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Arms of 1st & 2nd Dukes of York (1385 creation) [Plantagenet]
Arms of 1st & 2nd Dukes of York (1385 creation) [Plantagenet]
Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, fifth son of King Edward III: France (ancient) and England quarterly, a label of three points argent, each point charged with three torteaux. (From his seal, 1391.)

His son, Edward [of Norwich], Earl of Cambridge (later 2nd Duke of York), until he succeeded his father (i.e. before 1402), bore the same with an additional difference of a bordure of Spain, as were later borne by his younger brother Richard [of Conisburgh] who was created Earl of Cambridge in 1414. Vincent, however, attributes to Edward a label (which possibly he bore after his father's death) of three points, the first and third charged respectively with three castles of Castile and three lions of Leon, and the second charged with three castles of Castile in dexter and three lions of Leon in sinister (as depicted here).

Source: A. C. Fox-Davies, A Complete Guide to Heraldry, rev. J. P. Brooke-Little (1969), pp. 378–9. 
 
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Arms of 2nd & 3rd Dukes of York (1385 creation) [Plantagenet]
Arms of 2nd & 3rd Dukes of York (1385 creation) [Plantagenet]
France Modern and England quarterly, a label of three points argent, each point charged with three torteaux.

The same arms as were borne previously by the Dukes of York (1385 creation), except that France (ancient) was replaced by France Modern in the 1st and 4th quarters during the reign of Henry IV. 
 
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Arms of Armstrong-Jones (1st Earl of Snowdon)
Arms of Armstrong-Jones (1st Earl of Snowdon)
Sable on a chevron argent, between in chief two fleurs-de-lis Or, and in base an eagle displayed Or, four pallets gules. 
 
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Arms of Beauchamp
Arms of Beauchamp
Gules a fess between six crosses crosslet Or.

(The original coat was simply Gules a fess Or; the crosses crosslet were added on the marriage with the heiress of Mauduit.)

Source: Burke's General Armory (London: Harrison, 1884), page 62. 
 
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Arms of Beaufort (Ancient) (Earl of Somerset, Marquess of Dorset)
Arms of Beaufort (Ancient) (Earl of Somerset, Marquess of Dorset)
 
 
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Arms of Beaufort (Modern) (Duke of Beaufort, formerly of Somerset)
Arms of Beaufort (Modern) (Duke of Beaufort, formerly of Somerset)
 
 
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Arms of Berners
Arms of Berners
Quarterly, Or and Vert. 
 
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Arms of Berners (Lozenge)
Arms of Berners (Lozenge)
Quarterly, Or and Vert. 
 
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Arms of Bingham (Earl of Lucan)
Arms of Bingham (Earl of Lucan)
Azure a bend cottised between six crosses pattée Or.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 83. 
 
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Arms of Bowes-Lyon (Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne)
Arms of Bowes-Lyon (Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne)
Quarterly 1st and 4th argent a lion rampant azure, armed and langued gules within a double tressure flory counter-flory of the second (for Lyon); 2nd and 3rd ermine three bows stringed palewise in fess proper (for Bowes). 
 
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Arms of Castile and Leon
Arms of Castile and Leon
Quarterly, 1st and 4th, Gules, a three-towered castle Or, masoned Sable and ajouré Azure (CASTILE); 2nd and 3rd, Argent a lion rampant Purpure crowned Or, langued and armed Gules (LEON). 
 
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Arms of Castile and Leon (Lozenge)
Arms of Castile and Leon (Lozenge)
Quarterly, 1st and 4th, Gules, a three-towered castle Or, masoned Sable and ajouré Azure (CASTILE); 2nd and 3rd, Argent a lion rampant Purpure crowned Or, langued and armed Gules (LEON). 
 
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Arms of Cavendish (Duke of Newcastle, Earl of Devonshire, Duke of Devonshire, Baron Chesham)
Arms of Cavendish (Duke of Newcastle, Earl of Devonshire, Duke of Devonshire, Baron Chesham)
Sable three bucks' heads cabossed Argent.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 178. 
 
