Roger Ainslie (1806)

The arms of Roger Ainslie of Brooklyn, New York.

Roger Ainslie came to the United States in 1806 from Lancashire, England.

The Coat of Arms Blazoned: Or, a cross flory sable.
Crested: An eagle’s head erased proper.
Motto: Spero meliora.

The Arms of Roger Ainslie of New York: Or, a cross flory sable. Crested with a eagle's head erased.

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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What was the Coat of Arms of the Ainslie family from Brooklyn, New York?

Originally posted 2010-11-07 11:02:31.

Thomas Anderson (1634)
William Aberton 1869

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