Order of the Marquis

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Most Gracious Order of the Marquis
Awarded by HG, Lord Lewis, Marquis of New Charter
TypeOrder
Established16 January 2016[1]
EligibilityAnyone
Awarded forAt the Marquis' pleasure
Knight Grand CrossHG, Lord Lewis, Marquis of New Charter
GradesKnight Grand Cross (GCGM)
Knight/Dame Commander (KCGM)
Lieutenant (LGM)
Knight (KGM)
Precedence
Next (higher)Order of Lundenwic
Next (lower)None

The Most Gracious Order of the Marquis is the third-highest order of chivalry awarded by the Marquis of New Charter. The Order was founded on the 16 January 2016 by Imperial Edict from the Imperial Grand Duke. The Order has four ranks starting with Knight Grand Cross, Knight/Dame Commander, Lieutenant and Knight.

Precedence and Privilege

Knight/Dame Commanders, Lieutenants and Knights all prefix "Sir" or "Lady" to their forenames, unless they have higher precedence titles. Husbands and wives of Officers, Companions and Members may prefix "Sir or "Lady" to their surnames, unless they have higher precedence titles. Knight/Dame Commanders use the post-nominal letters "KCGM", Lieutenants use the post-nominal letters "LGM" and Knights use the post-nominal letters "KGM".

Ribbon Bars

Order of the Marquis' Ribbon Bars
Knight Grand Cross
Order of the Marquis (Knight Grand Cross) - ribbon.svg
Knight/Dame Commander
Order of the Marquis (Knight Commander) - ribbon.svg
Lieutenant
Order of the Marquis (Lieutenant) - ribbon.svg
Knight
Order of the Marquis (Knight) - ribbon.svg

Recipients

Knight Grand Cross

Name Reason Awarded Date Ref
Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic HG, Gen. Lord Lewis, Marquis of New Charter Presenter 16 January 2016 [1]

Knight/Dame Commander

Name Reason Awarded Date Ref
Karno-Ruthenian Empire HI&RM, Oscar I, Emperor-King of Karnia-Ruthenia For friendship and services to the people of the Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic 16 January 2016 [2]
Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic Rt. Hon, Gen. Emma Spencer MP For distinguished and continued service in the defence of the Imperial Grand Duchy 23 August 2021 [3]
Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic Rt. Hon, Justice Roberto Bruno MP For distinguished service in the Judiciary. He has proven himself as an exemplar of virtue and protector of law and order 23 August 2021 [3]
Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic Rt. Hon, Hannah Crabtree MP For distinguished service to the government having guided policy with her resolute moral compass 23 August 2021 [3]
Austenasia Emperor Jonathan I of Austenasia For cordially hosting Lundenwic officials on numerous occasions and for hosting the MicroWiki website 23 August 2021 [3]
Adammia Emperor Adam of Adammia For a lasting cordial friendship to the Imperial Grand Duchy 23 August 2021 [3]

Lieutenant

Name Reason Awarded Date Ref
Uiopp.png HE, Gabriel N. Pelger, Head of the Executive Branch of the Government of the Usian Republic and its Territories For friendship and services to the people of the Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic 16 January 2016 [2]
Abeldane Empire HIRM, Stephen, Emperor of the Abeldane Empire For friendship and services to the people of the Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic 16 January 2016 [2]
Flag of Latitudia.png HRH, Anders of Latitudia For friendship and services to the people of the Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic 16 January 2016 [2]
Empire of Paravia Emperor Patrick of Paravia For a long and fruitful friendship forged around the time of our founding 23 August 2021 [3]
State of Iceni President John Gordon of Iceni For a lasting cordial friendship to the Imperial Grand Duchy 23 August 2021 [3]
New Richmond Republic Premier Brooklyn Hewitt of New Richmond For a newfound friendship borne from historical difficulties 23 August 2021 [3]

Knight

Name Reason Awarded Date Ref
Bannier.JPG Bailey McCahon For friendship and services to the people of the Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic 16 January 2016 [2]
Flag of the Republic of Mcarthia.jpg President Kit McCarthy For friendship and services to the people of the Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic 16 January 2016 [2]
Stormhold HE, Mephistopheles, Imperial Prince of Stormhold For a friendship that has endured numerous highs and numerous lows 23 August 2021 [3]
State of Vishwamitra Rashtradhyaksh Dhrubajyoti Roy of Vishwamitra For a fruitful friendship given its short amount of time 23 August 2021 [3]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Imperial Edict VII - The Most Gracious Order of the Marquis, Heraldic Commission and the Imperial Archives, Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic, Retrieved 5 September 2021
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Imperial Edict VIII - New Years Honour List, Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic, Retrieved 5 September 2021
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9 Imperial Edict XI - The 2021 Honour List, Imperial Grand Duchy of Lundenwic, Retrieved 5 September 2021