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Coat of Arms: A gold shield with a black serpent.
Crest: Description not available
|Spelling variations of this family name
include: Culbert, Colbert, Culbertson, Colbertson, Culberts, Colberts,
Coulbert, Culbart, Culbirt and many more.
First found in Cheshire and Lancashire where they were granted lands by William the Conqueror for their assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 A.D.Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Symon Culberton, who arrived in Virginia in 1664; John Culbert who landed in Philadelphia Pa. in 1802; followed by George and Matthew in 1811; James Culbert settled in Boston Mass. in 1848.
mantle consists of the shield displaying the arms that was given to the
person bearing this surname; a banner with surname; a helmet; and family
crest [if known]. See a sample of full mantle by - at right.
Normally the crest is displayed atop the helmet. To order a full
coat of arms and family crest:
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