Registration number 20150216A
This certifies that the heraldic arms of James Lowell Van Roekel are registered as an original design and described by the blazon below
The arms' colors argent and azure denote peace and truth of the motto; the cross moline is featured on the medal of St. Benedict which signifies the oblation of the bearer. The raven (or rook) and fir trees represent the Dutch surname meaning and hamlet from which the name is derived, describing its locality.
In accordance with the American Heraldry Society's Guidelines for Heraldic Practice, all descendants of James Lowell Van Roekel are entitled to inherit the arms and crest without difference, and regardless of surname, but may choose to difference the arms if they so desire.
James Lowell Van Roekel