. sa.
44) Morris - or Morech - (co. Galway; Reg. Ulster’s Office, Az. a halbert surmounted by a lance in saltire betw. four culverines fesseways or, on a chief ar. a fleur-de-lis betw. two trunks of trees couped and eradicated sa. Crest—A fleur-de-lis or.
45) Morris - (Impalement Fun. Ent. Ulster’s Office, 1660). Ar. on a chev. sa. three roses or.
46) Morris - (Capt. Richard Morris, of His Majesty’s Regt. of Guards in Ireland; granted by St. George, Ulster, 1677). Gu. a saltire engr. ar. guttée de sang. Crest—A lion's head erased ar. guttee de sang.
47) Morris - (Reg. Ulster's Office). Gu. a fess or, in base a pike fish naiant ar.
48) Morris - (Ferns, co. Wexford; allowed by Hawkins, Ulster, 1740, to Augustus Morris, of Rotherhithe, London, great grandson of John Morris, Esq., of Ferns). Or, a fesse dancettee sa. in base a lion ramp. of the last armed and langued gu. Crest—A demi lion erased guttee de sang langued gu.
49) Morris - (registered to Thomas Henry Morris, Esq., of the Lodge, Halifax, co. York., J.P., Lieut. 2nd West York Yeomanry Cavalry, son of the late William Morris, Esq., of the Lodge, J.P. and D.L., and the descendants of his father.) Per saltire gu. and sa. guttde d'eau, a lion paasant arg. betw. four scaling ladders, two in pale and two in fesse or. Crest—An heraldic antelope aejant arg. guttee de sang resting the dexter foot on a scaling ladder or. Motto—Res non verba quaeso.
50) Morres - (Kilkreen, co. Kilkenny, bart., extinct). Ar. a fesse sa. dancettée in chief a crescent, and in base a lion ramp. gu. Crest—A demi lion ramp. ppr. Motto—Deus nobis quis contra.
51) Morrice - (Chipping Ongar, co. Essex). Az. on a fess ar. betw. three boys’ heads couped at the shoulders, environed round the neck with a snake ppr. a cock gu. beaked and legged or, betw. two pheons of the fourth. Crest—A cock gu. beaked, combed, and wattled or, environed round the neck with a snake ppr.
52) Morrice - or Morys - (London). Gu. on a lion ramp. or, a pellet, a border indented of the second pellettée. Crest—A lion ramp. or, collared gu. holding a pellet.
53) Morrice - (temp. Henry VII.). Ar. on a saltire engr. sa. an escutcheon or, charged with a cross gu. Crest—A lion ramp. or, charged on the shoulder with a cross gu.
54) Morrice - Gu. a lion ramp. reguard. or. Crest—A hawk ppr. belled and jessed or.
55) Morrice - (Betshanger, co. Kent; descended, through Morys ap Morgan, from Etheltstan Glodrydd, Prince of Ferlys, Founder of the IV. Royal Tribe of North Wales and Powys; Admibal Salmon Morrice, a distinguished naval officer, purchased Betshanger in 1712). Quarterly, 1st, gu. a lion ramp. reguard. or, for Morrice; 2nd, per bend sinister erm. and ermines, a lion ramp. or, for Tudor Trevor; 3rd, ar. three boars' heads couped sa., for Cadwgan; 4th, gu. an escutcheon within an orle of martlets ar., for Chadwick, Crest: On a rest, a falcon ppr. beaked and belled or.
56) Morries - or Morrys - Ar. on a chev. vert three crescents or.
57) Morrey - (co. Sussex). Sa. three leopards’ faces jessant-de-lis or.
58) Morrey - (Yoxall, co. Stafford; arms from a window in Foxall Church). Ar. two bars gu. each charged with three martlets or, in chief a cross flory betw. two fleurs-de-lis az.