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==Character and Appearance==
 
==Character and Appearance==
She is a stout grey haired woman and a fierce warrior. She dresses in mail{{Ref|aGoT|53}} and her favoured weapon is a spiked mace. She is dedicated to the [[old gods]], and loyal to [[House Stark]] and according to her brother, she is stubborn, short-tempered and willful.{{Ref|aGoT|70}}
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Maege is a stout, grey-haired woman and a fierce warrior. She dresses in mail{{Ref|aGoT|53}} and her favoured weapon is a spiked mace. She is dedicated to the [[old gods]], and loyal to [[House Stark]] and according to her brother, she is stubborn, short-tempered and willful.{{Ref|aGoT|70}}
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
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==Recent Events==
 
==Recent Events==
 
===''A Game of Thrones''===
 
===''A Game of Thrones''===
Lady Maege and her heir Dacey led their forces to [[Winterfell]] when [[Robb Stark]] called his banners and rode south against the Lannisters with host.{{Ref|aGoT|53}} When the northern host split at [[the Twins]], Lady Maege continued south in Robb Stark's host. Her forces signalled the springing of the trap at the [[Battle of the Whispering Wood]].{{Ref|aGoT|63}}
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Lady Maege and her heir Dacey lead their forces to [[Winterfell]] when [[Robb Stark]] calls his banners to ride south against the Lannisters.{{Ref|aGoT|53}} When the northern host splits at [[the Twins]], Lady Maege continues south in Robb Stark's host. Her forces signal the springing of the trap at the [[Battle of the Whispering Wood]].{{Ref|aGoT|63}}
  
 
===''A Clash of Kings''===
 
===''A Clash of Kings''===
After the [[Battle of Oxcross]], Lady Mormont captured thousands of cattle in the Westerlands and was driving them towards the [[Riverlands]].{{Ref|aCoK|39}}
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After the [[Battle of Oxcross]], Lady Mormont captures thousands of cattle in the Westerlands and drives them towards the [[Riverlands]].{{Ref|aCoK|39}}
  
 
===''A Storm of Swords''===
 
===''A Storm of Swords''===
Lady Maege was among the northern lords who accompanied Robb Stark north from [[Riverrun]] to attend the wedding of [[Edmure Tully]]. Her heir Dacey was one of those killed during the [[Red Wedding]],{{Ref|ASOS|51}} however Maege herself survived because Robb had sent her and [[Galbart Glover]] to Seagard. There they where to take separate ships from Lord [[Jason Mallister]] to sail up [[the Neck]], to search for [[Greywater Watch]] as envoys to the crannogmen.  She also holds Robb's declaration that names his successor.{{Ref|ASOS|45}}
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Lady Maege is among the northern lords who accompanies Robb Stark north from [[Riverrun]] to attend the wedding of [[Edmure Tully]]. Her heir Dacey is one of those killed during the [[Red Wedding]],{{Ref|ASOS|51}} but Maege survives because Robb had sent her and [[Galbart Glover]] to [[Seagard]]. There they where to take separate ships from Lord [[Jason Mallister]] to sail up [[the Neck]] and to search for [[Greywater Watch]] as envoys to the [[crannogmen]].  She also holds Robb's declaration that names his successor.{{Ref|ASOS|45}}
  
 
===''A Dance with Dragons''===
 
===''A Dance with Dragons''===
Lady Maege is mentioned by her daughter, [[Alysane Mormont|Alysane]], when asked about her siblings by [[Asha Greyjoy]]{{Ref|aDwD|42}}. She is with two of her daughters, [[Lyra Mormont|Lyra]] and [[Jorelle Mormont|Jory]], though it is not said where, while her youngest, [[Lyanna Mormont|Lyanna]] is back on Bear Island<ref>It was her who answered Stannis' message when he demanded allegiance from the House Mormont. [[A Dance with Dragons]], [[A_Dance_with_Dragons-Chapter_3|Chapter 3]] </ref>.
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Lady Maege is mentioned by her oldest surviving daughter, [[Alysane Mormont|Alysane]], when asked about her siblings by [[Asha Greyjoy]].{{Ref|aDwD|42}} She is with two of her other daughters, [[Lyra Mormont|Lyra]] and [[Jorelle Mormont|Jory]], though it is not said where, while her youngest, [[Lyanna Mormont|Lyanna]] is back on Bear Island.<ref>It is Lyanna who answers Stannis's message when he demands allegiance from House Mormont.[[A Dance with Dragons]], [[A Dance with Dragons-Chapter 3|Chapter 3]]</ref>
  
