Earnshaw, Hugh Granger (1835 -1882)

Earnshaw is an old word for heron. There is a letter in the Colonial Office (file DE/K/025/2), dated 1858, addressed to Edward Bulwer Lytton and signed H. Granger Earnshaw.

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Crest: A heron [earnshaw] volant holding a staple in its beak on its breast a cross patty
Heraldic Charges: cross patty, Heraldic Charges: heron, Heraldic Charges: staple