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Brim-DeForest 2
Arms: Parted per chevron Gules and Argent, two acorns slipped Or and in base a fleur-de-lys Azure.

Crest: A demi-lion rampant Or armed and langued Azure holding in its paws a swallow-tailed pennon Azure charged with a cross pattée Argent.


Pennon: Two tracts of the liveries with the arms of the armiger in the hoist bearing is motto, “UN CRAN PLUS LOIN” counterchanged.

SOURCES, NOTES & CREDITS: Source for text: Letters Patent, the armiger’s Curriculum Vitea, the Wikipedia article regarding the Lordship and Barony of Balvaird and the Application to SSA by the armiger.

The artist for this alternate illustration decided to surprise us with his own rendition of the Brim-DeForest arms totally unsolicited.

Brady Brim-DeForest of Balvaird Castle born in 1984 is married to Jessica Cole Eriksen and they have issue, a daughter Hypatia Lumi Brim DeForest born in 2018, holds the Lordship and Barony of Balvaird Castle, additionally, he is infeft in all and whole of the lands of Balvaird Castle. His Letters Patent were issued under the hand of Lord Lyon Morrow on page 97 of Volume 93 of the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland on 14 January 2020. He is a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.

The artwork is an interpretation of John Hamilton Gaylor

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