James Abercrombie of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania who came to British North America in 1750 from Dundee is recorded as bearing the following arms:
The Coat of Arms Blazoned: Argent, a fesse engrailed gules, between three boars’ heads couped azure.
Crested: A bee volant proper.
Motto: Mens in arduis aequa.
The arms were most likely awarded in England by the College of Arms of Great Britain.
As cited in the 1904 Edition of Crozier’s General Armory; William Armstrong Crozier, Fox Duffield & Company, New York.
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Originally posted 2010-10-08 18:45:07.