Hankey, Frederick (1823 -1882)

Frederick Hankey was born in 1823 in Corfu, the son of Sir Frederick Hankey (1800-1855), Governor of the Ionian Islands, and a Greek mother. In the military Hankey rose to the rank of Captain. Retiring in 1840, he moved to Paris where he indulged in his passion for erotic literature, supplying Swinburne, Richard Monckton Milnes, Richard Burton, and Ashbee with erotica

Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Hankey, Frederick (1823 - 1882) (Stamp 1) Helmet: Esquire
Crest: A wolf’s head erased erminois
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4 Per pale azure and gules a wolf salient erminois vulned on the shoulder (Hankey) 2 & 3. Argent a bear rampant muzzled (Barnard)
Quarterings: 1 & 4 Per pale azure and gules a wolf salient erminois vulned on the shoulder (Hankey) 2 & 3. Argent a bear rampant muzzled (Barnard)
Heraldic Charges: bear, Heraldic Charges: wolf, Heraldic Charges: wolf's head