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An Tir IL dated 2008-05-30 (Jump to Submissions)

Unto Christopher Black Lion and the esteemed members of the An Tir College of Heralds to whom this missive comes, Li Ban ingen Echtigeirn, Boar Herald, sends greetings and felicitations.

The following items are presented for your consideration.

Commentary on this letter is due on July 10th, 2008.

1: Alys Lakewood - Resub Name

• Submitter desires a female name.
• No changes.

The submitter's branch is Tir Bannog.

The submitter's previous submission of the same name was returned by Kingdom in April of 2008 for lack of documentation of the surname.

The submitter will not accept major or minor changes to her name, desires a feminine name and expresses no preference should her name have to be changed. She expresses no interest in having her name changed to be authentic and will allow the creation of a holding name.

<Alys> is found in the article "Names found in Quedgeley, Glouchestershire Marriage Registers 1559-1600" by Aryanhwy merch Catmael at http://heraldry.sca.org/names/english/quedgeley.html dated to 73-1561, "16th Century Gloucestershire Names" by Aryanhwy merch Catmael at http://heraldry.sca.org/names/english/late16.html with a frequency of 1, "Feminine Given Names in A Dictionary of English Surnames, Part Two: The Names A-G" by Talan Gwynek at http://heraldry.sca.org/heraldry/laurel/reaneyAG.html dated to 1525, "Monumental Brass Enscriptions - Female Given Names" by Julian Goodwyn at http://heraldry.sca.org/heraldry/laurel/names/brasses/women.html with a frequency of 4 and dated to 1503.

<Lakewood> is a locative or topographical byname ("What is an SCA Name?" by Jaspar Greensmith and Zenobia Naphtali at http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/whatis/name.html; "A Brief Introduction to Medieval Bynames" by Talan Gwynek at http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/arval/bynames/) supported by "The English strand of the UK archives network" at http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=182-sasb&cid=6-20 "FILE - Probate of the Will of Thomas Rapley of Warnham, yeoman, of this date - ref. SAS-B/225 - date: 5 Dec 1632

"Contents

"…Ratification to daughter Mary and son Thomas Rapley of the estate conveyed to them of and in a barn and lands called Lakewood otherwise Lakeland and Lake Garden, Pottcroft, Hamsheere field, Townes and Marecroft, for the better payment of sums of £200 apiece to them in lieu of such stocks and portions intended…"

Also included is another record from the English strand of the UK archives (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=169-d260_2&cid=2-7-8 [URL does not take you to the quoted record, but rather a list of links for documents related to the family) - Lí Ban]): "Records of the Littleton Family of Teddesley and Hatherton, Barons Hatheron

"FILE - [no title] - ref. D260/M/T/5/118 - date: 1688-1727

"5 documents.

"Contents

"6 Mar. 1690

"Post nuptial settlement of Sir William Coryton and Susanna Littleton.

"Manor of Landegay, CO. Cornwall; Keeribullock Park, p. Stoke Climsland, Co. Cornwall; messuage or mansion of West Newton Ferrers with its Water corn mills called West Newton Mills, and West Newton woods, Black Lakewoods, Parke Woods…."

Another record from the English strand of the UK archives network (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=179-dlw&cid=23-1) "Archive of the Sackville family, Earls De La Warr

"… FILE - Volume of maps - ref DLW/562 - date: 1799

"Plans and Surveys of Estates in the County of Sussex belonging to the Most Noble John Frederick Duke of Dorset, by William Figg, 1799 … 17. Fishers Gate Farm, The Marsh Crops, Readings Lake Wood,…."

Further documentation for <Lakewood> may be found at "ancestry.com" (http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1871?so=2?rank=0&gsfn=&gsln=Lak… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]) which has Margaret Lakewood, born abt 1831; Sarah Ann Lakewood, born abt 1864, Thomas Lakewood, born abt 1828 and another Thomas Lakewood born abt 1859. In the Marriage Index of ancestry.com can be found Hannah Lakewood, registered 1852 (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FreeBMDMarriage&cj=1&offerid=0%3a7… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]). A map from ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/facts/Lakewood-family-history-uk.ashx) shows the number of Lakewood families in England and Wales in 1891 as being 2-1.

The "Brass Enscription Index" (Julian Goodwyn; http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/names/brasses) has <lake> and <wood> used as surname elements: "Westlake - 1490 bk", "Whitewood -1467 do", "Whowood - 1545 sv".

