BIRTWISTLE, Gillian P.   


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BIRTWISTLE, Gillian P.
 
Arms: Quarterly, 1st and 4th per pale dancetty Argent and Sable a sword erect the blade enflamed proper pommel and hilt Or between two flaunches counterchanged; 2nd and 3rd Azure a unicorn couchant the tail erect ermine armed unguled crined and tufted Or langued Gules.
Crest: A demi-dragon Sable armed and langued Gules grasping in the dexter claw a cross crosslet fitchy Or and the sinister claw on a rose Gules barbed and seeded proper.
Motto: SAPIENTIA CRESCITO VERITAS POLLETO
Source: Canadian Heraldic Authority, Ottawa, supplementary to the Grant of her father, 22 July 1996.
Artist: Debbie MacGarvie

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Released: March 26, 2004 / Last modified: January 30, 2010