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Ealdormere ILoI dated 2023-08-23

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

These are the Pennsic Submissions from the Kingdom of Ealdormere.

1: Alexandra Athenaia -New Name (NP) & New Device

Argent, three whelk shells, two and one, azure, and a ford.

Submitter desires a feminine name.
No holding name.
No major changes.
Sound (most important to keep Alexandra) most important.

Alexandra : There are 143 LGPN results for feminineἈλεξάνδρα. Dates range from (code hell.) 323BC - 31BC in Antheon to 324 or 378AD in Kadoi. Wikipedia Classical Greek transliteration is Alexandra. E%91%CE%9D%CE%94%CE%A1%CE%91 Athenaia : is a locative byname for Greece from ASimple Guide to Classical Greek Names by Ursula Georges

2: Ascelyn of Ben Dunfirth -New Badge

OSCAR is unable to find the name, either registered or submitted.

Sable, a stag's attire palewise gules

This is an IAP. In Siebmacher we can demonstrate a pattern of gules charges on sable fields:

Pg 75/Plate 55 V:Kesslitz Per bend gules and sable, a bend argent between two estoiles argent and gules.

Pg 141/Plate 121 Die Themar Per chevron throughout Or and sable, three roses two and one gules.

Pg 178/Plate 158 Die Thomshirn Quarterly barry argent and azure and sable, the sable quarters charged with a Caucasian male argent vested gules.

P181/plate 161 Die Zimmer Per pale sable and gules, two horns counterchanged.

P182/plate 162 v Berbisdorf per pale gules and sable, two Caucasian arms argent vested counterchanged maintaining a crown argent in chief an estoile Or.

P187/plate 167 V Homberg Per pale sable and argent, a lion gules and three batons sable.

P202/plate 182 V Radenhavesen Per pale gules and sable, an eagle counterchanged.

P226/plate 206 Die Grolandt Sable, a rose gules slipped vert.

As can be seen, all types of charges, animate and inanimate, geometric and non-geometric were placed gules on sable fields. These charges were placed solo or with other charges. In addition, low contrast gules on sable can be seen with tertiary charges:

P166/plate 146 Flanse Argent, on an eagle sable, a crescent gules.

P179/plate 159 V Breidenbach Argent, on a wing sable a Z gules.

P185/plate 165 V Ossa Argent, on a bend sinister sable, three roundels gules.

A stag's attire can be found on P145/Plate 125 Hirschberg.

3: Elias Forester -New Name (NP)

Submitter desires a gender-neutral name.
Sound (Elias) most important.

Elias: found in Bardsley, p. 67, sn Atwater: Elias Atewater, co Camb, 1273 CE.

Forester: Rebecka Forester (female), christened 4 Mar 1594 in London, England.

Batch No: P00154-1

4: Elsebeth Farberyn -New Badge

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in September of 2016, via Ealdormere.

(Fieldless) In saltire a thistle slipped and leaved vert and a thistle slipped and leaved purpure

5: Magdalena de l'appetit -New Name (NP) & New Device

Magdalena de l'appetit

Per pall gules and argent and Or, a stag's head affronty sable

No holding name.
No major changes.
Sound (Submitter would like the play on words with Appetite and Petite in the last name) most important.

Magdalena - "Italian Renaissance Women's Names" by Rhian Lyth of Blackmoor Vale lists this name as a feminine name from Florence dated to the 14th and 15th C.

appetit is a French noun for 'appetite' found in Trésor de la Langue Française informatisé, s.v. appétit, dated c1180 in the spelling apetit and 1370-2 in the spelling appetit (

Per SENA Appendix C, we can mix late period French and Italian Per SENA Appendix A, the French descriptive bynames do not need further documentation.

de l'appetit I believe follows this pattern. The College is requesting assistance documenting the name de l'appetit and the pattern.

6: Sibylle Katterina Holloway -New Name (NP) & New Device

Vert, three butterflies argent within an orle Or

Submitter desires a feminine name.
No holding name.
No major changes.
Spelling (spelling of Sibylle) most important.

Sibylle- female first name, French (Latin) 1310/11 Sibilla (nom) GasReg-A p. 100; 1579 Sibilla (nom) FlorLyon p. 40, Sibillam (acc) ibid. p. 40 Client would like to trade out second "i" for a "y". Additional documentation for the given name from findmypast with attached image: Sibylle Murrell was married 1639, Great Cressingham, Norfolk, England. Late period English given names can be borrowed into German per the February 2015 Cover Letter., eliminating the lingual mix. Katterina- female name, 14th to 15th century High German,found St. Gabriel report 3164. Double given names are allowed in both French and German as per appendix A, SENA. Holloway- Herald personally attests that client mundane family name is "Holloway", Canadian Drivers License, issued 2020-2025. Wynne Ap Rhodri and Lillia Crampette. Client wishes to change spelling from "Sibille" to "Sibylle".

7: Sibylle Katterina Holloway -New Badge

OSCAR is unable to find the name, either registered or submitted.

(Fieldless) A butterfly argent within and conjoined to an annulet Or

As always, kindest thanks to all those who take the time to comment.

In service, I remain,

Dietrich von Sachsen, Acting Green Mantle

OSCAR counts 4 Names, 3 Devices and 3 Badges. There are a total of 10 items submitted on this letter.

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