Minto

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MINTO

Province : Ontario

Arms (crest) of Minto

Official blazon

Arms :Vair a saltire bretessed Sable voided Argent between two garbs in pale Or each enfiling by a mural coronet Gules masoned Argent.
Crest: A stag trippant Or unguled Azure.
Supporters: On a grassy promontory proper set on either side with an open kettle Or filled Azure the whole rising above barry wavy Azure and Argent per pale counterchanged dexter an Indian sheep sinister a fawn Argent each gorged with a mural coronet Gules masoned Argent pendant therefrom a hurt charged with a lion passant gardant Or.
Motto: RESOLUTELY TO THE GOAL

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on September 29, 1994.

I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !


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