Kingdom of Atlantia

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Kingdom of Atlantia
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Per pale argent and azure, on a fess wavy, cotised and counterchanged, a crown vallery Or, environed of a laurel wreath proper.
Information
Founded: A.S. XVI
Parent Kingdom: Kingdom of the East
King: Janos of Cyddlain Downs
Queen: Rachel Wallace
Modern location
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and part of Georgia.

The Kingdom of Atlantia covers the American states of Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and part of Georgia.

History

Atlantia became a Principality of the Kingdom of the East in A.S. XII. Having gained the right to become an independent Kingdom, the first Crown Tourney was won by Michael of Bedford, who was at that time King of the East. Atlantia became a Kingdom in May, A.S. XVI (1981) and Michael was crowned as Atlantia's first King by his successor to the Kingdom of the East, Sigfried.

Baronies and Shires of Atlantia

Atlantia covers a great deal of territory, encompassing 26 Baronies, Shires, and Strongholds, with an additional 24 Cantons and Colleges. A partial listing of the groups is available.

Kings and Queens of Atlantia

Kings are listed first in the entry, then Queens. Dates and places of investiture are listed if known.

  1. Alaric and Yseult
  2. Laeghaire and Ysabeau, 9/24/77
  3. Michael and Carissa, 3/18/78
  4. Bryetor and Khirsten, 9/23/78
  5. Tojanerum and Deirde, 3/24/79
  6. Ragnarr and Gwenllian, 9/17/79
  7. Bertrand and Astarte, 4/12/80
  8. Bryetor and Kathryn, 10/11/80
  9. Michael of Bedford and Carissa of Burgandy, 5/2/81, Tir-y-don
  10. Bertrand de Flammepoing and Anya de Calais, 9/19/81, Stierbach
  11. Gyrth Oldcastle and Melisande de Belvoir, 04/03/82, Storvik
  12. Jahn of Outman and Tuiren de Lisle, 10/09/82, Tir-y-don
  13. Michael of Bedford (2) and Carissa of Burgundy (2), 03/26/83 ,Falcon Cree
  14. Olaf Askoldsson and Aislinn Shattenwald, 10/01/83, Sacred Stone
  15. Richard Corwin and Anne Corwin, 04/07/84, Storvik
  16. Knarlic Wulfherson and Alexis Ruthin of Wessex, 10/20/84 Marinus
  17. Richard Corwin (2) and Anne Corwin (2), 04/27/85, Storvik
  18. Olaf Askoldsson (2) and Aislinn Shattenwald (2), 10/12/85, Hidden Mountain
  19. Tsunetomi Tsuneo and Nyan-Nyan, 04/19/86, Black Diamond
  20. Klaus von Trollenberg and Arianwen Cyffaith of Caerlon, 10/18/86, Storvik
  21. Olaf Askoldsson (3) and Judith von Gruenvald, 04/04/87, Sacred Stone
  22. Baudoin MacKenzie (2) aka: Tsunetomi Tsuneo and Caterina Leonora di Forza d'Argo (2) aka: Nyan-Nyan, 10/3/87, Windmaster's Hill
  23. Dafydd ap Gwystl and Elizabeth Beaufort, 3/12/88, Storvik
  24. Barry McFadyen and Marie Simone de Barjavel'la Fildena, 09/24/88, Nottinghill Coil
  25. Michael of Bedford (3) and Seonaid ni Fhionn, 04/08/89, Marinus
  26. Barry McFadyen (2) and Marie Simone de Barjavel'la Fildena (2), 09/09/89, Hidden Mountain
  27. Michael of Bedford (4) and Seonaid ni Fhionn (2), 03/03/90, Storvik
  28. Olaf Askoldsson (4) and Aislinn Shattenwald (3), 09/08/90, Sacred Stone
  29. Anton Tremayne and Luned of Snowden, 04/06/91, Windmasters’ Hill
  30. Galmr Ingolfsson and Katharina von Straubing, 09/14/91, Dun Carraig
  31. Michael of Bedford (5) and Seonaid ni Fhionn (3), 03/07/92, Storvik
  32. Steffan of Wulfshaven and Twila of Wulfshaven, 09/12/92, Storvik
  33. Cuan MacDaige and Arianwen the Nimblefingered, 03/06/93, Hindscroft
  34. Black Kane O’Shannon and Muirgen of Caer Dubh, 09/04/93, Caer Mear
  35. Anton Tremayne (2) and Luned of Snowden (2), 3/5/94
  36. Thorbrandr Olafsson and Eorann O'Connor, 09/10/94, Dun Carraig
  37. Michael of Bedford (6) and Seonaid ni Fhionn (4), 04/01/95, Sacred Stone
  38. Cuan MacDaige (2) and Brigit of Mercia, 09/09/95, Windmasters' Hill
  39. Galmr Ingolfsson (2) and Katharina von Straubing (2), 04/20/96, Storvik
  40. Logan Ebonwoulfe and Arielle the Golden, 10/05/96, Sacred Stone
  41. Cuan MacDaige (3) and Bera Thorbjarnardottir, 4/5/97, Caer Mear
  42. Logan Ebonwoulfe (2) and Arielle the Golden (2), 9/13/97, Sacred Stone
  43. Michael of Bedford(7) and Seonaid ni Fhionn(5), 3/21/98, Marinus
  44. Anton Tremayne (3) and Luned of Snowden (3), 9/12/98, Windmaster's Hill
  45. Stephan of Bellatrix and Niobe Lais of Bellatrix, 3/20/99, Caer Mear
  46. Amalric Blackhart and Caia of Snowden, 9/11/99, Caer Mear
  47. Ragnarr Blackhammer and Kyneburh Boithuile, 4/1/00, Windmaster's Hill
  48. Anton Tremayne (4) and Emer ny Reyly, 9/9/00, Sacred Stone
  49. [[]] and Mary-Grace of Gatland, 4/7/01, Caer Mear
  50. Galmr Ingolfsson (3) and Aryanna Hawkins, 9/8/01,
  51. Logan Ebonwoulfe (3) and Isabel Grimault, 4/3/02, Windmaster's Hill
  52. Cuan Macdaige (4) and Padraigin O'hEachach, 9/07/02,
  53. Logan Ebonwoulfe (4) and Isabel Grimault (2), 4/5/03, Falcon Cree
  54. Ragnarr Blackhammer (2) and Kyneburh Boithuile (2), 9/6/03, Stierbach
  55. Cuan Macdaige (5) and Padraigin O'hEachach (2), 4/03/04, Seareach
  56. Janos of Cyddlain Downs and Rachel Wallace, 9/04/04,

