Ceallach mac Domhnaill

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"Baron Ceallach in his fencing gear."
Registered Name: Ceallach mac Domhnaill
Resides: Bryn Gwlad
Status: Active
Joined SCA: 2003
Order of Precedence
Ceallach mac Domhnaill
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Argent, three peacocks in their pride proper

Master Ceallach mac Domhnaill

His Excellency has been in the SCA since 2003 and has held Baronial, Regional & Kingdom offices. He was Baron of Bryn Gwlad from 2014-02-01 through 2017-09-30. His many endeavors are geared toward supporting the Barony and Kingdom. He has a military background and over 30 years as a team lead in various computer organizations giving him experience in being organized and herding cats.


Local Offices

  • Web Minister for Bryn Gwlad, 2009-2011
  • Baronial Rapier Marshal for Bryn Gwlad, 2007-2008
  • Deputy Rapier Marshal, 2006-2007

Regional Offices

  • Southern Regional Rapier Marshal, 2008-2011

Kingdom & Society Offices

  • Gulf Wars Rapier Marshal in Charge, 2017-2018
  • Gulf Wars Deputy Rapier Marshal in Charge, 2016
  • Kingdom Cut & Thrust Marshal, 2015-2016

Persona History:



  • Site setup & teardown, sitting gate, serving feast, directing traffic.
  • Authorizing Marshal for Rapier and Cut & Thrust, Marshal for Armored Combat &
  • Participant in many demos.
  • Leadership, both as an officer, and a noble.


  • Authorized fighter in Rapier, Cut & Thrust, Armored, Spear & Combat Archery.
  • Specifically a Rapier enthusiast.

Arts and Sciences

  • Dabbler in scribal and A&S.
  • Teach classes and write articles on Rapier, marshaling, making rapier armor, disguising modern stuff for list side. And now the occasional period food class.

Timeline of Activity:

Notable Contributions or Accomplishments:

  • Created & maintained websites for multiple Kingdom, Regional & Baronial events
  • Marshal In Charge of many rapier tournaments both Kingdom & Baronial
  • Southern Region Rapier Commander for Gulf Wars 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Baronial Land Coordinator for GW 2013
  • 9th Baron of Bryn Gwlad
  • 16th Ansteorran Master of Defence
  • 95th White Scarf of Ansteorra
  • Created the regularly recurring Everyman Tourney at Gulf Wars
  • Personal website is one of the most widely used support sites for how-to data for new rapier fighters SCA wide with over 40 visitors a day for many years.

Non-Armigerous Awards and Recognitions


His Excellency has two Cadets; John Drake, Miguel Vaello de Villa Joiosa