House Lynderly

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House Lynderly of the Snakewood
House Lynderly.svg
Coat of arms A black field strewn with green vipers
(Sable, semé of snakes vert)
Seat Snakewood
Lord Lord Jon Lynderly
Region The Vale
Title Lord of the Snakewood
Heir Terrance Lynderly
Overlord House Arryn

House Lynderly of the Snakewood is a noble house from the Vale of Arryn. Their castle is Snakewood and they carry the title "Lord of the Snakewood".[1]

They blazon their arms with a black field strewn with wriggling green serpents.[2][3] Their words do not appear in the books.

Recent Events

A Game of Thrones

A knight wearing the green viper of the Lynderlys is present in the High Hall of the Eyrie when Tyrion Lannister demands a trial by combat to prove his innocence. He is young and is the first to offer his sword to champion Lady Lysa Arryn.[2]

A Feast for Crows

Petyr Baelish tells Sansa Stark that Lord Jon Lynderly is one of his friends. Littlefinger asks Lords Grafton and Lynderly to send each a son to ward, to become Robert Arryn's squires.[4] Lord Lynderly attends Lord Lyonel Corbray's wedding, which many of the Lords Declarant shun. Gyles Grafton and Terrance Lynderly descend to the Gates of the Moon with Robert.[5]

House Lynderly at the end of the third century

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

Of unknown relationship to the main branch: