Art by Betmatrho in this Red-Thread Genealogy section for the 'Lost Tribes of Israel' may be freely used for personal use.
Coat of Arms: Silver with a chevron between three black ravens.
Crest: A black lion.
Motto: Spes melioris aevi.
Motto Translated: The hope of a better age.
| French Origins:
Coat of Arms: Red shield with a gold carbuncle (resembling a rock with eight spokes), decorated with gold knobs and fleurs-de-lis at the tips of the spokes.
Crest: A gold ducal crown.
Motto: Gracieuseté de Ray
Motto Translated: The graciousness of Ray
|The Meaning of the LION in Heraldry|
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 click here
Sample Coat of Arms - Full
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