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While it was a part of England, some residents of Virginia had the right to bear coats of arms. Crozier sought to identify these individuals:
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While it was a part of England, some residents of Virginia had the right to bear coats of arms.  
  
*Crozier, William Armstrong. ''Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor with Genealogical Notes of the Families''. New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital book at [http://books.google.com/books?id=nk4SAAAAYAAJ Google Books].
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Tyler and Crozier identified many of these individuals:
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*Tyler, Lyon G. "Coats-of-Arms in Virginia," ''The William and Mary Quarterly,'' Vol. 1, No. 2 (Oct. 1892):112-121. Digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1939800 JSTOR] - free.
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*Crozier, William Armstrong. ''Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor with Genealogical Notes of the Families''. New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at [http://books.google.com/books?id=nk4SAAAAYAAJ Google Books] - free.
  
 
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While it was a part of England, some residents of Virginia had the right to bear coats of arms.

Tyler and Crozier identified many of these individuals:

  • Tyler, Lyon G. "Coats-of-Arms in Virginia," The William and Mary Quarterly, Vol. 1, No. 2 (Oct. 1892):112-121. Digital version at JSTOR - free.
  • Crozier, William Armstrong. Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor with Genealogical Notes of the Families. New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at Google Books - free.