The article "Index of Names in the 1541 Subsidy Roll of London: Surnames of English men and women" by Sara L. Uckelman at http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/english/engsurlondon1541.html has <A'Wood>, <A Wodde>, <A Woodde>, <A Woode>, and <Norwoode> as names using the element <wood>.

The article "Index of Names in the 1582 Subsidy Roll of London: Surnames of English men & women" by Sara L. Uckelman at http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/english/engsurlondon1582a-m.html (surnames alphabetically) has <Fleetwood>, <Harwood>, <Hasellwood>, <Haselwood>, <Leke>, <Leyke>, and <Lockwood>.

The submitter includes the following in a letter to Lions Blood Clerk:

"… We were unable to find any period documentation for the bynames "Lakewood" so we have included the information (period and non-period) we used to support the "Lakewood" byname. If the documentation on "Lakewood" does not meet registration s requirements, we would accept the byname "Lockwood" or "Lokwoode." We have included period documentation supporting the byname "Lockwood" or "Lockwoode."

In support of <Lockwood> the submitter includes the following: from the article "Index of Names in the 1582 Subsidy Roll of London: Surnames of English men & women" by Sara L. Uckelman at http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/english/engsurlondon1582a-m.html (surnames alphabetically): <Lockwood> with a frequency of 2. An "Individual Record" from "FamilySearch Ancestral Fire v.4.19" at http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/search/AF/individual_record.asp?recid=23804515&lds=0&region=-1… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]) has "Anthony Lockwood… birth: 1576, Father: Robert Lockwood…", "Anne Lockwood… birth: 1580, Father: Robert Lockwood…", and "Abraham Lockwood… birth: 1578, Father: Robert Lockwood…".

The National Archives at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/details-result/asp?queryType=1&resultcount-1&E… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban] has the "Will of Mathew Lockwood or Lockwoode, Gentleman of Hartlip, Kent" dated 10 February 1598.

The English strand of the UK archives network (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=047-ddan&cid=1-4) has an entry for the Anderson Family of Burnby and Kilnwick Percy, dated 27 September 1555, wherein one of the witnesses is named Roger Lockwoode. Another entry from the same website (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=055-ddf&cid=64-81) for Farington of Worden, Leyland deeds, dated 20 March 1549/50 has William Lockwoode listed as one of the witnesses. Another entry: (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=173-fb159&cid=1-4-2) Mendlesham Parish Records, Litigation file, dated 10 April 1564 has John Baker, alias Lockwoode as one of the participants (a tenant).

Another entry from the National Archives (http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/details-result.asp?queryType=1&resultcount-1&E… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]) has Oliver de Fowell, alias Oliver de Lokwod (Lockwood) listed as one of the petitioners, with a date derivation of "CPR 1401-5 p.219 is dated 19 April 1403, and is clearly in response to this petition."

A note on the submission form has "Lakewood (first choice), Lockwood (second choice), Lockwoode (third choice)" and "I would prefer the same surname as my spouse Piers Lakewood (Lockwood or Lockwoode)…"

2: Cynthia du Pont - New Name

• Submitter desires a female name.

The submitter's branch is Tymberhavene.

The submitter will accept any changes, and desires a feminine name. She expresses no preference should her name have to be changed and expresses no interest in having her name be changed to be authentic. She will allow the creation of a holding name.

<Cynthia>: Withycombe s.n. Cynthia says Cynthia was used in the Middle Ages as a spelling of Sanchia.

<du Pont>: It is a constructed Anglo-French byname meaning "of the bridge." Reaney & Wilson s.v. Pont have del Pount 1279, Pont 1327. "du" and "del" are both contractions for "de le." For "du" in our period, see Reaney & Wilson s.n. Dubois: du Boys 1279.

2: Cynthia du Pont - New Device

Gules, a swan naiant and a bordure argent.

3: Cynthia du Pont - New Household Name

House of the Merry Swan

The submitter's branch is Tymberhavene.

The submitter's name may be found elsewhere on this letter.

The submitter will accept any changes, expresses no preference as to gender, expresses no preference should the name have to be changed and expresses no interest in having the name changed to be authentic. She will allow the creation of a holding name if necessary.

"The Penniless Pilgrimage" printed 1618 by John Taylor page 1, 2 & 6 a. mention an Inn or pub called "the Swan"; b. uses the word "merry." "Merry" is found in the description of the poem: "With other Obseruations, some serious and worthy of Memory, and some merry". "The Swan" is found partway through the poem: "I found at Hockley standing at the Swan, A formal tapster, with a jug and glass…". The poem may be found at http://uoregon.edu%7Erbear/taylor2.html.