Events

Awards

  • Queen's Order of Courtesy: Given at the whim of the Queen for exemplary display of the chivalric ideal It's badge is fieldless: an escallop Or.
  • Shark's Tooth: Given by the Monarch (either the King or Queen) for exemplary skill at arms. It's badge is fieldless: a shark's tooth natural.
  • King's Award of Excellence: Given at the whim of the King for any sort of excellence. It's badge is Or, the King's initial azure.
  • Undine: Given by the Queen for personal service. It's badge is Or, the Queen's initial azure.
  • Sea-Urchin: Given to young children by the Crown in recognition of their contributions or good deeds. It's badge is fieldless: a sea-urchin azure.
  • Order of Nonpareil: This award honors and recognizes those who have shown excellence, honor, courtesy or chivalry above and beyond any duty. The members of this Order exemplify what it means to be an Atlantian. This award may be given only once per reign and is conveyed solely at the discretion of the Crown. It's badge is Or, a sword between four towers sable.
  • Golden Nautilus: This award is the gift of the King and Queen jointly or individually to those who have distinguished themselves by an extraordinary achievement in the Arts and Sciences. It's badge is (Fieldless) A nautilus shell argent.
  • Hippocampus: The Hippocampus honors and recognizes those young people (from 10 to 17), whose service and contributions to the Kingdom of Atlantia have distinguished them in the eyes of the Crown and Kingdom. It's badge: (Fieldless) A sea-horse per fess argent and azure.
  • Fountain: A gift of the King and Queen jointly or individually, The Fountain honors and recognizes those subjects who have performed acts of service for the Kingdom of Atlantia. Currently, it's heraldry is pending approval.
  • Herring: This award recognizes those who have shown extraordinary skill as autocrats. It's badge is (Fieldless) a herring urinant argent.
  • Golden Gazelle: This recognizes those minors (up to 17) who have displayed extraordinary courtesy. Currently, the heraldry is pending for this award.

The following orders are all armigerous awards:

  • Order of the Opal
  • Order of the Coral Branch
  • Order of the Silver Osprey
  • Order of the King's Missiliers
  • Order of the Sea Dragon

High orders of merit:

  • Order of the Golden Dolphin - Per chevron enhanced engrailed argent and azure, in base a dolphin naiant to sinister Or.
  • Order of the Pearl - (fieldless) On an escallop inverted azure a roundel argent.
  • Order of the Sea Stag - Azure, a stag's head cabossed and in base two tridents in saltire argent.
  • Order of the Kraken - (fieldless) A kraken Or.
  • Order of the Yew Bow: Given to Atlantians who demonstrate skill at archery (both target and combat), it's badge is A unicornate natural seahorse's head erased maintaining in its mouth an arrow inverted bendwise.
  • Order of the White Scarf: Given to members of the Academie d'Espee who attain the rank of Provost through demonstrated skill with the rapier. It's badge is Argent, a billet between two unicornate seahorse azure. Additionally, members of this Order may wear white scarves on their left arm, like a knight's white belt.

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