Waller Family Coat of Arms

Description:

Print of the Waller family coat of arms. Painted by Odine Mhoon. Odine was married to Sam Rayburn's nephew Morris Lightfoot in 1956. They divorced and Morris eventually remarried. The ivory colored paper displays the Waller coat of arms in shades of brown, black, gold, gray, white, blue, green and red. A shield at center shows three gold walnut leaves between two silver bands. At the top is a walnut tree with a pendant shoing three fleurs de lis (the arms of France) with the motto above, "HIC FRUCTUS VIRTUTIS" which is Latin for "This is the reward of integrity." The word "Waller" is below the coat of arms and is written in cursive.

Creator(s): Odine Mhoon
Location(s): United States - Texas - Fannin County - Bonham
Creation Date: 1850/1969  
Partner(s):
Sam Rayburn House Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,026
Past 30 days: 37
Yesterday: 2
Creator (Artist):
Odine Mhoon

Odine Mhoon was married to Sam Rayburn's nephew in 1956. They divorced in 1956.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1850/1969
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Fannin County - Bonham
Description:

Print of the Waller family coat of arms. Painted by Odine Mhoon. Odine was married to Sam Rayburn's nephew Morris Lightfoot in 1956. They divorced and Morris eventually remarried. The ivory colored paper displays the Waller coat of arms in shades of brown, black, gold, gray, white, blue, green and red. A shield at center shows three gold walnut leaves between two silver bands. At the top is a walnut tree with a pendant shoing three fleurs de lis (the arms of France) with the motto above, "HIC FRUCTUS VIRTUTIS" which is Latin for "This is the reward of integrity." The word "Waller" is below the coat of arms and is written in cursive.

Physical Description:

1 art print : col. ; 33 x 40.6 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Rayburn, Sam
Partner:
Sam Rayburn House Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: SRH_1975-1-234
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth183484
Resource Type: Artwork
Format: Image