"The Merry Month of May" - printed 1600 by Thomas Dekker. First line is "O the month of May, the merry month of May…". `The Merry Month of May' was originally published in The Shoemaker's Holiday (1600).

4: Elena de Maisnilwarin - New Badge

Fieldless, a standing balance sable.

The submitter's branch is Lions Gate.

The submitter's name was registered in November of 1998.

5: Elizabeth Litton - Resub Device

Paly sable and or, a hunting horn, vert, on a base vert a compass rose or.

The submitter's branch is Borealis.

The submitter's name was forwarded to Laurel in December of 2007 as Elisabeth Litton. The submitter's previous device submission of Sable, a falcon rising wings addorsed and inverted maintaining in dexter talon a sheaf of arrows Or was returned at the same time for multiple conflicts.

6: Fáelán Ò Dálaigh - Resub Household Name

House Ò Dálaigh

• No holding name.
• No changes.

The submitter's branch is Rhuddglyn.

The submitter's name was registered in May of 1990 as Fáelán O Dálaigh.

The submitter's previous submission of O'dálaighs of Avacal was returned by Kingdom in June of 2007 for lack of a designator and misspelling of O'dálaigh; as no changes were allowed it had to be returned.

The submitter will not accept major or minor changes to the name, doesn't care about the gender and expresses no preference should the name have to be changed. He expresses no interest in having his name changed to be authentic. He will not allow the creation of a holding name.

The following is found in the documentation section of the name form:

"Gaelic Personal Names

"Ò Corráin & Maguire Pg 69.

"1st Edition 1981

"Ò Dálaigh"

7: Fáelán Ò Dálaigh - Resub Badge

Per fess Argent and Counter-ermine a pale counter-changed.

This submission is to be associated with House Ò Dálaigh

The submitter's branch is Rhuddglyn.

The submitter's name was registered in May of 1990 as Fáelán O Dálaigh.

The submitter's previous badge submission of Counter-ermine, on a plate a shamrock vert was returned in June of 2007 for conflict with Ruaidrí Mac Aoidh, Counter-ermine, on a plate a Russian firebird displayed head to sinister gules

This badge is to be associated with House Ò Dálaigh and is to be jointly owned with Béoáed Ò Dálaigh.

8: Jorgen Von Stein - Resub Device

Gold lion Blood Red & Black Background

The submitter's branch is Windwyrm.

The submitter's name was forwarded to Laurel in March of 2008. His previous device submission was returned by Kingdom in November of 2007 for lack of a name (name was returned for submission on outdated forms).

9: Piers Lakewood - Resub Name

• Submitter desires a male name.
• No changes.

The submitter's branch is Tir Bannog.

The submitter's previous submission of the same name was returned by Kingdom in April of 2008 for lack of documentation for the surname.

The submitter will not accept major or minor changes to his name, desires a masculine name, expresses no preference should his name have to be changed and expresses no interest in having his name changed to be authentic. He will allow the creation of a holding name if necessary.

<Piers> is found in The National Archives (http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/details-result.asp?Edoc_Id=7707932&queryType… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]): Piers Bernard of Toulouse is listed as the petitioner in a case "Dated on the guard to c. 1295, with reference to the Calendar of Chancery Warrants; but CCR 1288-1296 p.435 is dated at Westminster, 12 October 1295 and seems to be in response to one of the earlier petitions mentioned in this petition, which would suggest that this petition is rather later."

Another document from The National Archives (http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/details-result.asp?Edoc_Id=7707099&queryType… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]) has Piers Deyvill as the petitioner. The date derivation has the following: "A note on the petition dates it to `c. 1321-2', and mentions that the petition is a duplicate of SC 8/6/261, without an endorsement."

The National Archives Catalogue, Full Details (http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/catalogue/DisplayCatalogueDetails.asp?CATID=-45… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]) has the following dated 1322: "Nature of request: Roger de Bavent states that he brought a writ of entry against Piers de Scudamore returnable before the justices of King's Bench in the twelfth year of the king's reign (1312), concerning the manor of Upton Scudamore. He pursued his plea until Piers came into court and put himself on the country on the grounds that Walter his father had not disseised Piers de Escudemor, Roger's grandfather…. This manor is now in the king's hand, through Piers' forfeiture…."

