1. Home
  2. Search last name
  3. Search Result
  4. Heraldic Trace Lenz

Last Name: Lenz

Dossier: 735961
Language of the text: English
Nobility: Nobles - Knights - Barons
Nobles in:Germany - Austria
Variations Last Name: Lenze

Heraldic and genealogical preview of family :
Lenz
Variations Last Name: Lenze


Buy a heraldic document with your coat of arms

Nobility crown LenzAncient and noble German family, originally from Swabia but later moved to Bavaria, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries, with a main branch in Austria. According to what has been handed down, this family, as a reward for valuable services rendered to Charles IV (14 May 1316 – 29 November 1378), Holy Roman Emperor, was admitted to the "Briefadel" (lit. "letter of nobility"), the so-called new nobility as opposed to "Uradel", a term coined only in modern times, in reference to noble families whose ancestral lineage can be traced back to before the Middle Ages. Johann Lenz received by Emperor Charles IV (October 1, 1685 – October 20, 1740) the confirmation of the nobility, with diploma with diploma given in Vienna on December 20, 1738. His grandson Franz Conrad Lenz, mayor of Überlingen, received the title of baron of Lenzefeld, with diploma given in ...
To be continued

Blazon Lenz
Variations Last Name: Lenze

Coat of arms of family Lenz

1° Coat of arms of family Lenz
Language of the text: English

Party per fesse; 1° party per pale a. azure, an agnus dei countourné, argent, on a triple mount in base vert, holding in his sinister paw a pike per bend, or; b. argent, on a bend sinister, gules, three annulets, or; 2° tierced per pale; a. gules, a tower, argent, ajouré sable, on a triple mount in base, argent; b. argent, a stock proper per pale issuing from the base; c. azure, a chevron between two roses in chief and a fleur-de-lys in base, argent. Over all an escutcheon gules, an eagle or. Two helmets crowned. Crest: 1° four ostrich feathers, azure, argent, gules and argent; lambrequin argent and azure. 2° the tower of the shield between two banners per fesse gules and argent; lambrequin argent and gules. Supports: two rams regardant, argent.

Coat of arms of family Lenz von Lenzenfeld ennobled in Bavaria (Barons of Holy Empire on sept. 24, 1790. Source: "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap - Deuxième èdition refondue et augmentée - Tome II L-Z" page 51.

Buy now
Coat of arms of family Lenz

2° Coat of arms of family Lenz
Language of the text: English

Quarterly; 1° azure, an agnus dei countourné, on a mount in base vert, holding in his sinister paw a pike per bend, or; 2° argent, on a bend, gules, three annulets, or; 3° gules, a tower, argent, ajouré sable, on a triple mount in base, argent; 4° azure, a chevron, or between three stars of the same; on the 3° and 4° quarter a pale, or, charged with a trunk eradicated, proper. Over all an escutcheon or, an eagle sable crowned or with the numbers I. and II. of the same. Two helmets crowned. Crest: 1° four ostrich feathers, argent, gules, or and azure; lambrequin argent and azure. 2° the tower of the 3° between two flags; lambrequin argent and gules. Supports: two rams gardant, argent, horned, or.

Coat of arms of family Lenz Barons of Lenzenfeld ennobled in Austria, barons of Lenzenfeld and Holy Empire 8 march 1782. Source: "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap - Deuxième èdition refondue et augmentée - Tome II L-Z" page 1271.

Buy now

Verba Volant, Scripta Manent
(Spoken words fly away, written words remain)
Order now a Professional Heraldic Document

Entrust the story of your family name to the heraldry professionals

Pricing

Search last name

How to do a prelimiary Heraldic research

It is possible to do a preliminary research in our archive. About 100,000 heraldic traces, origins of surnames, coat of arms and blazons are available free of charge. Just write the desired last name in the form below and press enter.

Loading...

Heraldrys Institute of Rome on Facebook

Legal notices

  1. All content on this page is distributed under license Creative Commons Attribution - Share Alike 3.0 Unported. In simple words you can copy, link and publish any page or image with the only warning to indicate the source: heraldrysinstitute.com.

  2. A Heraldic trace is a starting point for researchers and has not yet been revised; a Heraldic preview is a card with higher reliability

  3. For corrections, additions or publications of heraldic informations requests please write us an email with the requested text and the bibliographic or historical source.

  4. The contents shown do not constitute attribution of a noble title and they do not attribute kinship relationships between homonymous surnames; the exposed or mentioned coats were matched to a surname or variant. This is not a genealogical research.