June 15, 2008

Greetings unto Master Dafydd Blaidd, Dragon Herald, Barun Rory mac Feidhlimidh, Rouge Scarpe Herald, and the commenting members of the Midrealm
College of Heralds; from THL Geniveve Rose D'Glendalough, Escutcheon Herald.

Unless noted, clients will accept minor changes and a holding name.

All comments are due by July 25.

1) Clara d’Este (F) -– New Name and Device -- Azure, on a bend between six compass stars argent, a decresent azure

Barony of the Cleftlands

Clara: dated 1210 “Clara Cur 1210” in England in The oxford Dictionary of English Christian Names by E.G. Withycombe

Este dated to 11th Century in Tuscany (Italy) in Dictionario Del Nomi Italiani (Dictionary of Names Italian) by DeFelice

Escut. Notes : Client did not mark any change options, but did note in comments to please not change the name CLARA to CLAIRE
If name must be changed client cares most about meaning and sound and the desired gender is Female.

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2) Xu Xiong Mao (M) -- New Name

Shire of Dernehealde


1) Period Chinese Names by Yin Mei Li, Octofoil Herald (updated and copyrighted Sept. 26,04. Valerie L. Putman)

~ Naming Practices of period China, as well as formalisms of Chinese titles. Evidence of two names being used in conjunction to form the given name (European first name)

2) Origin of Chinese Family Names (Surnames or Last Names)
Yutopian Enterprises, Inc. (copyrighted 2000, Yutopian Enterprises, Inc.)

~ Origin of Xu, Hsu, Shaw, Seah, Shu.
Xu - as a surname

~ Origin of Yi
Evidence of the use of Xiong as a given name, as opposed to a family name.

~ Origin of Shi, Zee
Evidence of the use of Mao as a given name, as opposed to a family name.

Escut.Notes : Client will NOT accept Major changes to name
Client will NOT accept Major or Minor changes to name



Yours In Service,

THL Geniveve Rose D'Glendalough

Rouge Scarpe:

Rory mac Feidhlimidh

Kevin L Conlin
820 E. Monroe St.
Bloomington, IL 61701


Geniveve Rose D'Glendalough

Patresha Roehre
904 Four Mile Rd NW #3C
Walker, MI 49544


Dafydd Blaidd

Dave Majors
4906 Silver Arrow Dr
Riverside, OH 49424



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