Noble Houses

Houses of the Kingdom of the Lake

Below is a list of the major houses of the Kingdom of the Lake, by Principality, in order of precedence. Names in {brackets} are deceased.

All ages set at from the year 2526

KINGDOM OF THE LAKE

- KING REGENT ELIAN BARNICE – Monarch of the Kingdom of the East (formerly Count and Regent of the Principality of the East- before he seceded from the Kingdom of the Lake upon Hugo’s ratification), Acting Regent of Kingdom of the Lake, Acting Regent of the Principality of the Lake.

- {KING HUGO THE USURPER}, Incipient Monarch of the Kingdom of the Lake, Regent of Lakehold, Warden of Glimmerdam, Warder of the Tower, former squire to the late King Mark, age 20 – Former King Hugo the Usurper was slain in the Battle of Glimmerdam (2530)

- {B.G. KING MARK COMDEN} the Second – Former Regent of the Kingdom of the Lake, murdered at age 93 (2525)

his first wife {LADY KERYN} of House Barnice died at age 22 in childbirth,
their children:

{PRINCESS MORTICIA} wed to {Prince Lassiter Finsdale}, died at age 64 in the Flood of 2517, {PRINCE ROLLY} died at age 48 in the Battle of the Brass (2503), [has been speculated that his spectre is an avenging spirit]
PRINCESS RIGGA, wed to Lord Sir Kellon Pertwee, age 63

his second wife {LADY SHANNON}, daughter of Seamus MacPherson, Caeftain of Clan MacPherson of Southern Cael, died of consumption at age 54,
their children:

PRINCESS FIONA, wed to Sir Gwegon MacAllister, Knight Bannerette under Prince Godfrey Finsdale, age 52,
PRINCESS MELANGELL, wed to Duke Sir Galen Brockhurst, Regent of the Principality of the Reaches, age 49,
COLWARD THE BLACK, banished for attempted assassination of Prince Godfrey Finsdale, age 44,

his third wife QUEEN PEORI DiGREGGORIO, daughter of High Council Magister Benigio DiGreggorio of Walelund, imprisoned residing in the Tower of Glimmerdam. age 30,
their son:

{ROYAL PRINCE MARK}, presumed dead; the third of his name, would be age 16
his parents:
{KING DONAL}, his father, died in his sleep in 2500,
{PRINCESS SHEERAL}, his mother, daughter of Yarl Balorson of Norlund, took her life (leapt from the dam), (2499),

his siblings:

{LORD SIR GIMM}, his elder brother, died in the Battle of the Brass (2503),
{PRINCESS MARRA}, his youngest sibling, married to {Duke Edwin Finsdale},

mother to

{Prince Godfrey Finsdale}

PRINCIPALITY OF THE LAKE

- KING REGENT ELIAN BARNICE – Monarch of the Kingdom of the East (formerly Count and Regent of the Principality of the East- before he seceded from the Kingdom of the Lake upon Hugo’s ratification), Acting Regent of Kingdom of the Lake, Acting Regent of the Principality of the Lake.

Principal Houses sworn to the Lake: Redraven, Kinney, Justin, Caraman, Terry, Blake, Crestwater, Loudmen, Carvey, Billiss, Merry, Stillwater, Dennison, Shorter, Praeger, Bay, Jakavone, Greyfinn.

Heraldry: silver trimmed blue field, black castle.

PRINCIPALITY OF FINSDALE

- MAD LORD NATHAN OF PERTWEE, Prince Regent for the King to the Principality of Finsdale, Commander of the Sable Ravens, (Son of Princess Rigga and Lord Sir Kellon Pertwee), Age 49

his wife, LADY BERTHA, sister to the late Prince Godfrey, age 48

- his council:
GRAND PRIMUS HEXTOR SNOWMANTLE, Cleric of Xylor,
LORD HIGH MAGISTER MILLS BRAXTON, First Wizard of Finsdale,
LORD SIR HOWARD PRIMROSE, Called “the Fair”, Champion of the Raven, Lord Commander of the Ravensguard,
LORD CRAST MARIDIN, Chancellor of the Treasury,
BARD PRESTON SWEETSONG, Voice of the Raven,

