Blazons & Genealogy Notes

1) or Sterne (Grendon, co. Bucks, Carling, co. Cambridge, Hoddesdon, co. Hertford, and Skeyton, co. Norfolk). Or, a chev. betw. three crosses flory sa. Crest—A cock starling ppr. Another Crest—A falcon rising ppr.
2) (Richard Sterne, Bishop of Carlisle 1660-04, Archbishop of York 1664-83), Or, a chev. betw. three crosses crosslet sa. (another, crosses pattée). Crest—A cock starling ppr.
3) (Mansfield, co. Notts, and Kilvington, co. York; the author of “Tristram Shandy”). Same Arms and Crest.
4) (Malton). Or, a chev. betw. three crosses patonce sa.
5) Gu. a chev. betw. three crosses flory or.

Origin, Meaning, Family History and Stern Coat of Arms and Family Crest

Stern Coat of Arms Meaning

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