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ALURED Gules, a chevron engrailed between three griffin’s heads argent, beaked or. Alured of Charterhouse, Hull.
“Alrede, Aldred, or Alured – the family so long prominent in and about Hull.” (Thomas Blashill, “Evidences Relating to East Hull”, 1903)
Thomas Alured, fl. 1538 “King Henry viii’s Paymaster of Works in Hull, and Chief Constable of the Castle there. He acquired the site of the dissolved Carthusian Priory …