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  Earl Marshal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Earl Marshal (alternatively Marschal or Marischal) is an ancient chivalric title used separately in England, Ireland and the United Kingdom.
The Earl Marshal of England is a hereditary Royal officeholder under the King or Queen of the United Kingdom.
In the Middle Ages, the Earl Marshal and the Lord High Constable were the officers of the King's horses and stables.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Earl_Marshal   (600 words)

  
 EARL MARSHAL - LoveToKnow Article on EARL MARSHAL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The marshal appears in the feudal armies to have been in command of the cavalry under the constable, and to have in some measure superseded him as master of the horse in the royal palace.
As yet the style of the office was only marshal although the last Bigod holder, being an earl, was sometimes loosely spoken of as the earl marshal.
The duke is styled earl marshal and hereditary marshal of England, but the double style would seem to be an error, though the Mowbrays, with their double creation (1385, 1386) might have claimed it.
10.1911encyclopedia.org /E/EA/EARL_MARSHAL.htm   (612 words)

  
 William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
However, in 1182 William Marshal was accused of undue familiarity with Marguerite of France, the Young King's wife, and exiled from court.
The title of "Marshal" went to the husband of the oldest daughter, Hugh Bigod, 3rd Earl of Norfolk, and later passed to the Mowbray dukes of Norfolk and then to the Howard dukes of Norfolk, becoming "Earl Marshal" along the way.
Four generations of the Marshal family, from Isabel de Clare's parents through William fitzWilliam's fictitious bastard son, are the subjects of a series of four historical romances by Mary Pershall.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/William_Marshal   (1583 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Unless he/she is warranted or rostered by the Earl Marshal as an officer of the kingdom, however, he/she may not be the Marshal-in-Charge of an event, or sign the paperwork to authorize a fighter or non-contact participant.
Earl Marshal: The warranted chief marshal of a Kingdom.
The onus of this is on the marshals, not on the opponent.
my.net-link.net /~mrrogers/Primary/Marshall.doc   (18019 words)

  
 MARSHAL - LoveToKnow Article on MARSHAL
The marshal, as a military leader, was originally a subordinate officer, the chief command under the king being held by the constable; but in the 12th century, though still nominally second to the constable, the marshal has come to the forefront as commander of the royal forces and a great officer of state.
In England after the Conquest the marshalship was hereditary in the family which derived its surname from the office, and the hereditary title of earl-marshal originated in the marriage of William Marshal with the heiress of the earidom of Pembroke (see EARL MARsHAL).
In England the title of marshal, as applied to an executive officer, survives only in the army, where the provost marshal is chief of the military police in large garrisons and in field forces.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /M/MA/MARSHAL.htm   (1112 words)

  
 PENNSIC WAR 33 - Marshalling Conventions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The marshal in charge of Pennsic 33 is the Earl Marshal of the East Kingdom.
The marshals in a battle shall be equipped with a marshal’s staff of yellow and fl, a marshal’s tabard and a whistle.
The Earl Marshals of the Middle and the East shall determine the minimum number of marshals required to ensure the safety of the fighters, marshals and crowd.
www.pennsicwar.org /penn33/MARTIAL/conventions.html   (2946 words)

  
 William Marshall
Marshal was sent to his father's cousin William of Tancarville, hereditary Chamberlain of Normandy, to be trained as a knight in c1159.
Isabel brought to Marshal the palatine lordships of Pembroke and Striguil in Wales and the lordship of Leinster in Ireland.
William Marshal was the epitome of knighthood and chivalry.
www.castlewales.com /marshall.html   (2740 words)

  
 Policies of the Earl Marshal
The earl marshal serves as a coordinator, arbitrator, and facilitator for all combat activities within the kingdom.
All marshals have the responsibility to maintain the standards of the Society and the Kingdom for marshaled activities.
Marshals may not, except in cases where safety is an issue, forbid the use of certain weapons forms in melee combat.
lemur.cit.cornell.edu /~mqh1/ae_rattan.htm   (3274 words)

  
 Policies of the Earl Marshal
However, the Earl Marshal may recommend to the Crown that a particular Peer not be allowed in the Lists for reasons of safety.
The marshal in charge of an event and/or the Crown or its representatives reserves the right to ban any weapon, regardless of construction materials used, if in the marshal's opinion the weapon represents a risk in excess of that of normal SCA combat.
All requests for warrants shall be made in writing to the Deputy Earl Marshal of the respective region, or to the Principality Marshal.
www.eastkingdom.org /Law/earlmarshal.html   (2237 words)

  
 The Earl Marshal
These "Orders" recited that before that time the Earl Marshal had had authority by virtue of his office to make orders and statutes to be ovserved and kept by the Officers of Arms.
The Earl Marshal and Walker were heard in Council, and on 27th January 1673/4 the delaration was confirmed.
The Earl Marshal and the Officers of Arms were concerned with the confirming, granting and ordering of armorial bearings and the Court of Chivalry dealt with inter alia complaints relating to the usurption of armorial bearings.
www.heraldica.org /topics/britain/marshal.htm   (788 words)

