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A Collection of Armorials of the County of Orkney
Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (197 pages)
Author: H. Norton Smith
A Collections of Armorials of the County of Orkney, Being Drawings of Amorial Bearings from Tombstones, Wood Carvings, Seats etc. With Extracts from the Lyon Registers, and Genealogical Notes Compiled from Public Records and Other Sources. Originally published in 1902, by H. L. Norton Smith.
The primary objective of this work is to record the armorial bearings of the more ancient and noted Orkney families. The emphasis is upon those arms not recorded elsewhere. Some of the family, its arms, and where those arms are preserved.
Some of the Orkney families include: Alexander, Alison, Baikie, Balfour, Bellenden, Blair, Bothwell, Broun, Bruce, Buchanan, Clouston, Cok, Convingtrie, Craigie, Cruickshank, Drever, Drummons, Dundas, Elphinstone, Fitzmaurice, Fortescue, Foulzie, Ginsone, Groat, Halcro, Hebden, Henryson and Henderson, Hepburn, Honyman, Hutton, Maine and Mayne, Marwick, Meason, Middlemore, Millar, Moncrieff, Monteith, Moodie, Mowat, Nisbet, Omond, Pottinger, Reid, Richan, Scollay, Shaw, Sinclair, Smyth, Strange, Sutherland, Taylor, Thomson, Todd, Traill, Watt, Winchester and Young.
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