- his court and retainers:
JUSTICAR LORD SIR GRUMLEY CRAINE, Commander of the Watch,
SIR JORASS STORMWATER, Called the Invincible, Personal Bodyguard to Prince Nathan,
LORD MORRIS SINCLAIR, Chatelaine of Ravenskeep,
LADY VISSA ROBEL, Chronicler of Finsdale,
LORD BANIS EBERWINE, Chancellor of the Seneshallate,
SIR JACQUE DUBOIS, exiled LeFleurian Knight,
BASTON BRINDON and HANNIBAL JORRETT, Squires of Sir Howard the Fair,
SIR NAJ ROBEL, Master at Arms,

- his Ravensguard:
SIR FREDERICK GREYSTONE,
SIR HARRIS BRINDIN,
SIR PENN MARIDIN,
SIR FLEAGUE MOOSE
SIR JORIAN EUPHAMES
SIR GWEGON MacALLISTER, Knight Banneret originally from Southern Cael

{PRINCE GODFREY FINSDALE} – Former Lord of the Principality of Finsdale, nephew to King Mark, son of {Princess Marra}, Sister to the King, and {Duke Edwin Finsdale}, died at age 66 of natural causes,

his wife, {LADY CANDIDE}, daughter of {Lord Conway Sinclair} died of natural causes at age 41, Lady Candide was barren, leaving Godrey no heirs, Godfrey never remarried,

his bastards:
SIR CABLE RIVERS, his bastard, Knight Errant, age 44,
{EKAM RELLES} Reeve of Buckhorn, died at the hand of {Sir Stephen Barnice} at the age of 34,
CHRISTINA BOLET, his unrecognized bastard daughter, age 33,
CHARITY BOLET, his unrecognized bastard daughter, age 31,
SAMINA RATTELLE, his unrecognized bastard daughter, age 31,
FARTHA MOON, his unrecognized bastard daughter, age 31,
PAXTON BRIDGES, his bastard, Steward to Duke Henry Brockhurst, age 29,
PRIMUS GREGOR FIELDS, his bastard, Cleric of Kwyrth, age 29,
LISSIA STAR, his unrecognized bastard daughter, age 28,
MELISSAR COMTIN, his unknown bastard daughter, age 23,
CRYSTAL LAKE, his unrecognized bastard daughter, age 19,
VICTOR HEDGE, his unknown bastard, age 18,
VICTORIA HEDGE, his unknown bastard daughter, age 16
{PERRIN FORREST}, his bastard, died in cart accident at age 4,
PORTHA HILL, his unrecognized bastard daughter, age 8
GARRETT HILL, his bastard, age 7
BRONN FORREST, his bastard, age 6

his siblings:
{PRINCE LASSITER}, died in Brute Wars (2509),

his wife {PRINCESS MORTICIA}, daughter King Mark

LADY BERTHA wife to Prince Nathan, age 48
MELINA BOLET DuMONDE, daughter of Peliet (prince) Valencois DuMonde of the Kingdom of Le Fleur, mother of Christina and Charity Bolet, two of Godfrey’s bastard daughters,
{HUGO THE USURPER}, Usurper of the throne of the Kingdom of the Lake, age 20

Principal Houses sworn to Finsdale: Charleton, Fredericks, Snowmantle, Wheatly, Kinley, Skarm, Poston, Maridin, Oaksey, Woburn, Temple, Stokes, Richmond.

