Thomas De Che Rei
Aged: 74 years
The family surname de Cherres changed in English to Cherries and Cherry. The Cherry Coat-of-Arms is Argent, a Fess engrailed between three anmulets gules. The motto is "Cheris L'espoir". The Crest, which varies, was for the Cherrs of Maidenhead and Bray, a demi-lion, argent, holding in the dexter paw a gem ring or enriched with a precious stone, proper. Thomas Cheris of Maidenhead was a descendent of de Cheris of Picardy and Normandy, Lords of Beauval, Liqueris and Villencourt. A branch being Huegonots settled in England at an early date.