[Hellsgate] Error in Submission Request
tiffany.a.salling at gmail.com
Sat Jul 7 20:20:16 PDT 2012
I resided in Caid, Barony of Gyldenholt no its not going to appear in the
Ansteorra archives because I didn't live there and did not register there,
However that is my fault for not dealing with the SCA stuff until now. I
have a couple of very active family friends who I hope can find my stuff.
Anyway I found part of the answer and since I have that I can give it to
the barony herald I resided in back in my child hood, with luck they will
have it on hand or something close to it.
On Sat, Jul 7, 2012 at 8:03 PM, Tim McDaniel <tmcd at panix.com> wrote:
> Tiffany wrote:
>> How does one go about correcting their name in the SCA Files? I
>> tried to find images or something in the Caid data banks, all that
>> is listed is my registered SCA name and the date of my AoA. Not sure
>> what to do at this point.
> There is an error in the search requirements, I had forgotten the
>> name change had not gone thru at that time. The original name and
>> award of Arms info in the Caid Compendium is
>> Nerys O Ystrad-Fleur <<03107>>
>> 96/06/22 Award of Arms <07163>
>> I meant to submit a name correction, but didnt know how.
>> But yes this information is as accurate as it gets. Ideas?
> I'm afraid I don't understand what you want.
> There is no "the SCA Files".
> (1) Laurel King of Arms  is the chief herald of the SCA. His
> minions keep track of name, device, and badge registrations. Heraldic
> submissions for the last few years can be seen in a system called
> OSCAR, via http://oscar.sca.org . The names "Nerys" and "Ystrad" have
> not appeared in any submissions in its memory. None of "Nerys",
> "Ystrad", or "-Fleur" have appeared in any Laurel Letter of Acceptance
> and Return (the rulings on submissions) back through 1990, except for
> Gwaeddan o Ystrad Llangollen in December 1990.
> (2) Each kingdom keeps track of awards in its Roll of Precedence .
> They usually appoint particular herald(s) to track them. That's what
> you referred to above when you quoted Caid's list of awards, accessed
> via http://heralds.sca-caid.org/**op/ <http://heralds.sca-caid.org/op/>
> Ansteorra has it under
> http://heraldry.ansteorra.org/**OP/ <http://heraldry.ansteorra.org/OP/> . Ansteorra's RP has only one name
> starting with "Ner", Mistress Nerak la Tisserande.
> If you move from one kingdom to another, the new kingdom usually knows
> nothing about it unless you tell the appropriate person, which is
> presumably why Ansteorra's Roll of Precedence knoweth ye not.
> Also, the clerks of precedence often or usually don't know if you've
> registered a name, either because
> - they don't bother to look
> - it's not possible to know, because (for example) this guy received
> an award as Foo Bar but later submitted Joe Bloggs
> (3) When you pay for membership in SCA Inc., you can provide an SCA
> name. That has nothing to do with Laurel's name registration or with
> awards. They'll put darned near anything in there. My previous blue
> card has my SCA name as "Upsy Daisy of the May" on it, just to
> illustrate that point.
> So please explain your circumstances. What is the exact error? Whose
> database appears to be wrong, what is the wrong datum, and what do you
> believe the right datum should be? Different records have different
> correction mechanisms.
> Daniel Lincoln, Troll Herald Extraordinary
>  King of Arms at the moment; Queen of Arms has been more common
> since the mid-1990s.
>  Most places call it "the Order of Precedence", but that term is
> not correct. The Order of Precedence is the list of award levels,
> King and Queen
> visiting king and queen
> Prince and Princess
> visiting prince and princess
> dukes and duchesses
> counts and countesses
> or whatever.
> Tim McDaniel, tmcd at panix.com
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