April 15, 2009

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.

Herein please find the March 2009 Internal Letter of Intent for the Middle Kingdom. Unless noted, clients will accept minor changes and a holding name.

All comments are due by May 31, 2009.

1) Alianor bat Asriel (F)  – New Device – Argent, three roses purpure barbed and seeded proper and a chief embattled purpure


Esct. Note: Name accepted by Laurel Oct. 2008

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2) Finian Mac Finn – (M) – New Name and Device – Vert, a seven headed hydra Or entwining a sword inverted argent

Weld Lake


Academy of St. Gabriel report 1296 - <Finn> and <Finnian>

Esct. Notes: Client will not accept Major changes to name.
                    Client cares most about sound.

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3) Ginevra Boscoli (F) – New Name


1) Academy of St. Garbriel report 3365
2) Academy of St. Garbriel report “Florentine Renaissance Resources: online Tratte of Office Holders 1282-1532” list of family names
http://www.stg.brown.edu/projects/tratte/ and http://www.stg.brown.edu/projects/tratte/doc/SURNAM1.html
3) Academy of St. Garbriel reports 1904,1992,2914, and 2660
http://www.s-gabriel.org/1904, http://www.s-gabriel.org/1992, http://www.s-gabriel.org/2914 and http://www.s-gabriel.org/2660
4) Acadeny of St. Garbriel report “Feminine Given Names from the Online Catasto of Florence of 1427”

Esct. Notes: Client will NOT accept Major changes to name.


4) Kriemhilt von Ebersberg (F) – New Badge – Gules, three passion nails in pile sable

Fearann na Criche

Client includes supporting documentation quoting a ruling from February 2001 regarding the submission of Ursula Georges and exceptions for color on color armorial designs. Client also includes several of the examples used by that submission as evidence of use in period, including:

Johann Siebmachers, Wappenbuch von 1605 : pgs 62, 64, 72, 92, 171, 176 and 227
Siddons, Development of Welsh Heraldry v.3 : pgs 81 and 123
Wagner, Aspilogia II : p 211
Blu, Rosso et Oro : p 130
Antonio Godihno (1542 Armorial, Portugal) : f 22

Esct. Note : Clients name was passed February 2001

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5) Mihajlo od Nerche (M) – New Name and Device – Per pale vert and sable, a lion’s head cabossed or langued gules, a chief chequey gules and argent


1) <Mihajlo> is listed in the “Early Croatian Given Names” page within http://heraldry.sca.org/heraldry/laurel/names/croat.html
2) <od> is Croatian for “of” or “from”
3) According to http://www.photocroatia.com/traveltourism/croatia/inland/nasice/, the modern Croatian town of <Nasice> was first mentioned in 1229 by the name of <Nerche>.

Esct. Notes: Client cares most about language and culture - Croatian

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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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