Vance Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Vance Family History

If you are conducting some Vance family history research then you can view the Vance coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Vance surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'


The name Vance in Ireland is of immigrant origin having been brought to the country by settlers from England and Scotland who arrived into the Province of Ulster during the seventeenth century. In England the name is taken from a word meaning 'marsh' or 'fen'. In Scotland the name is originally from the Norman name de Vaux. Vans is a variant.

A Sept is an ancient form of a Clan and is a group of people whose ancestors all bore the same surname and inhabited the same locality.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Vance Coat of Arms

Azure/Blue Represents Loyalty and Truth.
Gules/Red 'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.
Or/Yellow/Gold Represents Generosity.
Bend A bearing of High Honour which signifies Defence or Protection.
Cinquefoils Signifies Hope and Joy
Mullet/Star of Five Points Denotes Virtue, Learning, and Piety.
Click Here for Wonderful Vance
Christmas, Wedding & Birthday Gifts from Ireland. FREE Worldwide Delivery!

Click Here Now
Get the Vance custom-made
Plaque or Shield with the Vance Family Crest and get a FREE GIFT
Click Here!

Get Vance Coat of Arms Flag. Different styles available and free worldwide delivery.
Click Here!

Click Here Now
Get the discounted Vance High Quality Print and get FREE DELIVERY (limited time offer)
Click Here!

by Michael Green

May Not be Reproduced or Used without Permission
These images and history information are copyright!
You may use up to 4 of them on your personal website but they cannot be used
for any commercial purpose whatsoever. Any attempt to copy large numbers of images
and change them with the intent of passing them off as your own work will be
vigorously contested in the courts of your country.