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Excerpt from Burke's Peerage and Baronetage 1/2

 

Excerpt from Burke's Peerage and Baronetage  1/2
1/2 pages Shows a family Coat of Arms and records the family motto. The present title holder is the 11th and is Sir John William Wiseman bt of Canfield Hall,Essex. His immediate lineage is shown.The title is a baronet or hereditary knightship. It was originally conferred in 1628.

Heraldic terminology for the coat of arms. sa-sable or black, ar-argent or silver, er-ermine or white, cronel-spear point or spear point protector used in jousting, chevron-stripe or inverted V, *moor-arab probably the most interesting element.

Some Wyseman-Wiseman family members were crusaders and *this component may reflect the opposing side.

 
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