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Clegane was the founder of House Clegane and the first Knight of Clegane's Keep. He was originally the kennelmaster of Casterly Rock. His first name is unknown.
Clegane was originally kennelmaster at Casterly Rock, until one autumn year when he saved Lord Tytos Lannister from a lioness and lost a leg and three dogs in the effort. As a reward, Tytos granted him a knighthood, lands and a towerhouse, and took his son as his squire.
A Clash of Kings
A drunken Sandor Clegane tells the origins of his house to Sansa Stark.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 A Clash of Kings, Chapter 18, Sansa II.