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Jean Moffatt Matheson

Ottawa, Ontario
Grant of Arms
July 8, 1998
Vol. III, p. 257

Arms of Jean Moffatt Matheson

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Blazon

Arms

Gyronny Gules and Azure a lamb passant Or between eight bezants;

Crest

Issuant from a circlet set above with shamrocks Or alternating with maple leaves Gules a Secretary bird (Sagittarius serpentarius) Or and Sable holding in the dexter claw a balance Or;

Motto

STRIVE FOR PERFECTION;


Symbolism

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