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Arms of Danby quartering Scrope of Masham
Arms of Danby quartering Scrope of Masham
Quarterly, 1st and 4th, Argent three chevronels braced, in the base point of the escutcheon Sable on a chief of the second three mullets of the first (DANBY); 2nd and 3rd, Azure a bend Or, in chief a label of three points Argent (SCROPE OF MASHAM).

(Borne by the heirs of Margaret, Lady Danby, sister and co-heiress of her brother, Geoffrey, 10th Lord Scrope of Masham.) 
 
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Arms of Danby, of Danby, co. York, and of Swinton, co. York
Arms of Danby, of Danby, co. York, and of Swinton, co. York
Argent three chevronels braced, in the base point of the escutcheon Sable on a chief of the second three mullets of the first.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 259. 
 
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Arms of David, 2nd Earl of Snowdon
Arms of David, 2nd Earl of Snowdon
Grand quarterly, 1st and 4th grand quarters, Sable on a chevron argent, between in chief two fleurs-de-lis Or, and in base an eagle displayed Or, four pallets gules; 2nd and 3rd grand quarters, quarterly, 1st and 4th, gules three lions passant guardant or, 2nd, or a lion rampant gules within a double tressure flory counterflory gules, 3rd, azure a harp or stringed argent. 
 
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Arms of Dawnay, of Cowick, co. York (Viscount Downe)
Arms of Dawnay, of Cowick, co. York (Viscount Downe)
Argent on a bend cotised Sable three annulets of the field.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 269. 
 
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Arms of de Burgh (Earl of Ulster)
Arms of de Burgh (Earl of Ulster)
Or a cross Gules 
 
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Arms of de Burgh (Lozenge)
Arms of de Burgh (Lozenge)
Or a cross Gules 
 
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Arms of de Vere (Earl of Oxford)
Arms of de Vere (Earl of Oxford)
Quarterly, Gules and Or, in the 1st quarter a mullet Argent.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 1054. 
 
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Arms of Devereux (Baron Devereux, Baron Ferrers of Chartley, Viscount Hereford, Earl of Essex)
Arms of Devereux (Baron Devereux, Baron Ferrers of Chartley, Viscount Hereford, Earl of Essex)
Argent a fess Gules in chief three torteaux.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 282. 
 
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Arms of Devereux (Lozenge)
Arms of Devereux (Lozenge)
Argent a fess Gules in chief three torteaux.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 282. 
 
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Arms of Dyneley, of Bramhope, co. York
Arms of Dyneley, of Bramhope, co. York
Argent, a fess, and in chief three mullets Sable.

Source: College of Arms MS. Norfolk 4, page 138.

Joseph Foster, on the other hand, provided the following blazon:

Argent, a fess, and in chief three mullets Sable, the middlemost pierced of the field.

Source: Joseph Foster, Pedigrees of the County Families of Yorkshire (1874), volume 1, "Pedigree of Dyneley, of Bramhope." 
 
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Arms of Edmund (Plantagenet), Earl of Rutland
Arms of Edmund (Plantagenet), Earl of Rutland
 
 
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Arms of Edmund (Tudor), 1st Earl of Richmond
Arms of Edmund (Tudor), 1st Earl of Richmond
Granted to Edmund, Earl of Richmond, by his half-brother, King Henry VI. 
 
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Arms of Edmund Crouchback, 1st Earl of Leicester and Lancaster
Arms of Edmund Crouchback, 1st Earl of Leicester and Lancaster
 
 
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Arms of Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent
Arms of Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent
 
 
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Arms of Edward (Plantagenet), 17th Earl of Warwick
Arms of Edward (Plantagenet), 17th Earl of Warwick
 
 
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Arms of FitzGerald (Duke of Leinster)
Arms of FitzGerald (Duke of Leinster)
 
 
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Arms of Fox (Baron Holland, Earl of Ilchester)
Arms of Fox (Baron Holland, Earl of Ilchester)
 
 
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Arms of France (Ancient)
Arms of France (Ancient)
 
 
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Arms of George (Plantagenet), 1st Duke of Clarence
Arms of George (Plantagenet), 1st Duke of Clarence
As a royal duke, Clarence bore a differenced version of the coat of arms of the kingdom.

