Paterson Crest & Coats of Arms

Paterson Clan Crest

Crest Description: A dexter hand issuing out of a cloud holding a branch of laurel, all Proper

Paterson Coats of Arms:

A note on Coats of Arms:
Under Scottish heraldic law a coat of arms is awarded to an individual (with the exception of civic or corporate arms) . There is no such thing as a ‘family coat of arms’ The arms represented below are personal arms (with the above exceptions). Only the individual granted these arms has the right to use them.  for more information see our pages on heraldry here:


PATERSON of Dunmore
Argent, three pelicans, feeding their young, Or, in nests, Vert.