Aine ingen Oitir

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Registered Name: Áine ingen Oitir
Resides: Clan MacRaith
Status: Active
Joined SCA:
Order of Precedence
Iona Nic Oiter
Aine ingen Oitir Device.png
Per saltire sable and azure, in pale two otters statant and in fess two triskelions of spirals argent.

Lady Aine ingen Oitir

Previously Known As:
Nickname(s): Otter

Additional Registered Heraldry:


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  • Kingdom Offices Held

Persona History:

Irish girl of the 1100s born in County Cork, on the tip of Carrigtwohill. She was snatched up by a Norse shaman, and now lives in Denmark. She claims to be a speaker of the ghosts and fae, follows the Celtic and Norse gods of her own choosing, and loves to live near the water. She has a special affection for otters, and has one as a pet, whom she has named Rogue.


  • Medieval cookery
  • Jewelry making
  • Wire weaving
  • Leatherwork
  • Finger weaving
  • Story and song writing
  • Embroidery
  • Medieval dance & song
  • Bardic

Timeline of Activity:

1113 - Born in Carrigtwohill, of Count Cork
1118 - Skilled fisher and swimmer
1122 - Skilled seamstress
1125 - Learned how to wield a stick and broke her arm
1127 - Learned the alphabet
1130 - Engaged for marriage
1130 - Taken captive by Wiwaz Krakr
1133 - Raised to servant

Prior Groups:

Populace Provided Information:

Notable Contributions or Accomplishments:

  • Co-Clan Bard of Clan MacRaith with Amaris Marinaro - Nov 2019
  • Nominated for The Master William Blackfox Awards A.S.LII for best regular feature "Dear Edun" advice column.
  • Champion of the Bards - Forest Maiden (Gleann Abhann) December 2018 and December 2019

Non-Armigerous Awards and Recognitions:

  • Silver Pine of Graywood


Mundane Information:

Heather Miller lives in Lufkin, Texas with her husband and two dogs Meisy and Benny. She enjoys learning medieval recipes to test on her friends, making jewelry for them, and making new garments for herself. She also dreams of combat archery. Outside of the SCA, she enjoys spending time with her friends, board games, reading, steampunk, dancing, and writing.

Special Needs:

Chronic hives - takes Xolair injections monthly and methylprednisolone as needed. Epi pen needed in case of anaphylactic shock.

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