the name Leach, Leech, or Leitch was given to physicians.
dress tartan for the Leach clan of Scotland is green and red with thin
bands of white.
upper third of the shield of the Leach Coat of Arms is red with three
gold ducal crowns. Above the shield is a helmet. The gold on the shield
denotes generosity, valor or perseverance. Red represents fortitude
and creative power. In the shield, the white field with black spots,
represents dignity and nobility.
Sharpe family was of German stock from the region of the Rhine. The
German spelling was "Scharf." There are many spelling variations
of the name: Sharp, Sharpe, Scharpe, Scharp, Schearpe.
Sharpe family Coat of Arms was recorded between the 12th and 15th
Sharpe Motto is “Dum Spiro Spero” which translates : "While
I have breath, I hope.” The shield has a blue background with
a silver arrowhead and eight discs on a gold border. At the top of
the helmet is an eagle with an arrow in its mouth.