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David Thomas Boven

Registration number 20051229J

This certifies that the heraldic arms of David Thomas Boven which are borne undifferenced by his father James Henry Boven are registered and described by the blazon below

Arms: Per bend grady Gules and Sable two Vines in bend overall a Bow palewise all within a Bordure Or for difference.
Crest: On an Esquires Helm issuant from a crest coronet Or a Gamecock Sable combed and jelopped Gules beaked and legged Or.
Motto: Virtus Sub Cruce Crescit


2005 The Committee on Heraldry of the New England Historic Genealogical Society

Design rationale

The division line is allusive to a staircase, as armiger's surname is Dutch for "upstairs." The bow and the vines form a cant for "Boven" in English.

Registered by



Personal, Original, US, B

Roll of Arms