Monday, 29 January 2018

William Brereton, Esquire, 1630.

The last of the Brereton entries in the Funeral Certificates has now been completed ... phew.




William Brereton, Esquire, 1630.
Arms: Quarterly of 18: 1, Argent, two bars Sable, a crescent Or for difference. 2, Argent, an inescutcheon within a double tressure counterflory, Gules. 3, Or, three piles in point, Gules. 4, Quarterly 1 and 4 Azure three garbs Or; 2 and 3, Azure, a wolf's head erased Argent. 5, Gules, three pheons Argent. 6, Azure, three garbs Or. 7, Azure, a wolf's head erased Argent. 8, Argent, a cross flory Azure. 9, Argent, a lion rampant Gules between six pheons Sable. 10, Or, two ravens Sable. 11, Ermine, five chevronels Gules, on a canton of the second, a lion passant Or. 12, Gules, two lions passant Argent, a label of three points Or. 13, Quarterly Argent and Gules on a bend Sable, three mullets of the second [first]. 14, Gules, three cross crosslets fitchee Or, on a chief of the second, a crescent for difference Sable. 15, Argent, on a bend engrailed Sable an annulet Or. 16, Argent, a griffin segreant Gules. 17, Quarterly Argent and Gules, a bend Azure. 18, Gules, a lion rampant per pale Ermine and Ermines.

Crest: Out of a ducal coronet Or, a bear's head sable, muzzled of the first, a crescent for difference.

Sunday, 28 January 2018

Richard Brereton, Esquire, 1625

I'm on a roll this weekend.


Richard Brereton, Esquire, 1625
Arms: Quarterly of eight; 1, Argent, between two bars Sable, four Ermine spots in cross of the second, a crescent for difference; 2, Argent, a chevronel between three crescents Gules; 3, Ermine, three mascles Gules; 4. Or, a raven Sable; 5, Argent, an escarbuncle of six rays Sable; 6, Argent, a cross formee the ends flory Sable; 7, Gules, a cross Ermine; 8, Azure, a chief Gules, over all a lion rampant queuee Forchee Or.

Crest: A bear's head couped Sable, muzzled Gules, charged on the neck with four Ermine spots in cross Argent.

http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/funeral-certificates/certificates-4.html

John Brereton, Alderman, 1631

Another Brereton added to the Funeral Certificates.


John Brereton, Alderman, 1631ArmsQuarterly of ten; 1, Argent, two bars Sable, a martlet on a crescent Or for difference; 2, Argent, a chevronel between three crescents Gules; 3, Ermine, three mascles Gules; 4, Or, a raven Sable; 5, Argent, an escarbuncle of six rays Gules; 6, Argent, a cross couped fleury Sable; 7, ........ a cross Ermine; 8, Azure, a chief Gules, over all a lion rampant Or; 9, Ermine, two chevronels Azure, a crescent for difference Or; 10, Per pale indented Argent and Sable.

Crest: A bear's head couped Sable, muzzled Or, a martlet on a crescent for difference.

http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/funeral-certificates/certificates-4.html

Saturday, 27 January 2018

The Hon: Sir John Brereton, Knight, 1629.

Latest addition to the Funeral Certificates, the arms of The Hon: Sir John Brereton, Knight, 1629.




The Hon: Sir John Brereton, Knight, 1629.
Arms: Quarterly of 12 coats; 1 Argent, two bars Sable; 2 Argent, an inescutcheon within a double tressure counter-flory Gules; 3 Or, three piles in point Gules; 4 Quarterly; 1 and 4 Azure three garbs Or; 2 and 3 Azure, a wolf's head erased Argent; 5 Gules, three pheons Argent; 6 Azure, three garbs Or; 7 Azure, a wolf's head erased Argent; 8 Argent, a cross flory Azure; 9 Argent, a lion rampant Gules within an orle of pheons Sable; 10 Or, two ravens Sable; 11 Ermine, five chevronels Gules on a canton of the second a lion passant Or; 12 Gules, two lions passant Argent a label of three points Or. (Over the whole a label of three points Sable for difference).

Crest: Out of a ducal coronet Or, a bear's head  Sable muzzled Gules garnished Gold and gorged with  label of three points Argent.

http://cheshire-heraldry.org.uk/funeral-certificates/certificates-4.html

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