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Joanne Margaret Avery

East York, Ontario
Grant of Arms and Badge, with differences to Mark James Avery and Jonathon Paul Avery
July 24, 1995
Vol. III, p. 28

Badge of Joanne Margaret Avery

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Blazon

Badge

A Harlequin Great Dane bitch rampant proper gorged with a collar and chained and holding between the forepaws an Ankh Or;


Symbolism

Badge

The Great Dane refers to Ms. Avery’s love of dogs and represents her Great Dane, “Daisy von Avery” (1992-1998). This badge symbolizes Daisy’s contribution to her family’s life and serves to cherish her memory.