Yet another entry from The National Archive (http://www.nationalarchive.gov.uk/catalogue/displaycataloguedetails.asp?CATLN=7&C… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]) has the following: "…late the wife of Piers Bevyll, esquire and Piers, his son…" dated 1515-1518.

<Piers> is also found in "Faire Names for English Folk: Late Sixteenth Century English Names" by Chris Laning at http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/christian/fairnames/ in the list of slightly less popular names of men's given names.

It is also found in the "Brass Enscription Index" by Julian Goodwyn at http://heraldry.sca.org/heraldry/laurel/names/brasses/ dated to 1390, with a frequency of 2.

<Lakewood> is a locative or topographical byname ("What is an SCA Name?" by Jaspar Greensmith and Zenobia Naphtali at http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/whatis/name.html; "A Brief Introduction to Medieval Bynames" by Talan Gwynek at http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/arval/bynames/) supported by "The English strand of the UK archives network" at http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=182-sasb&cid=6-20 "FILE - Probate of the Will of Thomas Rapley of Warnham, yeoman, of this date - ref. SAS-B/225 - date: 5 Dec 1632

"Contents

"…Ratification to daughter Mary and son Thomas Rapley of the estate conveyed to them of and in a barn and lands called Lakewood otherwise Lakeland and Lake Garden, Pottcroft, Hamsheere field, Townes and Marecroft, for the better payment of sums of £200 apiece to them in lieu of such stocks and portions intended…"

Also included is another record from the English strand of the UK archives (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=169-d260_2&cid=2-7-8 [URL does not take you to the quoted record, but rather a list of links for documents related to the family) - Lí Ban]): "Records of the Littleton Family of Teddesley and Hatherton, Barons Hatheron

"FILE - [no title] - ref. D260/M/T/5/118 - date: 1688-1727

"5 documents.

"Contents

"6 Mar. 1690

"Post nuptial settlement of Sir William Coryton and Susanna Littleton.

"Manor of Landegay, CO. Cornwall; Keeribullock Park, p. Stoke Climsland, Co. Cornwall; messuage or mansion of West Newton Ferrers with its Water corn mills called West Newton Mills, and West Newton woods, Black Lakewoods, Parke Woods…."

Another record from the English strand of the UK archives network (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=179-dlw&cid=23-1) "Archive of the Sackville family, Earls De La Warr

"… FILE - Volume of maps - ref DLW/562 - date: 1799

"Plans and Surveys of Estates in the County of Sussex belonging to the Most Noble John Frederick Duke of Dorset, by William Figg, 1799 … 17. Fishers Gate Farm, The Marsh Crops, Readings Lake Wood,…."

Further documentation for <Lakewood> may be found at "ancestry.com" (http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1871?so=2?rank=0&gsfn=&gsln=Lak… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]) which has Margaret Lakewood, born abt 1831; Sarah Ann Lakewood, born abt 1864, Thomas Lakewood, born abt 1828 and another Thomas Lakewood born abt 1859. In the Marriage Index of ancestry.com can be found Hannah Lakewood, registered 1852 (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FreeBMDMarriage&cj=1&offerid=0%3a7… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]). A map from ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/facts/Lakewood-family-history-uk.ashx) shows the number of Lakewood families in England and Wales in 1891 as being 2-1.

The "Brass Enscription Index" (Julian Goodwyn; http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/names/brasses) has <lake> and <wood> used as surname elements: "Westlake - 1490 bk", "Whitewood -1467 do", "Whowood - 1545 sv".

The article "Index of Names in the 1541 Subsidy Roll of London: Surnames of English men and women" by Sara L. Uckelman at http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/english/engsurlondon1541.html has <A'Wood>, <A Wodde>, <A Woodde>, <A Woode>, and <Norwoode> as names using the element <wood>.

The article "Index of Names in the 1582 Subsidy Roll of London: Surnames of English men & women" by Sara L. Uckelman at http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/english/engsurlondon1582a-m.html (surnames alphabetically) has <Fleetwood>, <Harwood>, <Hasellwood>, <Haselwood>, <Leke>, <Leyke>, and <Lockwood>.

The submitter includes the following in his Summary: "Requested Byname: Lakewood (first choice, "By Burns Late, in the woods"); Lockwood (second choice, enclosed wood); Lockwoode (third choice, enclosed wood).

