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James Riley Johnson

Registration number 20060119A

This certifies that the heraldic arms of James Riley Johnson which were borne by his 12th great-grandfather Conn Bacach O'Neill, 1st Earl of Tyrone (c. 1480 - 1559) are registered and described by the blazon below

Arms: Quarterly. 1st and 4th Argent two lions combatant supporting a dexter hand couped at the wrist apaumée Gules. 2nd and 3rd Argent a lion rampant Gules.
Crest: Issuing from an English earl's coronet proper seated on a wreath of the colors a dexter arm couped and armored Proper grasping a lizard Vert.
Motto: Lám Dearg Éirinn (Red hand of Erin)

Historical note:

These were a version of the arms assumed by Aohd, King of Ulster in the 13th century. The English added the red lions.

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Personal, Ancestral, US, J

Roll of Arms