Francois and Anne are invested as the first Prince and Princess of the Principality of Meridies on June 25th, 1976 in the South Downs. At the Investiture Samara Melaine Serapea da Marak becomes the first to receive an AoA from the principality and John of Sherwood becomes the first Knight made in the Principality.
John the Bearkiller and Kassandra win the principalities' second Coronet List in Wyvernwood on September 25th, 1976. This event was where Sven of Vandelavlen was the first laurel made in the Principality.
John and Kassandra assumed the Principality thrones in January of 1977. Anne and Francois were invested with their Viscounty coronets, with Anne receiving her Award of Arms at the same time.
In April on the weekend of the 2nd, Viscount Francois, Margarthe the Dog, Rebecca of Tywyn, Sakura Kimineko and Taliesynne Nycheymwrh become the principle members of the order of the Bough. William wins the third and final Coronet List of the Principality for Helene on April 8th, 1977 in Grey Niche. Lord Cathal mac Edan na faeled becomes the first to receive a Grant of Arms by the principality. Elaine Darkenlight, Jack Nimble, and Phillip the Freeborn become the principle members of the order of the Dragon's Eye on the 29th.
*Please note that though they may have been the first of the respective orders made in the principality, that does not preclude someone having been inducted into that order by Atenveld before the principality was formed.