  
 Earl Marshal - Cunnan
In England, the Earl Marshal is the King's Marshal, in charge of the summoning of the feudal army (ie.
Later, the Earl Marshal also became the final authority on matters of heraldry and eventually the head of the English College of Arms once it was established.
In the SCA, the Earl Marshal is the title given to the Kingdom Marshal.
cunnan.sca.org.au /wiki/Earl_Marshal   (129 words)

  
 Atlantian Thrown Weapons Handbook   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Sergeant Marshals are the personal representatives of the Kingdom Thrown Weapons Marshal and, ultimately, the Crown of Atlantia and are empowered to conduct approved course of instruction and apprenticeship to authorize Thrown Weapons Marshals; Thrown Weapons Marshals have no such authority.
The Deputy Earl Marshal is responsible for supervising the safe conduct of activities related to thrown weapons as delegated to him or her by the Earl Marshal and for promoting compliance with the Arms and Armor requirements, Rules of the Lists, and Conventions of Combat.
The Deputy Earl Marshal shall rank as a deemed appropriate by their Majesties with the advice of the Kingdom Earl Marshal.
marshal.atlantia.sca.org /Handbook/ThrownWeaponHandbook.html   (2213 words)

  
 An Tir Handbook: Great Offices - The Marshalate
The Earl Marshal is the chief martial officer of the Crown.
If the marshal feels the fighter is skilled enough not to be a danger to the fighter or others, the marshal authorizes him or her to use the particular weapon.
The marshal must witness the authorization and execute the appropriate paperwork to ensure that the authorization is registered with the Earl Marshal or the lists deputy.
www.antir.sca.org /Pubs/ATH/1marshal.html   (675 words)

  
 Marshallate Structure
Unless he/she is warranted or rostered by the Earl Marshal as an officer of the kingdom.
A marshal should understand anatomy sufficiently to be able to advise fighters on the effects of their blows, and should learn to note particularly the direction and angle of a blow.
In conclusion, it should be mentioned that a marshal has two sets of powers: the formal power to enforce the rules granted to him by the Crown and the SCA, and the informal power of persuasion and possibly social peer pressure that he may wield as a marshal and also possibly as a fellow fighter.
www.antir.sca.org /Pubs/Abc/4marshalte_r6.html   (11763 words)

  
 Kingdom of Ealdormere: Kingdom Earl Marshal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The Earl Marshal, in cooperation with the Kingdom Marshals, shall set standards for the safe conduct of the same, consistent with the Rules of the List and Conventions of Combat for each of the martial activities within the SCA.
The Earl Marshal shall be a person warranted in one of the approved martial activities.
The Knight's Marshal is responsible for overseeing the conduct of all martial arts activities, including but not limited to tournament lists, wars, combat archery and period fencing, as well as related activities as scouting and target archery.
www.ealdormere.sca.org /officers/earlmarshal.shtml   (186 words)

  
 The Court of the Earl Marshal
The Earl Marshal is the Officer in charge of all matters Heraldic and Chivalric in the Kingdom of Pendronia.
The Hereditary Marshal of the Kingdom of Pendronia is the Duke of Ardmore.
The defacto Earl Marshal at this time is HSM King David and you can contact him by e-mailing chriscayton84@yahoo.com or king@pendronia.tk.
www.geocities.com /pendronia/Marshal.htm   (129 words)

  
 Elizabethan Heraldry: Earl Marshal's Orders, 1568   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Item, It is ordered and decreed by the said Earle Marshall that Garter shall be reputed and taken as the cheife and principall King of Armes and that hee shall have the chiefe preheminence place and voice before all other Officers of Armes in all their Chapters and Assemblies.
The grant of new Arms to be with the Earl Marshal's consent.
Item, It is also ordered and decreed by the said Earle Marshall that all Statutes, Orders and Decrees heretofore had or made shall be clearly taken away and of none effect after the Date of these present Orders.
renaissance.dm.net /heraldry/earl_marshal.html   (1399 words)

  
 EARL MARSHAL - Online Information article about EARL MARSHAL
style of the office was only " marshal " although the last Bigod holder, being an earl, was sometimes loosely spoken of as the earl marshal.
Nottingham, the representative of Thomas " of Brotherton." In 1386 the style of " earl marshal " was formally granted to him in addition.
Bruce, and were created earls marischal in or about 1458, but lost both earldom and office by the See also:
encyclopedia.jrank.org /DRO_ECG/EARL_MARSHAL.html   (1019 words)

  
 Pembroke, William Marshal, 1st earl of on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Upon the accession (1189) of Richard I, Marshal married Isabella, heiress of Richard de Clare, 2d earl of Pembroke, and took her titles, thereby becoming 1st earl of Pembroke in the Marshal line.
Once John became king, however, the earl supported him and was one of his counselors at Runnymede.
Elected regent for the young Henry III by the barons in 1216, Marshal successfully waged war against the invading Prince Louis (later Louis VIII) of France and by a firm policy toward recalcitrant barons secured a relatively stable kingdom.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/P/PembrkW1M1.asp   (353 words)

