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Henry Francis Cawthra Burnham

Toronto, Ontario
Registration of Arms
March 15, 2017
Vol. VI, p. 696

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Blazon

Arms

Gules on a pale Argent between two maple leaves Or, three boars’ heads erased Sable;

Crest

Issuant from flames proper a demi-boar Sable;

Motto

EX CONSTANTIA VIRTUS;


Symbolism

Arms

Not available.

Crest

Not available.

Motto

This Latin phrase means “Constancy is at the root of valour”.


Background

Canada Gazette Information

The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on March 25, 2017, in Volume 151, page 1306 of the Canada Gazette.


Artist Information

Creator(s)
Not available.

Painter
Artist of the College of Arms, London / Artiste du Collège d’armes, Londres

Calligrapher
* Not applicable / Sans objet


Recipient Information

Individual

The recipient's emblems were originally recorded at the College of Arms, London, England, 7 September 1929.