Nobility: Nobles - Lords - Knights
Ancient and noble French family, with main residence in the region of Brittany, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worlwdide spread, over the centuries. The clear nobility of the house is confirmed by the presence of its blazon in the valuable work of J.B. Rietstap (12 May 1828–24 December 1891), a dutch heraldist and genealogist, "The Armorial General", a monumental work that contains the blazons of the coats of arms of more than 130,000 European families. Moreover, this family, in all ages, always stands out, thanks to the prominent figures, which gave birth, in the public service, in the liberal professions and in the military service. Among these, without undervalue the omitted, we would like to mention: Mathieu, crusader knight in 1248; Olivier, resident in Guingamp, who had part in the question for the canonization of Charles de Bois in 1371; Pierre that took as his wife Catherine de ...
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1 Blazon of family Coz
Coz or le Coz from Bretagne.
Source: "Armorial Général de Bretagne" par L. Briant de Laubrière, page 77.
Argent, a cross pattée vert.
2 Blazon of family Coz
Gules, a crescent or between six trefoils of the same.