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Andrew Strome Ayers Carmichael-Galloway

Ottawa, Ontario
Registration of Arms
June 24, 1997
Vol. III, p. 185

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Blazon

Arms

Quarterly first and fourth Argent a bar enhanced and enwreathed Azure and Gules between in chief three lozenges Sable and in base a lion rampant Azure armed and langued Gules accompanied on either side by a hurt charged of a mill rind Or within a bordure engrailed also Or charged with a fleur-de-lys in base Sable (for Galloway) and second and third Argent a fess enwreathed Azure and Gules between two pellets each charged of a buckle Or (for Carmichael);

Crest

A mound Azure banded and ensigned with a cross crosslet fitchee between two ears of wheat crossing each other at the top Or;

Motto

EVER HIGHER;


Symbolism

In general, the symbolism of emblems prior to 2000 does not exist in an appropriate format for the online Register.


Background

Canada Gazette Information

The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on November 22, 1997, in Volume 131, page 3590 of the Canada Gazette.


Artist Information

Creator(s)
Not available

Painter

Calligrapher


Recipient Information

Individual

View all Letters Patent for Andrew Strome Ayers Carmichael-Galloway

The recipient’s emblems were originally recorded in the records of the Court of the Lord Lyon, Edinburgh, Scotland, 17 March 1970 and 20 May 1983.