Whittington Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Whittington Family History

If you are conducting some Whittington family history research then you can view the Whittington coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Whittington surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'



WHITTINGTON

The name Whittington in Ireland is usually of immigrant origin having been brought to the country by settlers who arrived into the Province of Ulster, especially during the seventeenth century. It is in the Northern counties that the majority of descendants bearing this name can still today be found.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Whittington Coat of Arms


Azure/Blue Represents Loyalty and Truth.
Gules/Red 'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.
Or/Yellow/Gold Represents Generosity.
Finger Ring/Annulet Symbol of Fidelity