Language of the text: English Nobility: Lords Nobles in: Spain
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Ancient and noble Spanish family, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, during the centuries. The clear nobility of the House is confirmed by its presence in the valuable work "Repertorio de blasones de la comunidad hispanica - letras S-T-U-V-W-X-Y-Z" by Vicente De Cadenas y Vicent Instituto Salazar y Castro, at page 1598. Some members of the family distinguished themselves in the famous Battle of Lepanto (1571), a naval engagement in which a fleet of the Holy League, a coalition of European Catholic maritime states arranged by Pope Pius V, financed by Habsburg Spain and led by admiral Don John of Austria, inflicted a major defeat on the fleet of the Ottoman Empire in the Gulf of Patras. Moreover, this family, in all ages, always stands out, thanks to the prominent figures, which gave birth, in the public service, in the liberal and ecclesiastical professions and in the ...
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Source: "Repertorio de blasones de la comunidad hispanica - letras S-T-U-V-W-X-Y-Z" Vicente De Cadenas y Vicent Instituto Salazar y Castro, page 1598.
Azure, a sword argent, hilt and pomel or.
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(Spoken words fly away, written words remain)
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