|Died||In before 283 AC|
|Book(s)||A Dance with Dragons (mentioned)|
He was born a bastard son of a Hightower girl and an Archmaester of the Citadel. After forging his chain, he served at Winterfell when Lord Rickard Stark was head of House Stark. It is said by Barbrey Ryswell he instigated Lord Rickard's southron ambitions, including the marriage of his son, Brandon, to Catelyn Tully.