Northshield LoI dated 2017-04-30
Greetings unto Emma Laurel, Alys Pellicane, Brunissende Wreath, and the various members of the College of Arms, greetings from Merideth NiShionniach, Polaris Herald of Northshield, and her deputy Mira Fastova, Keythong Herald of Northshield.
What follows is April 2017 Letter of Intent for the Kingdom of Northshield.
We would like to thank all of the heralds, from within Kingdom and without, who contributed comments on OSCAR for the Northshield March Internal Letter of Intent.
1: Armond le Charpentier - New Name Change & New Device Change
OSCAR NOTE: the old name was registered in October of 1991, via Atlantia.
Argent, a tree blasted and eradicated gules and in chief two pairs of hammers in saltire sable, a bordure vert
Old Item: Armand le Charpentier, to be released.
The old name <Armand le Charpentier> was registered in October of 1991, via Atlantia.
Armond is found in Family Search:
Armond Wattam, Male, Burial Date 25 Mar 1629, Lincoln, England, Batch B02687-3 (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J85X-M93)
le Charpentier is already registered to the submitter. Also found dated to 1438 in "French Surnames from Paris, 1421, 1423 & 1438" by Aryanhwy merch Catmael (http://heraldry.sca.org/names/french/paris1423surnames.html)
Appendix C permits mixing of English and French between 1100-1600 and the elements are documented within 300 years of each other, as required for linguistic mixes between groups.
Old device (Argent, a tree blasted and eradicated gules, in chief two pairs of hammers in saltire azure hafted proper, a bordure vert) was registered in May 1992, via Atlantia.
2: Guttorm Arnessen - New Device
OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in September of 1981, via the Middle.
Gules, two axes crossed in saltire and in chief three buckets argent
3: Handsome Talboys - New Name
No major changes.
Handsome is a surname used as a given name found in Family Search:
Dorithy Handsome, Date 02 Jul 1611, Place Durham, England, (Batch) Number M00128-1 (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N2DR-5Y3)
Talboys is a surname found in Family Search:
Richard Talboys, Date 13 Oct 1616, Place Gloucester,England, (Batch) Number M05486-2 (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NVKL-B7M)
4: Rǫgnvaldr Þorvaldsson - New Name
Submitter desires a masculine name.
Rǫgnvalder is a masculine Old Norse name found on p 14 of GB
Þorvaldsson is a patronymic created from the masculine name <Þorvaldr> as found on page 15 of GB. The -r is changed to -s before adding -son as explained on p 17.
In service to the Society, Northshield & the College of Arms
Honourable Lady Merideth NiShionniach
Mistress Mira Fastova