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Ealdormere ILoI dated 2019-10-27

Unto the most honourable members of the Ealdormere College of Heralds, and to its most distinguished external commenters, from The Honourable Lord Dietrich von Sachsen, Green Mantle Herald, greetings.

These are the submission from the Kingdom of Ealdormere this month for consideration.

1: Maggie of Ealdormere -New Name & New Device

Or, two winged talbots gules and in chief three ravens sable.

Submitter desires a feminine name.
No major changes.
Sound (Maggie) most important.

Sound is most important, followed by spelling. Time period is less important (late period). Location is not very important.

Maggie is a female Scottish given name 16th Century (late period) per Family Search (

Maggie Mortin, Anstruther Wester, Fife, Scotland; Marriage Date 27 Aug 1588', Batch M11403-2; Film 1040146, []

Maggie Rey, Christened Date 01 April 1610', Batch C11461-2; Film 1040185; []

of Ealdormere - Locative using a registered branch name; branch name was registered Nov, 1989

Device: Client is okay with the addition of a bordure sable if any conflicts arise, in order to clear conflict; similarly, preference is for the field to be Or, but Argent is also acceptable.

2: Percival de la Rocque -New Badge

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in October of 1999, via Ealdormere.

(Fieldless) A mantle purpure.

This submission is to be associated with Purple Mantle Herald

The heraldic title was registered to Percival de la Rocque in December of 2012 (via Ealdormere).

3: Þórsteinn viss Úlfarsson -New Name & New Device

Gyronny vert and argent, in bend sinister three stag's attires conjoined to themselves Or.

Submitter desires a masculine name.
No major changes.
Culture (Viking-Age Scandinavian) most important.

This Old Norse name uses the pattern of given name + descriptive byname + patronymic byname.

Þórsteinn: ON Masculine Name. Geirr Bassi p. 16

viss: ON descriptive byname, meaning wise, knowing, learned. Found in the Landnámabók by Aryanhwy merch Catmael. ( )

Úlfarsson: ON Patronymic, derived from the name Úlfarr. Geirr Bassi p. 15

As always, kindest thanks to all those who take the time to comment. Please join us for our November Submissions meeting on November 18th.

OSCAR counts 2 Names, 2 Devices and 1 Badge. There are a total of 5 items submitted on this letter.

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