House Grandison

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House Grandison of Grandview
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Coat of arms A black sleeping lion, on a yellow field
(Or, a lion dormant sable)
Words Rouse Me Not
Seat Grandview
Current Lord Hugh Grandison
Region the Stormlands
Title Lord of Grandview
Overlord House Baratheon

House Grandison of Grandview is a noble house from Grandview in the Stormlands. It blazons its arms with a black sleeping lion on yellow.[1][2] According to semi-canon sources, their words are "Rouse Me Not".[3]

History

Ser Harlan Grandison was a former knight of the Kingsguard. After dying in his sleep, he was replaced in the Kingsguard by Ser Jaime Lannister.

Along with Lord Cafferen, Lord Grandison was captured by Robert Baratheon at the Battle of Summerhall during Robert's Rebellion. Robert then managed to turn the two Targaryen loyalists into allies. Lord Grandison was wounded at the Battle of the Trident fighting for Robert, and died of his wound a year later.

The elderly Lord Hugh Grandison was among the possible matches offered to Princess Arianne Martell.

Recent Events

A Clash of Kings

In the War of the Five Kings, presumably the Grandisons declare for Renly Baratheon before joining Stannis Baratheon's cause.

A Dance with Dragons

Although Lord Hugh Grandison is too old to fight and might have declared for Joffrey Baratheon after the Battle of the Blackwater, Ser Narbert Grandison continues to serve Stannis, and is one of the queen's men.

House Grandison at the end of the third century

The known Grandisons during the timespan of the events described in A Song of Ice and Fire are:

With unknown relation to the Lord of the house, there is also:

During the time of Robert's Rebellion

Household

Historical Grandisons

References and Notes

  1. A Storm of Swords, Chapter 11, Jaime II.
  2. The Citadel. Heraldry: Houses in the Stormlands
  3. The Citadel. House Mottoes
  4. The World of Ice and Fire, The Targaryen Kings: Aegon III.

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