Early Royal

Royal Arms up to Edward III

Pre Norman conquest Royal Arms


  • King Edward the Confessor (c.1003– 1066)
  • Harold Godwinson, Harold II,(c.1022–1066)

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King Edward the Confessor (c.1003–1066)

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Harold Godwinson, Harold II,(c.1022–1066)

Early Norman Kings 

  • William I of England (1027– 1087), William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy from 1035 and King of England from 1066
  • Stephen, (c.1096 – 1154), Stephen of Blois, the last Norman King of England
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William I of England (1027– 1087), William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy from 1035 and King of England from 1066

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Stephen, (c.1096 – 1154), Stephen of Blois, the last Norman King of England

Early House of Plantagenet 

  • Geoffrey V ( 1113 – 1151),called Plantagenet, Count of Anjou, Touraine, and Mainefrom 1129 and Duke of Normandy from 1144. Ancestor of the House of Plantagenet
  • Richard I, (1157– 1199), Richard the Lionheart Duke of Aquitaine, Duke of Gascony, Lord of Ireland, Lord of Cyprus, Count of Anjou, Count of Nantes and Overlord of Brittany
  • Henry III, ( 1207–1272) to Edward II, ( 1284– 1327)
  • Edward I ( 1239 – 1307), known as Longshanks, as Heir to England
  • Edmund Crouchback, 1st Earl of Lancaster ( 1245 – 1296),Later Dukes, Line extinct 1361
  • Henry Plantagenet, Earl of Leicester and Derby, 3rd Earl of Lancaster (1281– 1345)Arms before his restoration
  •  Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk ( 1300– 1338), Ancestor in the Maternal line of the Howard Dukes of Norfolk and their Cadet branches
  • Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent ( 1301– 1330),Line extinct 1385
  • Thomas Holland, Earl of Kent (1350–1397), Later Dukes of Surrey, Line extinct 1408
  • John Holland, 1st Duke of Exeter (1352– 1400), Line extinct 1475
  • John of Eltham, Earl of Cornwall ( 1316–1336)