Joseph Niel Staub

Registration number 20100321C

This certifies that the heraldic arms of Joseph Niel Staub are registered as an original design and are described by the blazon below

Arms: Argent, three bars dancetty, the upper and lower Azure and the center Sable.
Crest: A demi-grizzly bear (Ursus arctos) rampant, langued and armed Gules, gorged with an iron collar a broken iron chain affixed thereto passing between the forelegs and reflexed over the back, and holding in its dexter paw a honeycomb, all proper.
Motto: Fero gaudiumque dolorem ("I bear joy and sorrow.")


2009 Committee on Heraldry of the New England Historic Genealogical Society

Biographical information

Married with one daughter. Teacher, writer, and soldier from California. Master's degree in Education from CSU Los Angeles.

Design rationale

The crest is California's symbol bearing joy (honeycomb) and sorrow (collar and chain).

Registered by



Personal, Original, US, S


Roll of Arms