Arms of the Noble Company of the Rose

The Noble Company of the Rose


The Noble Company of the Rose exists to foster the true ideals of chivalry. Members fulfill their duties to their fellow men through an active practice of the Code of Chivalry and by individual and concerted charitable activities.

Note: This group is not an order of chivalry, nor should any claim to such be countenanced.


These six senior officers sit as the Council of the Company:

  • Magister Rosae, Chev. William Bryk, MR
  • Lieutenant Magister Rosae, vacant
  • Receiver General, vacant
  • Rose Herald, vacant
  • Chancellor, Luc P. Quinson, MRE
  • Superintendent of the Chapel, Dr. Charles Drake, KCR

These additional officers are off-Council positions:


The members of the Noble Company of the Rose are:

  • Magister Rosae Chev. William Bryk, MR
  • Chancellor and Magister Rosae Emeritus, Luc P. Quinson, MRE
  • Magister Rosae Emeritus, Jeffrey Mickelson, MRE*
  • Superintendant of the Chapel, Dr. Charles Drake, KCR*
  • Jay C. Bennett, KCR
  • His Majesty, Simeon, King of the Bulgarians, KCR/hon
  • Her Majesty, Margareta, Queen of the Bulgarians, DCR/hon
  • Her Serene Highness, Crista, Princess zur Lippe, DCR/hon
  • Cdr. Pierre J. Ringwald, KCR*
  • John E. Bennett II, KCR.
  • Dr. Richard Andriano-Moore, KCR
  • Baroness Jessica K. Hartwell, DCR
  • Rev. Dom Julian von Duerbeck, KCR*
  • Dr. Joe C. Rudé, KCR
  • Rita Chabot, DCR
  • Maj. Gen. Oliver L. Peacock, Jr., KCR
  • Dr. Duke Nordlinger Stern, KCR
  • Charles Bryant-Abraham, KCR
  • Rebecca A.K. Stern, DCR
  • Bruce A. Metcalf, KCR
  • Raja Muda Edward Thiravej Ploysongsang, KCR
  • Jean-Paul Gauthier de la Martinière, MR
  • Duncan Ely, KCR

* Life Member

Charter and Rule of the Company

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