Lucas Harroway

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Lucas Harroway
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Title Lord of Harrenhal
Hand of the King
Allegiance House Harroway
House Targaryen
Culture Rivermen
Died In 44 AC[1][2], at King's Landing
Book(s) The World of Ice and Fire (mentioned)
The Sons of the Dragon (mentioned)

Lucas Harroway was the Lord of Harrenhal and head of House Harroway during the reigns of Aenys I and Maegor I Targaryen.

History

Lucas became the Lord of Harrenhal after the death of Lord Gargon Qoherys in 37 AC.[3] In 39 AC, he saw his daughter Lady Alys wed to Prince Maegor Targaryen in a Valyrian ceremony on Dragonstone.[2]

In 43 AC, he was named Hand of the King by Maegor, who had claimed the Iron Throne the year before. Later that year, Lucas fought on Maegor's side in the battle Beneath the Gods Eye.[3] He governed the realm for a while when Maegor focused on the completion of the construction of the Red Keep.[4]

In 44 AC House Harroway was wiped out by Maegor after Alys had a stillborn monstrously-deformed baby. Maegor's third wife, Queen Tyanna of the Tower, had convinced him that the boy had not been of his seed, but the result of one of Alys's many affairs, and that Lord Lucas himself had helped his daughter conceive a son for the king by sending men of proven fertility to her chambers. Tyanna provided the names of the men she had supposedly been sleeping with. This resulted in the execution of every Harroway Maegor could find, in King's Landing, Harrenhal, and Lord Harroway's Town. Lucas himself was thrown from the roof of the Tower of the Hand by knights of the Kingsguard, while he was inspecting the tower's construction.[N 1][2][4]

Family

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lucas
 
Unknown
 
 
 
 
 
Brothers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alys
 
Maegor I Targaryen
 
Jeyne
 
Hanna
 
sons
 
sons
 
Horas
 
 


Notes

  1. Earlier prints of The World of Ice & Fire erroneously state that Lucas died in 48 AC, which has been corrected in later prints to 44 AC.

References

  1. A Forum of Ice and Fire: Inconsistency or Intentional?
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 The Sons of the Dragon.
  3. 3.0 3.1 The World of Ice & Fire, The Riverlands: House Tully.
  4. 4.0 4.1 The World of Ice & Fire, The Targaryen Kings: Maegor I.

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