  
 Policies of the Earl Marshal
No person shall participate in Combat-Related Activities (including armored combat, period fencing, combat archery, marshaling, scouting, and banner-bearing in combat) unless and until he or she shall have been properly Authorized under Society and Kingdom procedures and shall have signed the appropriate waiver.
Marshals are required to wear helmets or fencing masks that provide coverage to the entire head and throat.
CA Marshals, as part of weapon inspection, shall inspect all handbows and arrows to be used in combat archery.
www.eastkingdom.org /combat/fighting/policies.html   (5968 words)

  
 [No title]
Or fretty gules, a canton ermine.* NOEL, Earls of Gainsborough, NKNP.
According to Peacham (1622), these arms were borne on a lozenge shield by Lady Mary Sidney, late wife of Sir Robert Wroth and daughter of Robert, Earl of Leicester, Viscount Lisle, Lord Sidney of Penshurst, and Companion of the Garter; she was the author of Urania.
His elder daughter Anne married Edmund Stafford, Earl of Stafford, and their son Humphrey succeded as Earl of Stafford and Buckingham and Constable of England, and was created Duke of Buckingham in 1444.
www.pvv.ntnu.no /~bcd/rolemaster/novi/her-list.txt   (18606 words)

  
 Pepys' Diary: Howard, James (3rd Earl of Suffolk, Earl Marshal)
Pepys' Diary: Howard, James (3rd Earl of Suffolk, Earl Marshal)
Howard, James (3rd Earl of Suffolk, Earl Marshal)
His Lordship was Earl Marshal of England from 1661 until 1662.
www.pepysdiary.com /p/2521.php   (109 words)

  
 Arts Martial: Combat Information for the SCA - Middle Kingdom
In all cases where information available here and hard copy published information conflict, precedence is given to the revision and source as specified by the Earl Marshal or by the Deputy for a given martial art.
Marshals should check the Revision Log for each handbook to keep revisions current.
The latest version of the marshal handbook is the de facto source for rules and regulatory information for the Marshallate of the Middle Kingdom.
www.midrealm.org /marshal/handbook/kemhbindex.html   (253 words)

  
 Office of the Earl Marshal - Publications   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
These are the official documents of the Earl Marshal of Caid.
Please refer to the Society Marshal Rules for Siege Weapons.
The form you need to send to the Earl Marshal after an event.
www.sca-caid.org /marshal/pubs.html   (357 words)

  
 Earl Marshal
The king's marshal early became one of the chief officers of state, and, under the Norman and Plantagenet kings, a judge in the Courts of Chivalry.
The Earl Marshal is now head of the College of Arms, through which he regulates all matters connected with armorial bearings and standards, and controls the arrangements for state functions.
The office has been hereditary since 1672 in the family of Howard, the dukes of Norfolk.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0001047.html   (143 words)

  
 Northshield - Earl Marshal
Only designated marshals may hold the class needed for the minors, and they will give you the necessary paperwork.
If there is no regional, or that office is vacant, reports should be sent to the respective Deputy Earl Marshal for the activity.
You must follow up with a hard copy sent to the Earl Marshal, and it is not official until accepted by the EM.
www.northshield.org /officers/marshal   (319 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Henry VIII
It has been asserted that Henry's interest in theological questions was due to the bias of his early education, since he had at first been destined by his father for the Church.
But a child of eleven can hardly have formed lifelong intellectual tastes, and it is certain that secular titles, such as those of Earl Marshal and Viceroy of Ireland, were heaped upon him when he was five.
On the other hand there can be no question as to the boy's great precocity and as to the liberal scope of the studies which he was made to pursue from his earliest years.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/07222a.htm   (3376 words)

  
 John Howard, 1st duke of Norfolk, Earl Marshal --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Norfolk, Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of, Earl Of Surrey, Earl Marshal
Although he was valuable to the King as a military commander, he failed in his aspiration to become the chief minister of the realm.
English lord whose quarrel with Henry of Bolingbroke, Duke of Hereford (later King Henry IV, reigned 1399–1413), was a critical episode in the events leading to the overthrow of King Richard II (reigned 1377–99) by Bolingbroke.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9056120?tocId=9056120&query=howard   (869 words)

  
 Society Marshal
The SCA is a nonprofit educational organization devoted to the study of the European Middle Ages.
The Policies and Rules for each activity falling under the supervision of the Marshallate (Armored Combat, Rapier, Archery, Equestrian and Siege Engines) are also available by clicking on the links to the left.
This is the recognized Web Page for the Society Marshal of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. Any questions pertaining to the information contained in this website should be directed to the Society Marshal.
www.sca.org /officers/marshal   (195 words)

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