Registration number 20081209L
This certifies that the heraldic arms of Daniel Safsten which honor his father Robert G. Safsten (1930-2007) are registered and described by the blazon below
Arms: Per bend Sanquine and Or, on a bend wavy Azure, between in sinister an open stone doorway proper and in dexter three sheaves of reeds (Phragmites australis) Vert each bound with a ribbon Gules, three compass roses palewise Or.
Crest: On a wreath Sable and Argent, a horse passant thereon a rider both armored proper the rider's head turned to his dexter holding in his dexter hand a torch Argent enflamed proper and in his sinister hand a shield Azure charged with a compass rose Or.
Motto above: I will not forget thee
Motto below: Där jag hör hemma ("Where I Belong")
Badge: A compass rose Argent charged with a gauntlet proper clutching a ribbon Argent thereupon the words "I will not forget thee" Sable.
I am the 12th child of Robert Safsten.
The armored horse and knight represent aspects of his career where he is in the defense of others. The Knight looking to his back represents his interest in history and studying those who came in the past. It is also representative of his vested interest in everyone that he comes in contact. The torch also represents this quality in him and his desire to lead.
Personal, Ancestral, US, S