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Buckler Herald
Chaya-Simcha bat Yonah
(Shoshana Jackson)
2447 Avon Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49519

Office of the Buckler Herald, Education Deputy

Chaya-Simcha bat Yonah, Buckler Herald
Chaya-Simcha bat Yonah
(Shoshana Jackson)
2447 Avon Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49519
(urgent matters-please text)
E-mail is the preferred method of contact

Mission Statement

The Office of Buckler Herald is responsible for overseeing heraldic education in the Middle Kingdom. It is our vision to foster enthusiasm and knowledge of heraldic practice, both within SCA purview and through a historic lens; to empower our populace to serve in a heraldic capacity; to contribute to the historic feel of events through competent vocal work and quality heraldic display in keeping with historic research; to be innovative and noteworthy in heraldic education within the Knowne World.

Heraldic Officer Information

Job Descriptions and Forms


  • Middle Kingdom Protocol Handbook (PDF, 1.04MB, 2006)
  • Middle Kingdom Boke of Ceremonies (PDF, 537K, 2016)
  • Middle Kingdom Scribes Handbook (PDF, 865k, 2001)
  • Standards for the Evaluation of Names and Armory (SENA) (external HTML)
  • Middle Kingdom College of Heralds

    • Kingdom Staff List - Contact information for Kingdom Deputies, Regional Heralds and Heralds Extraordinary
    • College of Heralds Overview - Elevator answers for who does what in the Kingdom
    • Warrant Roster - Roster for heraldic officers and heralds-at-large whose warrants are current
    • Job Openings - Available jobs with the MK College of Heralds (not necessarily up-to-date)

    Buckler Herald's Learning Library

    Videos and Training Modules

    IN PROGRESS: One-stop shopping for hands-on/brains-on learning resources. Think of these as your own private classroom! Go forth and learn!

    Articles on SCA Topics

    IN PROGRESS: Articles on this page will be followed by an icon indicating their intended audience: General Interest or Heraldic Officer. Of course, everyone may read anything; you may delight yourself.

    Resources & Links

    Foreign Colleges of Heralds (by precedence):

    Non-SCA Heraldry

    Modern Colleges of Arms or Heraldic Authorities

    Historical Rolls of Arms

    Other Heraldic Resources