Welcome

  
Welcome to Heraldic Origins, the website where you can discover your surname history and its original Coat of Arms. We have over 500,000 surnames from many different Nationalities across Europe. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about any of the products on our site. When you decide on a product, give us a call or email us, then we can invoice you or take credit card details over the phone. Enjoy the site.
  

Surname Histories and Coats of Arms

Brass and Pewter Shields

Clan Histories and
Crests

  
For over 25 years with careful and meticulous attention to every detail, we have been the leading makers of surname histories and heraldic artwork. Today, our professional team of researchers continues our tradition of authentic quality research. Authenticity is our trademark. Accurate texts and registers from all over the world have been collected to make up our source library. Additional nationalities and name histories are being added to the database contiuously through our ongoing research. Our product is guaranteed 100%. Over 550,000 Family Surnames have been researched to date, and our Coat of Arms collection is at 350,000 and growing.
 
Histories include:
~ First recorded instance of the name, often year 1100AD or earlier
~ Etymology of the name
~ Variations in spelling
~ Branches, castles, nobility etc.
~ Past and present notables
~ Settlers to the New World
~ Convicts arriving on the first, second and third fleets
~ First Coat of Arms, crest and motto associated with the name  

  
Bibliography

Nationalities

Yugoslavia
Belgium
Russian
Czech
Austrian
Chinese
Japanese

  
English                    
Scottish          
Welsh          
Irish          
Scottish/English Borders
French          
Italian        
  
Spanish          
Portugese      
Dutch          
Danish            
Swedish       
Norwegian          
Finnish          
  
Greek
Hungary
Jewish
Polish
German
Ukranian
Switzerland

  
  
If your Nationality is not here, still check out your surname via the  Surname Search  as the origin of the Surname may be from one of the above countries.