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'''House Hornwood''' is a [[The North|Northern]] House sworn to [[House Stark]]. Their sigil is a bull moose, brown on a field of dark orange.<ref>[[A Game of Thrones]], Chapter 53, Bran</ref> <ref>[[A Game of Thrones]], Chapter 55, Catelyn</ref> Their words are "Righteous in Wrath." The lands of the house borders on the lands of [[House Bolton]] and [[House Manderly]].  
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'''House Hornwood''' is a [[The North|Northern]] House sworn to [[House Stark]]. Their sigil is a bull moose, brown on a field of dark orange.<ref>[[A Game of Thrones]], [[A Game of Thrones-Chapter 53|Chapter 53]], Bran</ref> <ref>[[A Game of Thrones]], [[A Game of Thrones-Chapter 55|Chapter 55]], Catelyn</ref> Their words are "Righteous in Wrath." The lands of the house borders on the lands of [[House Bolton]] and [[House Manderly]].<ref>[[A Clash of Kings]], [[A Clash of Kings-Chapter 16|Chapter 16]], Bran</ref>
  
 
==House Genealogy==
 
==House Genealogy==
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Son of Halys and Donella. He was killed in the [[Battle of the Whispering Wood]].
 
Son of Halys and Donella. He was killed in the [[Battle of the Whispering Wood]].
  
===Donella Hornwood===
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===Donella Manderly===
 
Wife of Halys Hornwood. She was born a [[House Manderly|Manderly]] and is a cousin of Lord Wyman. At the time of ASOIF she is a middle-aged woman, past the time of child bearing.
 
Wife of Halys Hornwood. She was born a [[House Manderly|Manderly]] and is a cousin of Lord Wyman. At the time of ASOIF she is a middle-aged woman, past the time of child bearing.
 
After the death of her husband and son she had a number of suitors who would have liked to marry her and become regent of the Hornwood lands. There was also a question of the succession. The candidates with the best chances seemed to be Lawrence Snow, the bastard son of Lord Halys, and Beren Tallhart, second son of Lord Tallhart. His mother, Lady Berena Talllhart, was a sister of Lord Halys.  
 
After the death of her husband and son she had a number of suitors who would have liked to marry her and become regent of the Hornwood lands. There was also a question of the succession. The candidates with the best chances seemed to be Lawrence Snow, the bastard son of Lord Halys, and Beren Tallhart, second son of Lord Tallhart. His mother, Lady Berena Talllhart, was a sister of Lord Halys.  
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===Larence Snow===
 
===Larence Snow===
 
The bastard son of Lord Halys, he is presently in the care of [[House Glover]]. He is suggested as heir of Hornwood.
 
The bastard son of Lord Halys, he is presently in the care of [[House Glover]]. He is suggested as heir of Hornwood.
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==References in the books==
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===A Song of Ice and Fire===
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*Lord Halys Hornwood was killed at the [[Battle of the Green Fork]]
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*Daryn Hornwood was killed at the [[Battle of the Whispering Wood]]
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*House Hornwood is connected by the female line with [[House Karstark]], [[House Flint]] and [[House Tallhart]].
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*The bastard of Hornwood is being cared for by [[House Glover]]
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*Lady [[Donella Manderly]] is now Lady of Hornwood
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*The lands of House Hornwood border those of [[House Bolton]].
  
 
==References and Sources==
 
==References and Sources==

Revision as of 03:07, 14 February 2010

House Hornwood
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Coat of arms A bull moose, brown on a field of dark orange
Words "Righteous in Wrath"
Seat Hornwood
Lord Halys Hornwood
Region The North
Heir Daryn Hornwood
Overlord House Stark

House Hornwood is a Northern House sworn to House Stark. Their sigil is a bull moose, brown on a field of dark orange.[1] [2] Their words are "Righteous in Wrath." The lands of the house borders on the lands of House Bolton and House Manderly.[3]

House Genealogy

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unknown
woman
 
Halys
 
Donella
Manderly
 
Berena
 
Leobald
Tallhart
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Larence
Snow
 
Daryn
 
 
 
Brandon
Tallhart
 
Beren
Tallhart
 


Known members of the House:

Halys Hornwood

Halys, Lord of Hornwood, was killed in the Battle of the Green Fork.

Daryn Hornwood

Son of Halys and Donella. He was killed in the Battle of the Whispering Wood.

Donella Manderly

Wife of Halys Hornwood. She was born a Manderly and is a cousin of Lord Wyman. At the time of ASOIF she is a middle-aged woman, past the time of child bearing. After the death of her husband and son she had a number of suitors who would have liked to marry her and become regent of the Hornwood lands. There was also a question of the succession. The candidates with the best chances seemed to be Lawrence Snow, the bastard son of Lord Halys, and Beren Tallhart, second son of Lord Tallhart. His mother, Lady Berena Talllhart, was a sister of Lord Halys.

The Bastard of Bolton struck first. He captured Hornwood, forced Lady Donella to marry him, and killed her by starving her. He then took the Hornwood lands as his own. In response to her death, Lord Wyman Manderly sent armsmen to capture the castle.

Berena Hornwood

Sister of Lord Halys married to Leobald Tallhart. Her son is suggested as adoptive son and heir for Lady Donella.

Larence Snow

The bastard son of Lord Halys, he is presently in the care of House Glover. He is suggested as heir of Hornwood.

References in the books

A Song of Ice and Fire

References and Sources