Orders of High Merit (East Kingdom) held by Endewearde Residents

The following East Kingdom Orders of High Merit convey a Grant of Arms to the award recipient if they do not already hold a grant or patent of arms.

Order of the Maunche

Per pale Or and purpure, a maunch counterchanged

Per pale Or and purpure, a maunch counterchanged

The Order of the Maunche (established October 9, A.S. 11 by Laeghaire and Ysabeau II) may be given to gentles in the East Kingdom who have distinguished themselves by service to the arts and sciences, whether by attaining a standard of excellence as makes them noteworthy in the eyes of the Kingdom or by attempting more than one art form and, while not attaining mastery in any one, surpassing competence in several.

Source of award description: Etcetera – The East Kingdom by Mistress Jessa d’Avondale http://www.sca.org/awards/east.html (Accessed 07/03/2015)

Endewearde residents who are Companions of the Manche include:

  • Gregory Finche ( 04-23-1994 )
  • Amee de Jardyn ( 08-14-1996 )
  • Kellemetlen Árpád ( 07-18-1998 )
  • Jehan Fitz Alan ( 07-21-2001 )
  • Myrra Fionnbhair of Argyll ( 07-20-2002 )
  • Mercedes de Califia ( 08-27-2002 )
  • Matthäus Plattnersohn ( 07-15-2006 )
  • Cedric of Thanet ( 01-26-2008 )
  • Gwillim Kynith ( 01-29-2011 )
  • Sylvia du Vey ( 02-05-2011 )
  • Aneleda Cyntheria Falconbridge ( 07-09-2011 )
  • Agatha Wanderer ( 10-27-2012 )
  • Otto Gottlieb ( 07-13-2013 )
  • Aleson Gray of Cranleigh ( 06-21-2014 )
  • Gruffydd Abernethy ( 07-10-2015 )
  • Seamus Na Coille Aosda ( 07-09-2016)
  • Alys Treeby (08-10-2016)

Order of Tygers Combattant

Per pale Or and azure, two tygers combattant counterchanged

Per pale Or and azure, two tygers combattant counterchanged

The Order of the Tygers Combatant (established October 9, A.S. 11 by Laeghaire and Ysabeau II) may be given to gentles in the East Kingdom who have distinguished themselves by prowess at arms, whether by attaining a standard of excellence such as makes them noteworthy in the eyes of the Kingdom or by attempting more than one weapons form and, while not attaining mastery in any one, surpassing competence in several.

Source of award description: Etcetera – The East Kingdom by Mistress Jessa d’Avondale http://www.sca.org/awards/east.html (Accessed 07/03/2015)

Endewearde residents who are Companions of the Tygers Combattant include:

  • Cedric of Thanet ( 05-17-2003 )
  • Ané du Vey ( 01-27-2007 )

Order of the Silver Crescent

(Fieldless) In pale a crescent inverted argent and an Eastern crown Or.

(Fieldless) In pale a crescent inverted argent and an Eastern crown Or.

The Order of the Silver Crescent may be given to gentles in the East Kingdom who have distinguished themselves by service to the Kingdom, whether by long service within one of the areas of the Kingdom whereby the entire Kingdom is held to benefit, or by continuing service in ways which directly benefit a large portion of the Kingdom. First awarded June 13, A.S. 6 by Akbar III and Khadijah III.

Source of award description: Etcetera – The East Kingdom by Mistress Jessa d’Avondale http://www.sca.org/awards/east.html (Accessed 07/03/2015)

Endewearde residents who are Companions of the Silver Crescent include:

  • Gregory Finche ( 07-19-1992 )
  • Brita Mairi Svensdottir ( 02-01-1997 )
  • Jehan Fitz Alan ( 07-18-1998 )
  • Mercedes de Califia ( 08-12-1998 )
  • Jordan Harvey ( 07-20-2002 )
  • Bryn Millar ( 02-01-2003 )
  • Ané du Vey ( 07-16-2005 )
  • Godric of Hamtun ( 07-15-2006 )
  • Sylvia du Vey ( 03-06-2010 )
  • Margaret of Rochester ( 07-10-2010 )
  • Gwillim Kynith ( 08-11-2010 )
  • Aneleda Cyntheria Falconbridge ( 02-05-2011 )
  • Aleson Gray of Cranleigh ( 06-09-2012 )
  • Cedric of Thanet ( 05-25-2013 )
  • Frasier MacLeod ( 02-09-2013 )
  • Myrra Fionnbhair of Argyll ( 05-25-2013 )
  • Finán mac Bressail ( 07-10-2015 )

Order of the Golden Rapier

(Fieldless) A tyger's head cabossed azure jessant of a rapier Or

(Fieldless) A tyger's head cabossed azure jessant of a rapier Or

The Order of the Golden Rapier may be given to gentles in the East Kingdom who have distinguished themselves by excellence in the art of fence by consistently demonstrating superior prowess in the lists, by teaching, and by helping to promote and expand the knowledge of their art. Established April 26, A.S. 26 by Ruslan and Margaret.

Source of award description: Etcetera – The East Kingdom by Mistress Jessa d’Avondale http://www.sca.org/awards/east.html (Accessed 07/03/2015)

Endewearde residents who are Companions of the Golden Rapier include:

  • Brita Mairi Svensdottir ( 08-12-1992 )
  • Gregory Finche ( 08-12-1992 )
  • Amee de Jardyn ( 01-23-1993 )
  • Frasier MacLeod ( 12-10-1994 )
  • Jordan Harvey ( 02-10-1996 )
  • Mercedes de Califia ( 08-12-1998 )
  • Jehan Fitz Alan ( 02-05-2000 )

Order of Sagittarius

Azure, a sagittary passant to sinister, the human torso turned to dexter Or

Azure, a sagittary passant to sinister, the human torso turned to dexter Or

The Order of the Sagittarius may be give to gentles in the East Kingdom who have shown superior prowess at the target archery range and have distinguished themselves in archery in one of the following areas; teaching and demonstrating the art of archery, making archery equipment or by helping to arrange archery at events and/or sites and thus demonstrating and overall impact to archery in the Kingdom. Established January 22, A.S. 18 by Viktor and Sedalia.

Source of award description: Etcetera – The East Kingdom by Mistress Jessa d’Avondale http://www.sca.org/awards/east.html (Accessed 07/03/2015)

Endewearde residents who are Companions of Sagittarius include:

  • Godric of Hamtun (07/14/2007)

Order of the Golden Lance

Per fess azure and Or, a tilting lance fesswise and a tyger courant counterchanged
Order of the Golden Lance: given for prowess in the equestrian lists and service to the Kingdom in marshalling, teaching, and helping to promote and expand the knowledge of equestrian arts. Established March 28, A.S. 49 by Edward III and Thyra II.

Endewearde residents who are Companions of the Golden Lance include:

  • Sylvia du Vey (01-28-2017)

Sources: Based on the Order of March for the East Kingdom, the East Kingdom Precedence Reference, official East Kingdom Court reports and the SCA Armorial which lists registered names and devices.

A description of most East Kingdom awards can be found at http://www.sca.org/awards/east.html

The article Orders, Awards, and Honors of the Kingdoms and Principalities of the Society for Creative Anachronism contains a description of most of the awards of different kingdoms.