Blazons & Genealogy Notes
1) (cos. Norfolk and Worcester, and Darrington, co. York). Az. a cross or (another, tinctures reversed).
2) (cos. Nottingham, Stafford, and York; granted 11 Sept. 1690). Or, a cross az. in the dexter quarter a lion pass. gu. Crest—A lion pass. gu. gorged with a chaplet of laurel vert.
3) (co. Norfolk; Mary, dau. of Thomas Shelton, of that co., temp. Henry V., m. John Skorie, co. Cornwall. Visit. Cornwall, 1620). Az. a cross or.
4) (Thomas Shelton, Esq., temp. Edward III.; his dau. and heir, Elizabeth Shelton, m. John Belgrave, Esq., of Belgrave, same co. Visit. Leicester, 1619). Sa. three escallops ar.
5) (co. Stafford). Sa. three escallops ar.
6) Ar. on a bend sa. three fleurs-de-lis or. Crest—A Saracen’s head ppr.
7) Ar. a fess sa. betw. three martlets gu.
8) Az. a fess betw. three fleurs-de-lis or.
9) (John Shelton, Alderman and Mayor of Dublin; Fun. Ent. Ulster’s Office, 1608). Az. a cross or, in the first quarter an escallop ar.
10) (city of Dublin; John Shelton, Mayor in 1537, had two sons: 1) Henry Shelton, whose son John was appointed Mayor at Michaelmas, 1604, but was deposed for refusing to take the Oath of Supremacy, left issue; 2) Henry Shelton. Visit, city of Dublin, 1607). Az. a cross or, in the dexter chief an escallop ar.
11) (city of Dublin; descended from Henry Shelton, Sheriff of the city, 1570, second son of John Shelton, Mayor in 1537. Visit, city of Dublin, 1607). Same Arms, a crescent for diff.