France and England quarterly, a label of three points argent, each charged with a canton gules. (From MS. Harl. 521.)

Source: A. C. Fox-Davies, A Complete Guide to Heraldry, rev. J. P. Brooke-Little (1969), p. 379. 
 
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Arms of Greystoke (Lord Greystoke)
Arms of Greystoke (Lord Greystoke)
Barry of six Argent and Azure three chaplets Gules.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 428. 
 
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Arms of Guildford
Arms of Guildford
Or a saltire between four martlets Sable.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 433. 
 
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Arms of H.R.H. Anne, The Princess Royal
Arms of H.R.H. Anne, The Princess Royal
Quarterly, 1st and 4th Gules three lions passant guardant in pale Or armed and langued Azure (for England), 2nd quarter Or a lion rampant within a double tressure flory-counter-flory Gules (for Scotland), 3rd quarter Azure a harp Or stringed Argent (for Ireland), with over all a label of three points Argent charged on a centre point with a Heart Gules and on each of the others with a cross Gules, the lozenge ensigned by a coronet of a child of the Sovereign, the whole surrounded by the Garter, for supporters, dexter a lion rampant guardant Or crowned by the same coronet, sinister a unicorn Argent armed, crined and unguled Proper, gorged with the same coronet, attached thereto a chain affixed thereto passing between the forelegs and reflexed over the back also Or, both charged on the shoulder with a label as in the arms. 
 
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Arms of H.R.H. Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn
Arms of H.R.H. Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn
 
 
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Arms of H.R.H. Prince Andrew, Duke of York
Arms of H.R.H. Prince Andrew, Duke of York
Quarterly, 1st and 4th Gules three lions passant guardant in pale Or armed and langued Azure (for England), 2nd quarter Or a lion rampant within a double tressure flory-counter-flory Gules (for Scotland), 3rd quarter Azure a harp Or stringed Argent (for Ireland), with over all a label of three points Argent the central point charged with an Anchor Azure, the escutcheon ensigned by a coronet of a child of the Sovereign, the whole surrounded by the Garter, for a crest on a coronet of his rank, thereon a lion statant guardant Or crowned of the same coronet charged with a label as in the arms, for supporters, dexter a lion rampant guardant Or crowned by the same coronet, sinister a unicorn Argent armed, crined and unguled Proper, gorged with the same coronet, attached thereto a chain affixed thereto passing between the forelegs and reflexed over the back also Or, both charged on the shoulder with a label as in the arms. 
 
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Arms of H.R.H. Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex
Arms of H.R.H. Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex
Quarterly, 1st and 4th Gules three lions passant guardant in pale Or armed and langued Azure (for England), 2nd quarter Or a lion rampant within a double tressure flory-counter-flory Gules (for Scotland), 3rd quarter Azure a harp Or stringed Argent (for Ireland), with over all a label of three points Argent the central point charged with an Tudor rose, the escutcheon ensigned by a coronet of a child of the Sovereign, the whole surrounded by the Garter, for a crest on a coronet of his rank, thereon a lion statant guardant Or crowned of the same coronet charged with a label as in the arms, for supporters, dexter a lion rampant guardant Or crowned by the same coronet, sinister a unicorn Argent armed, crined and unguled Proper, gorged with the same coronet, attached thereto a chain affixed thereto passing between the forelegs and reflexed over the back also Or, both charged on the shoulder with a label as in the arms. 
 