In support of <Lockwood> the submitter includes the following: from the article "Index of Names in the 1582 Subsidy Roll of London: Surnames of English men & women" by Sara L. Uckelman at http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/english/engsurlondon1582a-m.html (surnames alphabetically): <Lockwood> with a frequency of 2. An "Individual Record" from "FamilySearch Ancestral Fire v.4.19" at http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/search/AF/individual_record.asp?recid=23804515&lds=0&region=-1… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]) has "Anthony Lockwood… birth: 1576, Father: Robert Lockwood…", "Anne Lockwood… birth: 1580, Father: Robert Lockwood…", and "Abraham Lockwood… birth: 1578, Father: Robert Lockwood…".

The National Archives at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/details-result/asp?queryType=1&resultcount-1&E… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban] has the "Will of Mathew Lockwood or Lockwoode, Gentleman of Hartlip, Kent" dated 10 February 1598.

The English strand of the UK archives network (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=047-ddan&cid=1-4) has an entry for the Anderson Family of Burnby and Kilnwick Percy, dated 27 September 1555, wherein one of the witnesses is named Roger Lockwoode. Another entry from the same website (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=055-ddf&cid=64-81) for Farington of Worden, Leyland deeds, dated 20 March 1549/50 has William Lockwoode listed as one of the witnesses. Another entry: (http://www.a2a.org.uk/search/records.asp?cat=173-fb159&cid=1-4-2) Mendlesham Parish Records, Litigation file, dated 10 April 1564 has John Baker, alias Lockwoode as one of the participants (a tenant).

Another entry from the National Archives (http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/details-result.asp?queryType=1&resultcount-1&E… [URL cuts off - Lí Ban]) has Oliver de Fowell, alias Oliver de Lokwod (Lockwood) listed as one of the petitioners, with a date derivation of "CPR 1401-5 p.219 is dated 19 April 1403, and is clearly in response to this petition."

10: Ramón Marco de Sevilla - Resub Device

Per bend purpure and vert, a lute between in chief two tankards Or.

The submitter's branch is Dragon's Mist.

The submitter's name was registered in January of 2005.

His previous device submission of the same blazon was returned by Kingdom in July of 2007 for redrawing to better place the tankards and to include the defining features of the lute.

11: Regina O'Duncan - Resub Badge

A frog, natural, argent, per bend sinister.

The submitter's branch is Vulcanfeldt.

The submitter's name was registered in October of 2007.

Her previous submission of (Fieldless) A frog bendwise sinister vert was returned by Kingdom in February of 2008 for conflict with Magdalena Engraáia de la Huerta: Barry wavy azure and argent, a frog bendwise sinister vert.

12: Saraid ni Pharlain - Resub Device

Sable, In Bend Sinister A Increscent And A Bendwise Besom Argent.

The submitter's branch is Rhuddglyn.

The submitter's name was registered in August of 1991.

The submitter's previous submission of Sable, a besom bendwise argent, in sinister chief an increscent argent was returned by Kingdom in September of 2007 for redrawing due to lack of identifiability of the crescent and difficulty in blazoning the orientation of the charges.

13: Seán Ó Gallchobhar - New Name

• Submitter desires a male name.
• No major changes.
• Language (Irish) most important.
• Culture (Irish) most important.

The submitter's branch is Vinjar.

The submitter will not accept major changes to his name, desires a masculine name and cares most about the language and/or culture of his name (Irish). He expresses no interest in having his name changed to be authentic and will allow the creation of a holding name if necessary.

<Seán> is found in Academy of Saint Gabriel Report 1098 (http://www.s-gabriel.org/1098) as an "…Irish form of your name, appopriate between 1250 and 1400…". The report also states "<Sea/n … pronounced SHAHN … is a fine Irish name for your period,…. <Sea/n> was a common name in Ireland in your period, and it was recognized to be an Irish form of <John>….. For short, you might have been called <Sea/n mac Tadhga/in> or <Sea/n O/ Coilea/in>."

<Ó Gallchobhar> is found on page 109 of Irish Names, Ó Corráin and Maguire, "Gallchobar: Gallchobhar".

14: Seán Ó Gallchobhar - New Blanket Permission to Conflict

The submitter's branch is Vinjar.

The text of the Blanket Permission to Conflict reads as follows:

"I, [mundane name redacted], known in the Society for Creative Anachronism as Seán Ó Gallchobhar, waive the full protection of my registered name "Seán Ó Gallchobhar". I grant permission to any future submitter to register a name that is not identical to my registered name. I understand that this permission can be withdrawn by written notice to the Laurel Sovereign of Arms, but that conflicting items registered while it is in force will remain registered."

