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'''Roger II of Conté''' was the king of [[Tortall]] in [[Rebakah Cooper]]'s time. He had at least one brother, [[Baird of Conté|Prince Baird]]<ref>''Bloodhound'', September 23, 247 II (p. 519; Random House hardcover)</ref>. Roger's first wife was [[Alysy of Conté]], but after her tragic death, he remarried in 245 [[HE]]. Queen [[Jessamine of Conté]] was his second wife and mother of his heir, who was born in 246 HE.
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'''Roger II of Conté''' was the king of [[Tortall]] in [[Rebakah Cooper]]'s time. He had a younger brother, [[Baird of Conté|Prince Baird]]<ref>''Bloodhound'', September 23, 247 II (p. 519; Random House hardcover)</ref>.
   
He was mentioned in ''[[Terrier]]'' as well as in ''[[Bloodhound]]'' and may even make an appearance in ''[[Mastiff]]''.
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==Biography==
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Roger's first wife was [[Alysy of Conté]]. During this marriage he didn't care much for the running of his realm and instead let his brother and the councils have their free reign. Roger himself was more concerned with affairs. [[Gershom of Haryse|Lord Gershom]] was a friend of his and often helped him out to hide his women from the Queen.<ref name=m>''Mastiff''</ref>
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After Alysy's tragic death, he remarried in 245 [[HE]]. Queen [[Jessamine of Conté]] was his second wife and mother of his heir, [[Gareth of Conté|Prince Gareth]], who was born in 246 HE. When Jesssamine became queen and showed an interest in the affairs of the kingdom Roger himself became more involved in it. This didn't go too well with his brother, nobles and mages, who were by then used to getting their way. In 249 HE this lead to an attack on the [[Summer Palace]] during which the young Prince Gareth was kidnapped. In that time [[Ironwood of Sinthya]] was Roger's personal mage.<ref name=m>
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==Appearances==
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He was mentioned in ''[[Terrier]]'' as well as in ''[[Bloodhound]]'' and made an appearance in ''[[Mastiff]]''.
   
 
==Notes and references==
 
==Notes and references==

Revision as of 12:08, October 26, 2011

Roger II of Conté was the king of Tortall in Rebakah Cooper's time. He had a younger brother, Prince Baird[1].

Biography

Spoiler Alert: The following section contains spoilers about Mastiff.


Roger's first wife was Alysy of Conté. During this marriage he didn't care much for the running of his realm and instead let his brother and the councils have their free reign. Roger himself was more concerned with affairs. Lord Gershom was a friend of his and often helped him out to hide his women from the Queen.[2]

After Alysy's tragic death, he remarried in 245 HE. Queen Jessamine of Conté was his second wife and mother of his heir, Prince Gareth, who was born in 246 HE. When Jesssamine became queen and showed an interest in the affairs of the kingdom Roger himself became more involved in it. This didn't go too well with his brother, nobles and mages, who were by then used to getting their way. In 249 HE this lead to an attack on the Summer Palace during which the young Prince Gareth was kidnapped. In that time Ironwood of Sinthya was Roger's personal mage.[2]


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