Lady Ellen of the Border

Wife of Roderick, daughter of Baron Gwylon


Lady Ellen is the daughter of Baron Gwylon, a rich baron who died in the Battle of Salisbury in 480. She was the ward of King Uther, as is customary by law. In 483, she married Count Roderick of the Rock. She bore him two children before his untimely death.

Ellen is the only surviving child of her father, making her the heiress of extensive lands in Salisbury (Barehill, Chiefsfield and Anna’s Water) and various manors in Logres.

As a young girl she eshewed finery and excess.

Born: 467
Daughter number: 1
Homeland: Wynchbank, Silchester
Culture: Cymric
Husband: Count Roderick
Current Class: Lady
Current Home: Sarum

Personality: Careful
Distinctive features: Dark hair

♀ Jenna, b. 484
♂ Robert, b. 492


Older pictures

Young Ellen


480: Visited Sarum during the Disastrous Feast. She didn’t notice the chaos or at least didn’t show any miscontent. Ate the cursed meat.

483: Married Count Roderick of the Rock

484: Gave birth to Jenna.

492: Gave birth to Robert.

495: Widowed. Took a tentative control of her late husbands holdings.

Lady Ellen of the Border

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