Northshield LoI dated 2018-06-30

Greetings unto Juliana Laurel, Alys Pellican, Cormac Wreath, and the various members of the College of Arms, greetings from Baron Iohannes Glenfidanus, Polaris Herald, and his deputy Mistress Mira Fastova, Keythong Herald of Northshield.

What follows is the June 2018 Letter of Intent for the Kingdom of Northshield. We are requesting registration for these items.

We would like to thank all of the heralds, from within Kingdom and without, who contributed comments on OSCAR for the Northshield May Internal Letters of Intent. I am particularly grateful for the contributions of Iago ab Adam, Conrad von Zollern, Gawain of Miskbridge, Michael Gerard Curtememoire, Gunnvor silfraharr and Lilie Dubh inghean ui Mordha. You all make my decisions much easier and I am eternally grateful that you share your expertise on our letter.

1: Brice Davidson - New Device

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in July of 2016, via Northshield.

Azure, two scarpes wavy between a quill pen and an open book argent.

Submission History This revised device is a resubmission of the the return from the February 2018 Northshield kingdom letter, 'Gules, a bend sinister wavy argent, an open book and a quill Or'. That return was for conflict with EĆ³rann Maguire: The following device associated with this name was registered in October of 2000 (via Trimaris): Gules, a bend sinister wavy argent between two quatrefoils Or. (https://oscar.sca.org/kingdom/kingsingleitem.php?kingdom=19&id=83380

Kingdom Commentary Notes: Changes have been made to this emblazon based on Kingdom Commentary. The scarpes and quill pen have been redrawn to make them more identifiable. Submitter has approved of these changes.

Blazon has been changed from 'Azure, scarpes sinister wavy a quill pen and an open book argent' to 'Azure, two scarpes wavy between a quill pen and an open book argent', based on kingdom commentary.(https://oscar.sca.org/kingdom/kingsingleitem.php?kingdom=19&id=86254)


2: Joubert De La Rose - New Name & New Device

Azure, two ravens displayed argent and on a chief embattled Or, between two fleur de lys azure, a rose gules

Submitter desires a masculine name.
No major changes.
Spelling (Joubert is preferred, De La Rose can be altered if needed) most important.

Joubert is a 17th c English surname found in Family Search:

Maria Joubert, married 25 Dec 1648, London, England, Batch # M00145-1 (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NJYC-3M7)

Late period English surname used as a given name.

De La Rose is a 16th c English surname found in Family Search:

Richard De La Rose, Male, 13 Nov 1540, LONDON, ENGLAND, Batch # P00165-1 (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JM5Q-74K)

SFPP for non-eagles displayed

A couple of blazon changes were suggested:

Azure, in fess two ravens displayed argent and on a chief embattled Or a rose gules between two fleurs-de-lys azure

Azure, in fess two ravens displayed respectant argent, on a chief embattled Or a rose gules between two fleurs-de-lys azure


In service to the Society, Northshield & the College of Arms

Baron Iohannes Glenfidanus, Polaris

herald@northshield.org

Mistress Mira Fastova, Keythong

keythong@northshield.org


OSCAR counts 1 New Name and 2 New Devices. These 3 items are chargeable, Laurel should receive $12 for them. There are a total of 3 items submitted on this letter.