Overton Coat of Arms
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Choose the design you like best, just your ancestors did when they painted these symbols on the shields they carried into battle and displayed in their homes. These coats of arms are real, historical works of art/culture dating back as far as 1100AD. Most of these designs were compiled and documented by genealogists and heraldists in large books published in the nineteenth century. These arms were owned by individuals who bore your surname, and were passed down through the generations from father to son, earning the monicker "family crest".
Blazons & Genealogy Notes
1) (Somersham, co. Huntington, cos. Warwick and Lincoln. Visit. Warwick, 1619). Az. a chev. erm. betw. three unicorns’ heads erased ar. armed and crined or.
2) (Lea, co. Leicester). Ar. a bend az. betw. a rose in chief and a fleur-de-lis in base gu.
3) (Morecot, co. Rutland. Visit. 1618). Ar. a cross formée gu. Crest—A maiden's head ppr. vested gu. crined or.
4) (co. Westmorland). Az. a bend or, a border ar.
5) (co. York). Ar. a fess wavy gu. betw. three magpies ppr.
6) Ar. a bend sa. in chief a rose gu. in base a fleur-de-lis of the last.
7) Az. a bend or, a border of the last. Crest—On a chapeau gu. turned up erm. a martlet sa.
8) Lozengy or and az. on a chief ar. a saltire gu. charged with five bezants betw. two mullets in pale of the fourth.
9) Sa. a chev. betw. three peacocks' heads erased ar.
10) Ar. on a bend sa. three crosses crosslet or.
Origin, Meaning and Family History of the Overton Name
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Overton Coat of Arms Meaning
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