Resume of
THL Alexander Adelbrecht von Markelingen

Alexander's Resume PDF

Alexander first joined the SCA in May of 1995 as a member of the Shire of Dark River. He has held offices ranging from Seneschal to Minister of Dance. His primary focus in the SCA is Service, though he enjoys a diverse assortment of Arts and Sciences as well as Martial Arts. He currently lives in the Canton of Tree-Girt-Sea in the Barony of Ayreton.

He is Protégé to Master Etienne le Couteau des Roches, Order of the Pelican, and was belted in November 2011 at All Souls in the Canton of Vanished Wood.

Heraldic Registrations

  • Name, Registered 3/1997 – Alexander Adelbrecht
  • Device, Registered 4/2011 – Erminois, a heart and on a chief sable a stags attire Or
  • Badge, Registered 9/2017 – Per chevron sable and Or, a heart counterchanged
  • Badge, Registered 9/2017 – (Fieldless) A squirrel sable maintaining with both paws a balance Or
Current Offices & Roles Held

  • Lincoln Herald (Midlands Regional Herald), February 2017 - Present
  • At-Large Minister of Youth, January 2018 - Present
Past Office & Roles Held

  • Webminister to Their Excellencies of Ayreton, November 2015 - March 2017
  • Ayreton Connection Administrator, November 2014 - April 2017
  • At-Large Herald, May 2015 - February 2017
  • Deputy Chatelaine of the Barony of Ayreton, November 2016 - March 2017
  • Volunteer Relations Coordinator for SCA 50 Year Celebration, June 2016
    * Including Managing Heraldic Departments
  • Seneschal of the Barony of Ayreton, November 2015 - June 2016
    * Took over when former Seneschal became Baron, until annual Officer votes
  • Webminister for A Monk's Life: Scribin' & Imbibin' - A Barony of Ayreton Event, 2015 & 2016
  • Event Webminister for Known World Academy of Rapier / Known World Costuming Symposium, November 2015
  • Deputy Seneschal of the Barony of Ayreton, June 2014 - November 2015
  • Deputy Webminister of the Barony of Ayreton, June 2014 - November 2015
  • Meadows Herald of the Middle Kingdom, October 2013 - May 2015
  • Gate Steward for A Monks Life: Scribin’ & Imbibin’ 1 – A Scribal and Brewing Symposium, February 2015
  • Co-Deputy Transportation/Hospitality coordinator for Known World Cooks and Bardic Symposium for the Ayreton Region, Summer 2014
  • Baronial Pursuivant of the Barony of Ayreton, June 2011 - June 2014
  • Royalty Liaison to the Crown and Heirs of the Middle Kingdom at Tree-Girt-Sea Twelfth Night - L'Arte dell' Italia, January 2014
  • Deputy Seneschal of the Shire of Dark River, May 2003 - September 2003
  • Minister of Arts and Sciences for the Shire of Dark River, May 2002 – May 2003
  • Minister of Children for the Shire of Dark River, May 1998? – August 1998
  • Minister of Dance for the Shire of Dark River, May 1996 - January 1997?
Events Stewarded

  • Twelfth Night in the Black Forest: A Hohenstaufen Wonderland (Tree-Girt-Sea, January 2013)
Misc. Other Roles and Accomplishments

  • Organized a Meet and Greet Social Gathering for the Order of the Dragons Heart at Tree-Girt-Sea Twelfth Night – A Medieval Beastiary, January 2015
  • Organized Charity Fundraiser for Master Hal Raeburn after he was injured in a Hit and Run accident
  • Drafted the first Ceremonies & Protocols for The Barony of Ayreton
  • Organized a Charity Party to Benefit St. Jude with Members of Haus Adelbrecht. This was held at Jubilee Old English Faire at which we Raised about $400.00 all donated to St. Jude in Honor of the “Members of the S.C.A.” who donated at our Party
Awards & Orders
By order of Precedent

  • Companion of the Dragons Heart, April 13th, 2013 (A.S. 47)
  • Companion of the Willow, January 12th, 2019 (A.S. 53)
  • Recipient of the Purple Fret, November 18th, 2006 (A.S. 41)
  • Award of Arm, May 3rd, 1997 (A.S. 32)
  • Companion of the Order of Atlas of Ayreton, September 6th, 2014 (A.S. 49)
  • Recipient of the Baron's Cypher of Ayreton, March 18th, 2017 (A.S. 51)
Classes Taught

  • Court Etiquette 101 - Acting Right, in the Spotlight!
  • Basic Hand Stitches: An introduction to basic hand sewn stitches with a focus on practical application
Household Affiliations

  • Founder of Haus Adelbrecht, a Service to The Dream Household, Formed in 2002
  • Member of House Aylekeepe, A Meridies based Service to the Dream Household
  • Member of House Black Thistle