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Arms of H.R.H. Princess Beatrice of York
Arms of H.R.H. Princess Beatrice of York
Quarterly, 1st and 4th Gules three lions passant guardant in pale Or armed and langued Azure (for England), 2nd quarter Or a lion rampant within a double tressure flory-counter-flory Gules (for Scotland), 3rd quarter Azure a harp Or stringed Argent (for Ireland), with over all a label of five points Argent the first, third and fifth points charged with a Bee volant proper. 
 
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Arms of H.R.H. Princess Eugenie of York
Arms of H.R.H. Princess Eugenie of York
Quarterly, 1st and 4th Gules three lions passant guardant in pale Or armed and langued Azure (for England), 2nd quarter Or a lion rampant within a double tressure flory-counter-flory Gules (for Scotland), 3rd quarter Azure a harp Or stringed Argent (for Ireland), with over all a label of five points Argent the first, third and fifth points charged with a Thistle head proper. 
 
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Arms of H.R.H. Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon
Arms of H.R.H. Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon
The Royal Arms on a lozenge differenced, viz. Quarterly, 1st and 4th, Gules three lions passant guardant Or (for ENGLAND); 2nd, Or a lion rampant Gules within a double tressure flory counterflory Gules (for SCOTLAND); 3rd, Azure a harp Or stringed Argent (for IRELAND); overall a label of three points Argent charged on the middle point with a thistle proper and on each of the others with a rose Gules surmounted of another Argent.

Source: Boutell's Heraldry, rev. J. P. Brooke-Little (1970), p. 220. 
 
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Arms of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales
Arms of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales
 
 
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Arms of Henry, Lord Darnley, 1st Duke of Albany, King Consort of Scotland
Arms of Henry, Lord Darnley, 1st Duke of Albany, King Consort of Scotland
 
 
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Arms of Henry, Lord Darnley, 1st Duke of Albany, King Consort of Scotland
Arms of Henry, Lord Darnley, 1st Duke of Albany, King Consort of Scotland
The quarterings of these arms (depicted in Louda and Maclagan, Lines of Succession) appear to be
(1) Count of Evreux (granted to Stewart of Darnley by the Dauphin),
(2) Stewart of Darnley,
(3) Lennox,
(4) Lordship of Galloway,
(5) Earldom of Angus (differenced by a bend sable),
(6) Lordship of the Forest (with wrong tinctures? - poss. should be Argent four piles vert),
(7) Stewart of Bonkyll (should the bend be azure not sable?),
(8) Douglas.
See a similar blazon described at http://www.heraldry-scotland.co.uk/formans.html. The Editor would welcome clarification as to the correct arms of Lord Darnley. 
 
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Arms of Herbert (Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery, and briefly of Huntingdon; Baron Herbert)
Arms of Herbert (Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery, and briefly of Huntingdon; Baron Herbert)
Per pale Azure and Gules three lions rampant Argent.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 480. 
 
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Arms of Herbert (Lozenge)
Arms of Herbert (Lozenge)
Per pale Azure and Gules three lions rampant Argent.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 480. 
 
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Arms of His Most Reverend Eminence Reginald Cardinal Pole, Archbishop of Canterbury
Arms of His Most Reverend Eminence Reginald Cardinal Pole, Archbishop of Canterbury
 
 
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Arms of Hope (Marquess of Linlithgow, Earl of Hopetoun)
Arms of Hope (Marquess of Linlithgow, Earl of Hopetoun)
Azure on a chevron Or between three bezants a laurel leaf slipped Vert.

Source: Burke's General Armory, last ed. (1884), Fourth Impression (London: Heraldry Today, 1984), page 505. 
 
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Arms of Hopton, of Armley, co. York
Arms of Hopton, of Armley, co. York
Argent, two bars Sable, each charged with three mullets of six points Or.

Source: Joseph Foster, Pedigrees of the County Families of Yorkshire (1874), volume 1, "Pedigree of Hopton, of Armley, co. York."

The blazons provided in Burke's General Armory, page 506, for Hopton of "Ermeley Hall" and Hopton of "Armly Hall, co. York," differ slightly from the foregoing arms, but ascribes the same to Hopton of "co. York." 
 

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