Blazons & Genealogy Notes
1) (Monkwearmouth, co. Durham). Ar. a chev. betw. three rooks sa.
2) (Blackwood, co. York). Quarterly, 1st and 4th, Roxby, per pale erm. and erminois on a chev. gu. betw. three rooks ppr. two swords chevronwise, the points upwards of the last, pommels and hilts or; 2nd and 3rd, Maude, ar. three bars gemelles sa. over all a lion ramp. gu. charged on the shoulder with a cross crosslet fitchée or, the whole within a border engr. of the third. Crests—1st, Roxby: A wolf’s head erased per pale ar. and vert, gorged with a collar counterchanged, in the mouth a branch of hop ppr.; 2nd, Maude: Issuant from a wreath of laurel vert a lion’s head gu. charged on the neck with a cross crosslet fitchée or. Mottoes—Perseverando; and, De monte alto.