Edgar Sloane

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Edgar Sloane
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Title(s) Hand of the King[1]
Allegiance House Sloane[1]
Culture(s) Reach[1]
Book(s) The World of Ice & Fire (mentioned)

Edgar Sloane was a nobleman of House Sloane who served as Hand of the King for Jaehaerys II Targaryen.[1]

Character

As King's Hand, Edgar was an aged and seasoned man. Maester Yandel notes that he was exceedingly cautious.[1]

History

Edgar served as Hand of the King for Jaehaerys II Targaryen, one of the many seasoned, older men serving the king. Upon the king's death, he was retired from office by Aerys II when the latter ascended to the Iron Throne and Ser Tywin Lannister, the heir of Casterly Rock, was named in his place.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 The World of Ice & Fire, The Targaryen Kings: Aerys II.