Rouge Dragon Pursuivant

Rouge Dragon Pursuivant

Rouge Dragon Pursuivant of Arms in Ordinary is a junior officer of arms of the College of Arms, named after the red dragon of Wales.

The current Rouge Dragon Pursuivant is Clive Edwin Alexander Cheesman, MA (Oxon) PhD (San Marino).

Holders of the office

"Brackets indicate a date or approximate date for which there is evidence that the named person was holder of this office. The reigning monarch is given if the date is not known more precisely."

*(Hen VII) William Tyndale or Tendale
*(Hen VII/Hen VIII) Thomas Bysley
*(1521) William Hasyng or Hastings
*1530-1536 Thomas Mylner or Milner or Miller
*1536-1539 Fulk ap Howell
*1539-1553 Martin Maroffe
*1553-1564 William Colbarne or Cowarne
*1564-1574 Edmund Knight
*1574-1588 Nicholas Paddy
*1588-1597 John Raven
*1597-1618 William Smith
*1618-1624 John Philipot
*1624-1638 Thomas Thompson
*1638-1661 William Crowne
*1661-1676 Robert Sandford
*1676-1677 Thomas May
*1677-1689 Gregory King
*1689- Peers Mauduit
*(Will III) Hugh Clopton
*(Will III) John Hare
*1704- Dudley Downs
*(Geo I) Arthur Shepherd
*1756-1758 Henry Hill
*1758-1763 Thomas Sherrif
*1763-1774 Thomas Locke
*1774-1780 Ralph Bigland, jun
*1780-1786 Benjamin Pingo
*1786-1797 James Monson Philips
*1797-1813 James Cathrow
*1813-1820 Charles George Young
*1820-1833 Francis Townsend
*1833-1833 James Rock
*1833-1848 Thomas William King
*1848-1859 Edward Stephen Dendy
*1859-1870 George Edward Cokayne, Esq., FSA
*1870-1880 Sir William Henry Weldon, KCVO, FSA
*1880-1886 Sir Alfred Scott Scott-Gatty, KCVO, KJStJ, FSA
*1886-1893 Sir Albert William Woods, GCVO, KCB, KCMG, KGStJ, FSA
*1893-1911 Everard Green, Esq., FSA
*1911-1919 Sir Algar Henry Stafford Howard, KCB, KCVO, MC, TD
*1919-1922 Lt. Alexander Warren Drury Mitton
*1922-1926 Sir John Dunamace Heaton-Armstrong, MVO
*1926-1941 Eric Neville Geijer, Esq., MC, FSA
*1946-1951 Michael Roger Trappes-Lomax, Esq., FSA
*1952-1962 Robin Ian Evelyn Milne Stuart de la Lanne-Mirrlees, Esq.
*1962-1968 Sir Conrad Marshall John Fisher Swan, KCVO, PhD, FSA
*1970-1978 Theobald Mathew, Esq.
*1978-1989 Patric Laurence Dickinson, Esq.
*1989-1995 Timothy Hugh Stewart Duke, Esq.
*1998-Present Clive Edwin Alexander Cheesman, Esq., PhD

ee also

* Heraldry
* Officer of Arms
* The College of Arms


* "The College of Arms, Queen Victoria Street : being the sixteenth and final monograph of the London Survey Committee", Walter H. Godfrey, assisted by Sir Anthony Wagner, with a complete list of the officers of arms, prepared by H. Stanford London, (London, 1963)
* "A History of the College of Arms &c", Rev. Mark Noble, (London, 1804)

External links

* [ The College of Arms]
* [ CUHGS Officer of Arms Index]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Dragon - получить на Академике действующий промокод JD или выгодно dragon купить со скидкой на распродаже в JD

  • Pursuivant — A Pursuivant, or more correctly a pursuivant of arms, is a junior officer of arms. Most pursuivants are attached to official heraldic authorities, such as the College of Arms in London or the Court of the Lord Lyon in Edinburgh. In the mediaeval… …   Wikipedia

  • PURSUIVANT —    one of the junior officers in the Heralds College, four in England, named respectively Rouge Croix, Blue Mantle, Rouge Dragon, and Portcullis; and three in Scotland, named respectively Bute, Carrick, and Unicorn …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • College of Arms — Type Corporate body Founded 1484 (London) reincorporated 1555[1] …   Wikipedia

  • College of Arms — Eingang des College of Arms. Oben das königliche Wappen, darunter das eigene Emblem …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Clive Cheesman — Clive Cheesman, Rouge Dragon Pursuivant of Arms in Ordinary, wearing his ceremonial tabard Clive Edwin Alexander Cheesman (b. 1968) is an officer of arms at the College of Arms in London, and is currently Richmond Herald, having been appointed on …   Wikipedia

  • Michael Trappes-Lomax — Michael Roger Trappes Lomax FSA Rouge Dragon Pursuivant In office 1946–1951 Preceded by Eric Neville Geijer Succeeded by Robin de la Lanne Mirrlees …   Wikipedia

  • Colin Cole (officer of arms) — This article is about an English officer of arms. For the Canadian football player, see Colin Cole (football player). Sir Alexander Colin Cole, KCB, KCVO (16 May 1922 – 20 February 2001) was a long serving officer of arms at the College of Arms… …   Wikipedia

  • Liste der Teilnehmer an der Krönungsprozession 1953 — Die Liste der Teilnehmer an der Krönungsprozession 1953 bei der Prozession zur Krönung britischer Monarchen in die Westminster Abbey ist ein Abbild der Regierung des Vereinigten Königreiches in ihrem parlamentarischen, höfischen und klerikalen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Conrad Swan — Sir Conrad Marshall John Fisher Swan, KCVO, KGCN, KCFO, FSA, FRHSC (born 1924) was a long serving officer of arms at the College of Arms in London. Having been first appointed to work at the College in 1962, he rose to the office of Garter… …   Wikipedia

  • John Brooke-Little — Infobox Person name = John Philip Brooke Little alternative names = John Brooke Little, JBL image size = 150px caption = John Brooke Little, CVO, FSA, Norroy and Ulster King of Arms birth date = birth date|1927|4|6|df=y birth place = Blackheath,… …   Wikipedia

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.