|House Manwoody of Kingsgrave|
|Coat of arms||Sable, a skull argent crowned or.|
|Current Lord||Dagos Manwoody|
They blazon their banners with a white skull with a golden crown, over a black field. The motto has not been mentioned in the books.
King Albin Manwoody claimed dominion over the Red Mountains of Dorne when the Rhoynar arrived in Dorne. Rhoynish warrior queen Nymeria and her husband, Prince Mors Martell, defeated King Albin. He was subsequently sent to the Wall in golden fetters, together with five other defeated Kings of Dorne.
Ser Michael Manwoody came to court with Princess Mariah Martell, following her marriage to Prince Daeron Targaryen. He became a trusted servant to King Daeron II, and eventually married Princess Elaena Targaryen.
A Storm of Swords
Lord Dagos Manwoody, his brother Ser Myles, and his sons Mors and Dickon are part of the escort that goes to King's Landing with Prince Oberyn Martell. Upon arrival, they are introduced by Prince Oberyn to Tyrion Lannister.
House Manwoody at the end of the third century
The known Manwoodys during the timespan of the events described in A Song of Ice and Fire are:
- Lord Dagos Manwoody: Lord of Kingsgrave.
- Ser Myles Manwoody, his brother.
- King Albin Manwoody, last king of House Manwoody.
- Ser Michael Manwoody, third husband of Princess Elaena Targaryen
References and Notes
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 A Storm of Swords, Chapter 38, Tyrion V.
- ↑ The Citadel: Heraldry — House Manwoody of Kingsgrave
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 The World of Ice and Fire, Dorne: The Coming of the Rhoynar.
- ↑ The World of Ice and Fire, Ancient History: Ten Thousand Ships.
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 The World of Ice and Fire, The Targaryen Kings: Baelor I.