Caid LoI dated 2017-09-20

Unto Emma Laurel, Alys Pelican, Cormac Wreath and the College of Arms entire does Eridana Dolphin and the Caid College of Heralds, send greetings and salutations.

Many thanks for the wonderful assistance of Bruce Batonvert, Paul Crescent, Jeanne Marie Blue Mountain, Arianna Seraph, Ariana Trident and Brianna Garb for theirassistance for this letter

1: Balthasar Stone Born - New Name & New Device

Balthasar Stone Born

Submitter desires a masculine name.
No major changes.

All name elements are found in familysearch records in England

Balthasar

Balthasar Lambert male Christening 31 Jan 1607 SAINT ANN BLACKFRIARS, C02209-2 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JM4M-ZD7

Stone

Margett Stone Female Christening 25 FEB 1602 STURMINSTER MARSHALL,DORSET,ENGLAND Death 02 Oct 1603 Father Walter Stone P00416-1

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NGNL-RJ6

Born

Robert Brod married Necolles Born 1606 Roche, Cornwall, England M86695-4 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NJHC-GJL

Appendix A: Patterns That Do Not Need Further Documentation by Language Group allows double given by-names in England "Yes; all patterns late (these are generally unmarked)"

This is a Pennsic submission

Barony of Calafia

Correction to Device (2017-Sep-22 12:09:06): Purpure, a castle and on a chief argent three feathers azure, Thanks Bruce


2: Broddi Kennimaðr - New Device

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in June of 2016, via Caid.

Per pale argent and vert, on a chief sable a griffin passant to sinister argent

Submitted by Cormac Macleod of Ostaig

Barony of Nordwache


3: Calafia, Barony of - New Order Name

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in of at some point, .

Serpent's Scale, Order of the

From the registration from Serpent's Eye, Order of, Sept 2014 LoAR

The pattern of Order of the Serpent's X, where X is a body part, is grandfathered to the barony. The use of the modern Serpent's instead of Serpents is also grandfathered.

Scale is found in https://quod.lib.umich.edu/cgi/m/mec/med-idx?type=id&id=MED38711 meaning scale of fish or serpent dated to 1460

(a) A scale of a fish, serpent, fabulous creature, etc.; also fig.; pl. used as pun on the name of Thomas de Scales, killed in 1460 [quot.: c1460]; (b) pl. the elytra of an insect; (c) ?the hide or skin of an animal; (d) the outer covering of something, such as the shell of a nut, the peel or rind of a fruit, the husk or hull of grain, etc.; also fig.; (e) the surface of a stone or gem; (f) a fleck or scale of metal such as brass or iron; also, one of the small metal plates in chain armor; (g) ~ oistre, ?a scallop.

Submitted by Eridana Dolphin

Barony of Calafia


4: Gabriel Alexander - New Name

Submitter desires a masculine name.

Both name elements are found in familysearch records in England in late period

Gabriel

Gabriel Pukwell Gender Male Christening 11 Jul 1548 11 JUL 1548 SAINT STEPHAN COLEMAN STREET,LONDON,LONDON,ENGLAND C01966-2 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J3MP-ZWR

Alexander

Robert Alexander Gender Male Christening 27 Jan 1540 27 JAN 1540 HECKFIELD AND MATTINGLEY,HAMPSHIRE,ENGLAND J13935-1 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NKPT-HZ3

Submitted by Cormac Macleod of Ostaig

Barony of Nordwache


5: Gwendelion Tyre - New Name

Submitter desires a feminine name.
Sound (Gwendolin) most important.

Submitter would prefer the more modern spellings Gwendolyn or Gewndolin but will accept this

Both name elements are found in late and grey period England

Gwendelion

Thomas Stimper marriage to Gwendelion Parmont 03 Feb 1638 St. Botolph Aldgate, London, England M00080-6 https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NJQ4-B8K

Tyre

George Tyre marriage Elizabeth Taylor 05 Nov 1603 St. Ewen'S, Bristol, Gloucester, England M17285-1 https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NFRC-Y4Q

Submitted by Eridana Dolphin

Barony of Calafia


6: Ingvarr Hallbjornsson - New Name & New Device

Vert, a raven displayed and in base two axes in saltire argent

Submitter desires a masculine name.
No major changes.
Meaning (stone-bear) most important.

Originally submitted as Ingvarr Hallbjorn with the requested meaning of "stone-bear" After consultation with the submitter he agreed to the change of the surname to the patronymic. He also is aware that nothing in this name means stone-bear and is fine with that.

Ingvarr is found as a masculine given name found in GB pg 12

Ingvar, 1 n" is found in familysearch records as a masculine given name dated to 1600's in Sweden

Ingvar Haagensson Male Christening 10 Mar 1650 Hällaryd, Blekinge, Sweden Father Haagen C03874-0 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F22G-NLH

Submitter prefers the double r, earlier spelling, but will accept single if required to register

Hallbjorn (actually "Hallbjǫrn") is found in GB pg 10 as a male given name with 6 examples. The submitter prefers the form without the o-ogonek.

He prefers Hallbjornsson but will accept Hallbiarnarsson if required

Later period examples of *bjornsson" are found in familysearch records all also in Sweden.

Per Ambjornsson Male Christening LJUNGBY, KALMAR, SWEDEN Father Ωmbiorn C41235-2 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VW96-8ZK

Anna Esbjornsson Female Christening 03 Jul 1636 , DINGTUNA, VASTMANLAND, SWEDEN Father Esbiorn C40638-2 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VWMV-F4P

Gudrun Finnbjornsson Gender Female Birth 1637 Birthplace GAULVERJABAER, ARNESSYSLA,ICELAND Father Finnbjorn Gaulverjabaer C49138-2 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FGPX-PQ9

Gudlaug Sveinbjornsson Female Birth 1635 HOSKULDSTADIR, HUNAVATNSSYSLA, ICELAND Father Sveinbjorn Hoskuldstadir C49289-2 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FGTD-2ZJ

Submitted by Cormac Macleod of Ostaig

Barony of Nordwache

This device is in conflict with John of Ean Airgead, Vert, a chimney swift migrant palewise argent. A permission to conflict letter is included in docs


7: Tailefhlaith ingen Tressaig - New Device

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in January of 2016, via Caid.

Sable, on a plate argent a fish embowed gules between three mullets Or and a bordure embattled argent

Submitted by Cormac Macleod of Ostaig

Barony of Nordwache


8: Thorgrimr kuggi - New Name & New Device

Gyronny arrondi azure and argent, a zydrach urinant embowed sable

Thorgrimr is a masculine Old Norse given name found in Geirr Bassi, p. 16. It spelled with an initial thorn and an accent over the first i; the submitter has chosen to normalize the spelling, as permitted under SENA.

kuggi is an Old Norse byname meaning "cog, a kind of ship" found in Geirr Bassi, p. 25.

Submitted by Duckie (with help from Paul)


9: Þýri Ávaldsdóttir - New Name Change

OSCAR NOTE: the old name was registered in July of 2016, via Caid.

Old Item: Þýri Grímsdóttir, to be released.
Submitter desires a feminine name.
No major changes.
Sound (Thyri) most important.

The given name is grandfathered to the submitter but here is her original documentation

Þýri is an Old Norse feminine given name found on the "Old Norse Women's Names" by (http://www.vikinganswerlady.com/ONWomensNames.shtml#thorn) under the heading "Þyra, Thyra, Þýri":

Cleasby-Vigfusson says that Þyri is a weakened form of Þórvé, or the even older form Þórveig. GB pp. 17; FJ pp. 319, 347; CV pp. 690, 743 s.v. veig, Þórr; NR s.v. Þýrví/Þórvi, Þór-/Þúr-, -ví, -væig

Ávaldr is a masculine name found on p. 8 in GB and the feminine patronymic is formed as stated in GB

Submitted by Cormac Macleod of Ostaig

Barony of Nordwache


In Service

Eridana Dolphin


OSCAR counts 5 New Names, 1 New Name Change, 1 New Order Name and 5 New Devices. These 12 items are chargeable, Laurel should receive $48 for them. There are a total of 12 items submitted on this letter.