Monday, 6 June 2016
Friday, 26 February 2016
By Ealdormere Gazette Columnist Magistra Nicolaa de Bracton.
It isn't every day that one witnesses the creation of a new Peerage Order. In fact, it's safe to say that with the possible exception of Duke Finnvarr, there was no one in attendance at Practicum who had ever seen such a thing.
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- · An arming coat, represent defense against harm, just as the candidate would defend others against harm
- · A gorget, to shine just as the candidate's heart would shine as a beacon of inspiration
- · A white scarf, representing honour without fear
- · A pair of gloves
- · A helm, as a symbol of nobility
- · A sword - Giovanni's own--representing skill
Monday, 4 May 2015
Magistra Nicolaa de Brachton of
Tuesday, 28 April 2015
The Wolf, the Wilds, and the Will
Being a History of the
, beginning with the first
appearance of settlers in the northlands, and culminating with the present time. Kingdom of Ealdormere
AS 9, in which the Royal Citie of
AS 13, in which the barony of Septentria is founded,
AS 20, in which
celebrates its 10th anniversary, the Regional Championship
Tournament is held, conflict arises concerning Murder Melee, Yog the
Undesirable makes a heroic stand, Septentria begins its war traditions, Enid
Aurelia of the Tin Isles is made a Pelican, the ‘Rights and Duties of the
Champion and Consort of Ealdormere’ is published and the Proscription begins.
AS 26, in which David Martin Failsworth and Tangwystl Siwan Failsworth reign as King and Queen of the Middle, Flaming Sky leaves Septentria, Forward into the Past is first held, Septentria is awarded the Purple Fretty, Cordigan d’Arnot and Diane d’Arnot are invested as Baron and Baroness of Septentria, the Ramshaven talks begin, House Galbraith appears, Sarra Elisabeth Graeham of Birnham is made a Laurel, the Friendship of the Trillium and the Award of the Wolf’s Tooth are created, ‘Songs We Sing in Ealdormere’ is published, Roak and Tarkwyn become Prince and Princess, Henry of Linlithgow and Ricard of Sable Tree are made Pelicans, Killdare Silverwolf Thorkillsen of Ben Dunfirth and Catherine Dupres become Prince and Princess, Caitlin Stuart is made a Lady of the Rose, and the Order of the Peregrine is founded.
AS 30, the canton of
AS 31, in which Edouard Beausoleil and
In May, Flaming Sky hosted the first event in Ealdormere devoted entirely to the equestrian arts.
AS 35, in which Trinovantia Nova becomes a shire, Rufus of Stamfard is made a Laurel, Brand and Brianna become Baron and Baroness of Ben Dunfirth, Ragni Dzintara of Amberhall is made a Laurel, Evander MacLachlan is knighted, Westbelleford is founded, Ben Dunfirth and Ramshaven have a border dispute, Konrad Mattias Jaeger, Aaron of the Black Mountains and Susanna the Unyielding are made Pelicans, Worgan MacGregor is made a Master-of-Arms,
AS 36, in which Ulrich von der See passes away, Genevieve Chastellain d'Anjou and Rylyn Buchanan are made Pelicans, Thevenin de la Cote d’Azur was made a Laurel, first Aaron I and Rustique I and then Sarnac and Joleicia rule as King and Queen of Ealdormere, Alyce de Sheppy is made a Pelican, Marian of Heatherdale, Marian of Greyfells, Joleicia of Litchfield and AElfwyn et Langanwude are made Laurels, and Sarnac Kir is knighted.
AS 37, in which Davin became Baron of Ramshaven, Finnvarr de Taahe is made a Laurel, Alistair and Anne become Baron and Baroness of Ben Dunfirth, Roak II and Arlette are made King and Queen, Trumbrand the Wanderer is made a Master-of-Arms, Anne le Gris is made a Laurel, the Games Guild of Ealdormere is founded,
AS 38, in which Baron Siegfried Brandbeorn is knighted, the Canton of Ardchreag is put on the Scroll of Honour, Konrad and Alyce became Baron and Baroness of Ramshaven, Cennedi and Susanna reign as King and Queen, Nicolaa de Bracton and Adrielle Kerrec are made Pelicans, Skeldergate hosts Septentria’s 25th anniversary event, Ardchreag donates scrolls to Skraeling Althing, Sir Nigel MacFarlane moves to Ealdormere, Tabitha Dearval, Valizan Rakka al-Bassim Ra’ee al-Saleh, and Eleanor Cadfan are made Pelicans, the kingdom’s first Golden Seamstress Competition is held, Berus II wins Crown Tourney for Marion II and House Marchmount appears.
AS 39, in which Keja Tselebnika becomes Lawspeaker, Naon na Chutrie passes away, Adrielle Kerrec is made a Laurel, Calontir gifts Ealdormere a sword, Eoforwic celebrates its 30th anniversary, Aeneas and Aibhilin become Baron and Baroness of Rising Waters, Sarra Elisabeth Graeham of Birnham is made a Pelican, Malik ‘abd al-Rahman and Kasimir of Stargard are knighted, and first Malik and Genevieve d’Anjou and then Edouard and Genevieve become king and queen.
AS 40, in which Konrad Mattias Jaeger is knighted, Marion FitzWilliam is made a Pelican, Edward I and Rylyn I are King and Queen, Derfel Mallory and Melisande du Rocher become Baron and Baroness of Skraeling Althing, and Aaron II and Rustique II reign as King and Queen.
The Third Age of the
AS 44, in which Hexenhaus is founded, Gaerwen of Trafford, Odette of Ramshaven and Keja Tselebnik are made Laurels, Kaylah the Cheerful is made a Lady Master-of-Arms, and Nigel I and Adrielle I reign as King and Queen, followed by Quilliam I and Dagmar I.
AS 48, in which Piero di Paxiti da Vincenza is made a Laurel, Aevianna of Nordengel passes away, Nigel II and Adrielle II take the thrones, Shahid and Catherine became Baron and Baroness of Skraeling Althing, Dafydd ap Sion and Cainder ingen Hui Chatharnaig are made Pelicans, Northgaedham is founded, the Ealdormerean stampede occurs, Wilfrid of Sweflingham and Jhone of Woodcote are made Laurels, the Ealdormerean Cartographers Guild is founded, and Siegfried and Ragni become king and queen.
Duchess Kaylah the Cheerful for Duke Trumbrand the Wanderer
The Honourable Lord Guillaume le Breton for Countess Joleicia of Litchfield
Mistress Aelfwyn aet Langanwuda for Lord Evan Quicktongue
Baron Richard Larmer for Baroness Annabelle Makmyllane
Baron Tiberius of Warwickshire for Baroness Anne Tinker
Baron Kolbjorn Skatkaupandi for Baroness Wencenedl of Rokesburg
Baron Giovanni d’Enzinas for Baroness Lucia d’Enzinas
The Honourable Lord Gann for The Honourable Lady Maiwen
The Honourable Lord Bjarn Aaronson for Lady Orlaith inghen Cinada meic Briain
Lord Rorik for The Honourable Lady Jocelyn Roget de Cranewell
The Honourable Lord Hans Thorvaldson for Lord Pelayo of Marchmount
Lord Pelayo of Marchmount for The Honourable Lord Hans Thorvaldsson
The Honourable Lord Amelius Claudius Rattanicus for The Honourable Lady Isabel Atwyll
Lord Edward of Flaming Sky for The Honourable Lady Constance Payne of Caldrithig
Lady Ailis de la Marche of Eoforwic for Lady Elanna of House Marchmount of Eorforwic
Jack Mongo the Pirate for Lady Eeva the Restless
Appendix A: Sources