It is signed and dated Feb. 13/08.

15: Þróndr Steinbrjótr - New Name

• Submitter desires a male name.
• No major changes.
• Language (Norse) most important.
• Culture (Norse) most important.

The submitter's branch is Blatha An Oir.

The submitter will not accept major changes to his name, desires a masculine name and cares most about the language and/or culture of his name (Norse). He expresses no interest in having his name changed to be authentic and will allow the creation of a holding name.

The following is quoted directly from the documentation section of the name form:

"Þróndr - www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/norse/lannamabok.html [Article is "Viking Names found in the Landnámabók" by Aryanhwy merch Catmael. Actual URL is http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/norse/landnamabok.html - Lí Ban]

"Stein - website is referenced to The Old Norse Name by Geirr Bassi Haraldsson

"brjótr - www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/norse/vikbynames.html again referenced to The Old Norse Name by Geirr Bassi Haraldsson; brjótr, meaning "breaker" was found attacked to other words like laugabrjótr", "hornabrjótr" and "völubrjótr". [Article is "Viking Bynames found in the Landnámabók" by Aryanhwy merch Catmael. - Lí Ban]

"He would like a norse byname meaning "earth" or "stone"-"breaker"."

15: Þróndr Steinbrjótr - New Device

Per fess argent and gules, a hammer brown and in base a broke rock argent

16: Wealdsmere, Barony of - New Order Name

Order of the Azure Glove

• No major changes.

The submitter's name was registered in May of 1997.

The submitter will not accept major changes to the name, expresses no preference should the name have to be changed and expresses no interest in having the name changed to be authentic.

The following is quoted from the documentation section of the form:

"Azure: color Oxford English Dictionary 10th edition, pg. 94

"Glove: thing, Oxford English Dictionary 10th edition, pg. 604

"Order of the Azure Glove follows the pattern of Colour + Thing per the project Ordensnamen. http://www.sca.org/heraldry/laurel/names/order/"

The form is signed by Baron Caieth.

17: Wealdsmere, Barony of - New Order Name

Order of the Iron Torc

• No major changes.

The submitter's name was registered in May of 1997.

The submitter will not accept major changes to the name, expresses no preference should the name have to be changed and expresses no interest in having the name changed to be authentic.

The following is quoted from the documentation section of the form:

"Iron: color (metal) Oxford English Dictionary 10th edition, pg. 747

"Torc: thing, twisted metal neck band. Oxford English Dictionary 10th edition, pg. 1512

"Order of the Iron Torc follows the pattern of Colour + Thing per the project Ordensnamen. http://www.sca.org/heraldry/laurel/names/order/"

The form is signed by Baron Caieth.

18: Wealdsmere, Barony of - New Order Name

Order of the Sable Sleeve

• No major changes.

The submitter's name was registered in May of 1997.

The submitter will not accept major changes to the name, expresses no preference should the name have to be changed and expresses no interest in having the name changed to be authentic.

The following is quoted from the documentation section of the form:

"Sable: color Oxford English Dictionary 10th edition, pg. 1256

"Sleeve: thing, Oxford English Dictionary 10th edition, pg. 1349

"Order of the Sable Sleeve follows the pattern of Colour + Thing per the project Ordensnamen. http://www.sca.org/heraldry/laurel/names/order/"

The form is signed by Baron Caieth.

19: Wealdsmere, Barony of - New Order Name

Order of the Silver Quiver

• No major changes.

The submitter's name was registered in May of 1997.

The submitter will not accept major changes to the name, expresses no preference should the name have to be changed and expresses no interest in having the name changed to be authentic.

The following is quoted from the documentation section of the form:

"Silver: color Oxford English Dictionary 10th edition, pg. 1336

"Quiver: thing, Oxford English Dictionary 10th edition, pg. 1176

"Order of the Silver Quiver follows the pattern of Colour + Thing per the project Ordensnamen. http://www.sca.org/heraldry/laurel/names/order/"

The form is signed by Baron Caieth.

An Tir OSCAR counts: 3 New Names, 1 New Household Name, 4 New Order Names, 2 New Devices, 1 New Badge, 1 New Blanket Permission to Conflict. This gives 12 new items. Resub counts: 2 Resub Names, 1 Resub Household Name, 4 Resub Devices, 2 Resub Badges. This is a total of 9 resubmissions on this letter, for a total of 21 actions.

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