 
==Family==
 
==Family==

Revision as of 18:46, 7 May 2013

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Maege Mormont
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Alias The She-Bear
Title Lady of Bear Island
Allegiance House Mormont
Born In Before 264 AC [1]
Book(s) A Game of Thrones (Appears)
A Clash of Kings (Mentioned)
A Storm of Swords (Appears)
A Dance with Dragons (Mentioned)

TV series Season 1

Lady Maege Mormont is the head of House Mormont and ruler of Bear Island. She inherited her title from her nephew, Ser Jorah Mormont, after he fled into exile. She is the sister of the Night's Watch Lord Commander Jeor Mormont.

Character and Appearance

Maege is a stout, grey-haired woman and a fierce warrior. She dresses in mail[2] and her favoured weapon is a spiked mace. She is dedicated to the old gods, and loyal to House Stark and according to her brother, she is stubborn, short-tempered and willful.[3]

History

Maege inherited the title of head of House Mormont and ruler of Bear Island after her brother's only heir, Jorah Mormont, fled to the Free Cities to escape justice for selling criminals into slavery to pay for his debts. She worked hard to regain the family's noble name and to help the estate recover from the state of near-poverty Jorah left behind.[4]

Maege had five daughters: her eldest and heir, Dacey, Alysane, Lyra, Jorelle, Lyanna. She had no sons.

Recent Events

A Game of Thrones

Lady Maege and her heir Dacey lead their forces to Winterfell when Robb Stark calls his banners to ride south against the Lannisters.[2] When the northern host splits at the Twins, Lady Maege continues south in Robb Stark's host. Her forces signal the springing of the trap at the Battle of the Whispering Wood.[5]

A Clash of Kings

After the Battle of Oxcross, Lady Mormont captures thousands of cattle in the Westerlands and drives them towards the Riverlands.[6]

A Storm of Swords

Lady Maege is among the northern lords who accompanies Robb Stark north from Riverrun to attend the wedding of Edmure Tully. Her heir Dacey is one of those killed during the Red Wedding,[7] but Maege survives because Robb had sent her and Galbart Glover to Seagard. There they where to take separate ships from Lord Jason Mallister to sail up the Neck and to search for Greywater Watch as envoys to the crannogmen. She also holds Robb's declaration that names his successor.[8]

A Dance with Dragons

Lady Maege is mentioned by her oldest surviving daughter, Alysane, when asked about her siblings by Asha Greyjoy.[9] She is with two of her other daughters, Lyra and Jory, though it is not said where, while her youngest, Lyanna is back on Bear Island.[10]

Family

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jeor
 
Unknown
wife
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Maege
 
Unknown
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unknown Glover
 
Jorah
 
Lynesse Hightower
 
Dacey
 
Alysane
 
Unknown
 
Lyra
 
Jorelle
 
Lyanna
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Daughter[11]
 
Son[11]
 


References and Notes

  1. Her eldest daughter was born before 276
  2. 2.0 2.1 A Game of Thrones, Chapter 53, Bran VI.
  3. A Game of Thrones, Chapter 70, Jon IX.
  4. RPG Book, Guardians of Order, 2005
  5. A Game of Thrones, Chapter 63, Catelyn X.
  6. A Clash of Kings, Chapter 39, Catelyn V.
  7. A Storm of Swords, Chapter 51, Catelyn VII.
  8. A Storm of Swords, Chapter 45, Catelyn V.
  9. A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 42, The King's Prize.
  10. It is Lyanna who answers Stannis's message when he demands allegiance from House Mormont.A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 3
  11. 11.0 11.1 It is currently unknown whether Alysane's children are trueborn, or bastardborn.