House Prester

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House Prester
Coat of arms A red fox on ermine
Words "Tireless"
Seat Feastfires
Lord Garrison Prester
Region The Westerlands
Heir Ser Forley Prester
Overlord House Lannister

House Prester of Feastfires is one a noble house sworn to Casterly Rock. Their seat at Feastfires is located at the westernmost point of the Westerlands.

Their blason is a red fox on ermine. Their motto is not mentioned in the books, but in non-canon correspondence with fans, the author has indicated that it is "Tireless".

The Prester House at the end of the third century

The known Presters during the timespan of the events described on A Song of Ice and Fire are:

References in the books

A Song of Ice and Fire

  • The Prester banner was seen among Lord Tywin's army in the Riverlands.
  • During the Siege of Riverrun, the south camp was under the command of Ser Forley Prester. When unexpectedly Robb Stark attacked the other camps and he saw they were lost, he retreated in good order but a Tyroshi sellsword commanding his freeriders went over to the foe.
  • Ser Forley Prester retreated to the GOlden Tooth with the remanants of the Lannister army, blocking the pass to the Westerlands and awaiting for an oportunity to strike back against Riverrun.
  • Ser Forley Prester joined Ser Daven Lannister to march on Riverrun and besiege it again altogether with the Freys.