coat of arms shopping cart

128 bit SSL Encrypted Secure Shopping

ecommerce provided by Yahoo! Small Business

family crests


Coat of Arms & Family Crests Store

What heraldry books do we use ?

A few of the heraldry books we use to find your family coat of arms are listed below

"Irish Families", Edward Mac Lysaght - First Chief Herald of Ireland, Irish Academic Press, 4th Edition 1985, reprinted 1991

"The General Armory (of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland)", Sir Bernard Burke - Ulster King of Arms Heraldry Today, 1884, Reprinted 1996.

"Ordinary of British Armorials" by John W. Papworth, completed by Alfred W. Morant. 1874 reprinted 1985

"Armorial General" J.B. Rietstap, 1884, Heraldry Today, Reprinted 1988

"Bolton's American Armory" by Charles Knowles Bolton.

"Crozier's General Armory" - William Armstrong Crozier

"Virginia County Records. Vol. V: Virginia Heraldica A Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor" - William Armstrong Crozier

"Fairbairn's Book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland" - James Fairbairn

"Complete American Armoury and Blue Book" - John Matthews

"An Ordinary of Arms: Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland" - Sir James Balfour Paul

"America Heraldica" Edited by E. de V. Vermont, 1965

"The Irish Book of Arms" by Michael C. O'Loughlin, reprinted 2000

"Scottish Clan and Family Names - Their Arms, Origins and Tartans" by Roddy Martine revised edition 1992.