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Avery (Riddle-era)
Avery
Biographical information
Born

c. 1926 or 1927,
Great Britain or Ireland[1]

Blood status

Pure-blood[2]

Title(s)

Death Eater

Physical information
Species

Human

Gender

Male

Hair colour

Blond[3]

Skin colour

White

Family information
Family members

Avery (possibly)

Affiliation
House

Slytherin

Loyalty
"Lestrange, I want that essay on my desk by tomorrow or it's detention. Same goes for you, Avery."
Horace Slughorn to Avery.[src]

Avery (born c. 1926) was a wizard who attended Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and was sorted into Slytherin. He was a member of Tom Riddle's gang when they attended Hogwarts, and was a member of the Slug Club.

Biography

Early life

Young Death Eaters

Avery at a Slug Club supper with his school friends Tom Riddle, Lestrange and others.

Avery attended Hogwarts at the same time as Tom Riddle, and was sorted into Slytherin house. He became a member of Riddle's gang, and was a favourite student of Horace Slughorn. Avery was present at the same Slug Club meeting in 1944 or 1945 as Tom Riddle and was reprimanded by the Potions Master for failing to hand in a particular essay.[4] After Hogwarts Avery became one of the first Death Eaters.

Later Life

Avery likely faught in many battles during the First Wizarding War. It's unknown if he was killed, imprisoned, or escaped capture after his master's downfall. If he was still alive he may have also faught in many battles during the Second Wizarding War, including the Battle of Hogwarts, however he likely would've been killed or sent to Azkaban after the battle assuming he wasn't already dead.

Etymology

Avery is an English surname derived from an Old French version of the name Alfred. The meaning of the name is derived from the Old English words aelf, meaning elf, and raed, meaning counsel.

Behind the scenes

Appearances

Notes and references

  1. World Exclusive Interview with J K Rowling," South West News Service, 8 July 2000
  2. The Pure-blood directory includes the Avery Family. As this Avery was born before 1930, he would be included in the list and is, thus, a Pure-blood.
  3. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (video game)
  4. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Death Eaters
Dark Mark
Leader:
Lord Voldemort
Death Eaters:
Alecto Carrow | Amycus Carrow | Antonin Dolohov | Augustus Rookwood | Avery (I) | Avery (II) |
Barty Crouch Jr. | Bellatrix Lestrange | Crabbe | Evan Rosier | Gibbon | Goyle |
Jugson | Lestrange | Mulciber (I) | Mulciber (II) | Nott | Rabastan Lestrange | Rodolphus Lestrange | Rosier | Selwyn | Thorfinn Rowle | Travers | Walden Macnair | Wilkes | Yaxley
Death Eaters who Defected:

Draco Malfoy | Igor Karkaroff | Lucius Malfoy | Peter Pettigrew | Regulus Black | Severus Snape

Death Eaters' allies:
Vincent Crabbe | Golgomath | Gregory Goyle | Fenrir Greyback | Narcissa Malfoy (defected) |
Quirinus Quirrell | Scabior | Dolores Umbridge
Other affiliations:
Dementors | Giants (Golgomath's control) | Muggle-Born Registration Commission | Snatchers | Werewolves

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