Milestone

Birth notices, marriage announcements, and obituaries

Madelyn Ann Kelly Born in the Kingdom of Atlantia

Baroness Briana of the Barony of Stierbach has announced that her barony has grown with the birth of Madelyn Ann Kelly, daughter of Lady Grace Whyting and Lord Sean McKelly.

Glen Rathlin achieves full shire status

Sovany Barcsi Janos, Chatelain and New Groups Coordinator for the Kingdom of Drachenwald, has announced that the Shire of Glen Rathlin has achieved full shire status.

Alina and Midair Proud Parents in Midrealm

THL Alina Foxwood and Master Midair MacCormaic, of the Middle Kingdom, are the proud parents of their second child, Cassandra Lynn.

Prince Alaric and Princess Noelle of the Midrealm United in Marriage

Their Royal Highnesses Prince Alaric and Princess Noelle of the Midrealm were joined in marriage mundanely on Saturday, December 18. Katerin ferch Gwenllian has provided this report of the festive occasion.

New Subject for AEthelmearc

The Kingdom of AEthlemearc has a new subject with the birth of Rebecca Rose Lefkowitz.

New Subject for Northshield

Lord Torsten of the Kingdom of Northshield has announced the birth of his daughter, Leah Louise Jensen, on November 1, 2004.

In Memory of Misty

Lord Karl Teransson of Atenveldt shares a tribute to his friend Marcella Tom, known in the SCA as Misty des Etoiles et Starfire.

Remembering Lord Duff MacKellar of Vatavia

Lord Duff MacKellar the Blacksmith of Vatavia, a resident of Northshield and then of Calontir, was killed in a motor vehicle accident on November 9.

Remembering Duke Gyrth Oldcastle

Duke Finnvar of the Middle Kingdom speaks of the loss of His Grace Gyrth, saying we have lost "a fine man" who was also "one of the best trainers of fighters around."

Duke Gyrth Oldcastle laid to rest today

His Grace Gyrth Oldcastle of Atlantia has passed on into death last weekend and is being laid to rest today. The news of His Grace's passing came from Countess Elizabeth Beaufort around 4:45 p.m. last Saturday.

Jacquelyn Christine Born in Calontir

Thordr Tjorvason of the Kingdom of Calontir writes about the birth of his daughter Jacquelyn Christine on November 13, 2004.

THL Kolfinna kottr to become Caid's first female Knight

THL Kolfinna kottr was asked by Caid's outgoing Majesties Brand and Nuala to join the order of the Chivalry this last Saturday.

Canadian Textile Archivist Dorothy Kate Burnham Dies in Toronto

Author and textile archivist Dorothy Burnham died October 24, 2004 in Toronto. Burnham spent over 70 years researching textiles and was formerly employed by the Royal Ontario Museum.

Grimwithshire attains Incipiency

At the Barony of Wealdsmere Tournament of Raven's on November 6th in the court of TRM Thorin and Daegmar, it was announced that the new group formed in the former unclaimed lands of An Tir is incipient and shall be known as Grimwithshire.

Royal Citie of Eoforwic Celebrates 30th Anniversary

On Saturday November 6, the Royal Citie of Eoforwic (Toronto, Ontario) held a grand celebration to mark its 30th anniversary. Laird Colyne Stewart tells the story.

Independent: Iceman's Finder Dies in Alps

Helmut Simon, the German mountaineer who discovered the remains of Oetzi, a prehistoric iceman, 13 years ago has died while hiking in southwestern Austria.

New Citizen in Oertha

Isabel has announced that Lakhota Sage Truelove, son of "Friar Tuk" and Antoinette Truelove, was born October 23, 2004 in the Principality of Oertha.

AEthelmearc Welcomes New Citizen

Michael Alewright has announced the birth of Sarah Yvette Tujague to their Excellencies Alonzio and Tatyana of the Barony of the Debatable Lands.

Gleann Abhann to become Kingdom

On October 23, the SCA Board of Directors approved a petition by the Principality of Gleann Abhann, currently part of Meridies, to advance to Kingdom status, becoming the SCA's nineteenth Kingdom.

Kingdom of Northshield Proclaimed, First Royalty Crowned

Lord Earnan Sanntraigh, who lives in the Barony of Nordskogen, offers a wonderfully detailed account of the day's festivities, for those of us not lucky enough to be attending in person as the SCA's newest Kingdom was proclaimed on October 16.

Marche of Gwyntarian welcomes newest Midrealmer

Growing their shire the old fashioned — and quite authentic — way, Sjt. Patraic O'Dochartaigh and THL Hathewissa atte Mere announce the birth of their daugher, Virginia Anne.

New Calontiri Citizen Born

Lyse De la rosa from Coeur d' Ennui in the Kingdom of Calontir, has announced the birth of her son, Samuel Ensley Gardner.

Barony of Atenveldt Investiture

On October 2, 2004 at court at Estrella Mountain Park, the Barony of Atenveldt saw its outgoing Baron and Baroness honored and the new Baron and Baroness installed.

Medievalist Norman Cantor Dies

Noted medievalist Norman Cantor is dead at 74, according to an article in the New York Times' obituary section.

One small shire, two new Midrealmers

In the past two weeks, the Marche of Alderford in northeastern Ohio has welcomed not one but two new babies, from two different families, into the Midrealm.

Oertha Population Increases by One

The birth of Corbin Faeron Grimsson September 6, 2004 to Grimr and Tynan of Oertha has added to that Principality's population.

Outlands welcomes new subject of Their Majesties

Alaric Jason Webb was born to parents Kristen and Ken on September 8, in the Kingdom of Outlands.

Magician Cleared of Witchcraft Charges

At the Pennsic War, the Coxcomb Academy Graduation Show was jarringly interrupted as an Inquisitor charged the show's master of ceremonies, Captain Matthew Christopher, with witchcraft.

Oertha Welcomes Newest Resident

The Principality of Oertha (Alaska) has welcomed a new member with the birth of a daughter of Lady Marghead and Thomas Ewan of Pavlovsk Gavan.

Pennsic Pictures of the Sir Vargas knighting and the Midlands

Midrealm's Sir Ix shares photos of a recent knighting and of Midlands (Illinois) fighters at Pennsic XXXIII.