Ulric von der Insel

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Ulric as Daisy Herald
Resides: Barony of the Bridge
Status: Baron Bridge, Schwarzer Turm Herald Extraordinaire
Awards: Order of Precedence
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Companion of the Order of the Pelican CourtBarony Companion of the Order of the Silver Crescent Queen's Order of Courtesy


Meister Ulric, Freiherr von der Insel. Pleased to meet you!


Order of the Pelican, Court Baron, Order of the Silver Crescent, Queen's Order of Courtesy, Order of the Pillar of the Bridge, l'Ordre du Pellerin (Havre des Glaces), Order of the Lodestone (Smoking Rocks)


In the Year of Our Lord 1100, Ulric was born in southeastern Lotharingia, and raised near Strassbourg. He served his Uncle Sam as a messenger, ranging up and down the Rhineland, west to the French, and into Rhaetia. He moved with his Lady Wife Clothilde to the East Kingdom to make his fortune and be worthy of such an esteemed bride.

Offices & Positions

(In chronological order)

  • Troll Pursuivant, Canton of Trollhaven
  • DuPont Pursuivant, Barony of the Bridge
  • Brigantia Principal Herald, East Kingdom
  • Elmet Herald, East Kingdom
  • Schwarzer Turm Herald Extraordinary
  • Fourth Baron Bridge, with Clothilde

Event Staff

  • Bridge Birthday autocrat
  • Feast of the End of the Gaunt Days autocrat
  • Dishwasher
  • Highly skilled at unskilled labor

Projects & Publications

  • Compleat Anachronist #159: Unique Ministerials: Unfree Nobility, 2013.
  • "Ministerials: Serf Nobles." Tournaments Illuminated 192, Fourth Quarter, 2014.
  • "Empire of Ghana." Tournaments Illuminated 193, First Quarter, 2015.
  • Assorted articles of historical note in assorted local newsletters

More Information

Teacher at Pennsic and the East Kingdom: German History, Wagadu History, Heraldry (all sorts), How to Teach, Persona Development, Heraldry Teacher Coordinator, Known World Heralds' and Scribes, Symposium