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Victoria, British Columbia
Registration of Arms
August 20, 2021
Vol. VIII, p. 9
Arms of Albert Edward McPhillips
Or a cross engrailed Gules, on a chief Ermine a demi-lion issuant Sable;
The Canadian Heraldic Authority does not have confirmed symbolism for this emblem. The following comments are hypotheses only. A black lion is often found in Irish arms or crests of persons bearing the surname McPhillips.
A demi-cat reguardant collared and chained Or holding between its paws a cross engrailed Gules;
A CRUCE SALUS;
This Latin phrase means “From the cross [comes] salvation.” It refers to the crosses in the Arms and the Crest.
Office of Ulster King of Arms, Dublin / Bureau du roi d’armes Ulster, Dublin
The recipient’s emblems were originally recorded at the Office of Ulster King of Arms, Dublin, Ireland, 12 August 1908.