Heraldry: blue and silver stripes, black raven

PRINCIPALITY OF THE GOLDEN REACHES

- BARON SIR GEORGE GRANT, Regent for Lord Taelbot Pelham, Regent for the King to the Principality of the Golden Reaches, age 43,

his wife, Yolanda Pelham, daughter of the late Baron Pelham Greatsword, age 37,

his staff

- SIR GILLAN REDSWORD, Weaponmaster and Master of Arms
TOBIAS BUXTEAD, Pelham Court Wizard

-his Stag Guard
- SIR BUFORD IRONHAND, Captain
- SIR CLYDAR IVARSON– Emissary from Norlund, Knight of Pelham
- SIR CECIL TRETHEWAY of Pelham
- SIR GABRIEL OF PELHAM

Principal Houses sworn to the Golden Reaches: Pelham, Sinclair, Stormhouse, Greystone, Grant, Euphames.

Heraldry: Yellow with green cross, stags quartered.

PRINCIPALITY (Kingdom) OF THE EAST

(Seceded from the Kingdom 2526)

- KING ELIAN BARNICE – Monarch of the Kingdom of the East,

Principal Houses sworn to the East: Yost, Morriss, Blackman, Strong, Veriss, Champion, Bullock, Tracey, Keston, Prendergrass.

Heraldry: green trimmed white field, green stag.

PRINCIPALITY OF THE HIGH REACHES

- HER GRACE, PRINCESS MELANGELL STRONG, known as The Widow, daughter of King Mark, age 49, Regent for Lord Galen Quinn, Regent for the King to the Principality of the High Reaches,

{LORD SIR GALEN BROCKHURST}, her late husband, slain in the Battle of the Horned Lord,

Principal Houses sworn to the Reaches: Trevor, Dain, Lester, Quinn, Masterson.

Heraldry: yellow trimmed green field, galloping white horse.

PRINCIPALITY OF BROCKHURST

-COUNT SIR MORGAN BROCKHURST, Regent for the King to the Principality of Brockhurst,

his wife, LADY SUBISS, daughter of Prince Lassiter Finsdale,

Principal Houses sworn to Brockhurst: Brindin, Craine, Moose, Eberwine, Stormwater, Robel, Norwick, Primrose, Jorrett, Hoover, Kremmeley. Goodwyn, Thorne.

Heraldry: red field, black hammer over black chalice

PRINCIPALITY OF PERTWEE

- LORD SIR KELLON PERTWEE, Dragonslayer, Regent for the King to the Principality of Pertwee, Lord of Reaching River, age 77

his wife, PRINCESS RIGGA, daughter of King Mark, age 68

Principal Houses sworn to Pertwee: Wilson, Fyne, Jeffers, Pidgeon, Westward, Blackfox, Redcrest, Looking, Arthur.

Heraldry: blue trimmed yellow field, black ship with green sail.

PRINCIPALITY OF THE SOUTH

- LORD SIR JAMES PERTWEE, Regent for the King to the Principality of the South, brother to Lord Kellon Pertwee,

his wife, {LADY JULIAN}, daughter of {Lord Ruger Fallowdown} ravaged and murdered by the barbarians of South Wood,

Principal Houses sworn to the South: Derrydown, Aeris, LePew, Cramer, Chauncey, Bluewing, Maron, Dixon, Thurston.

Heraldry: black trimmed yellow field, rising red half sun.

PRINCIPALITY OF BRASS

- COUNT SIR BORIS CREIGHTON, Regent for the King to the Principality of Brass,

Principal Houses sworn to the Brass: Chappath, Craggor, Burnhelm, Barrowman, Ludges, Valgar, Kliptin, Quinthus, Murgis, Wentworth, Sachs, Rosten.

Heraldry: black and brass waves, blue sword over red dragon lying dead.

BARONY OF FALLOWDOWN

- BARON SIR FABIAN FALLOWDOWN, The Falcon, Lord of Fallowdown, son of {Lord Ruger Fallowdown},

his wife, {SIMONNE O’SHAY}, daughter of {Caeftain Bandy O’Shay} of Northern Cael, died in brute raid,

Principal Houses sworn to Fallowdown: O’Shay, O’Toole, Cravenheart, Dickon, Blackleach, Stoutheart.

Heraldry: forest green field, black fallen tree.

SK Nobility & Houses – Kingdom of the Lake – year 2526

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