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'''Laverne de Montmorency''' ([[1820s|1823]]—[[1890s|1893]]) was a [[19th century|nineteenth-century]] [[potioneer]], who invented a number of [[Love Potion]]s.
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'''Laverne de Montmorency''' ([[1820s|1823]]—[[1890s|1893]]) was a [[19th century|nineteenth-century]] [[potioneer]], who invented a number of [[Love Potion|love potions]]. She appears on a [[Chocolate Frog Cards|Chocolate Frog Card]].<ref name="PSg"/>
   
 
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===Death and post-mortem===
 
===Death and post-mortem===
Ms. de Montmorency died in [[1890s|1893]], aged around 70. In her honour, her invention of many [[Love Potion]]s was recorded on a [[Chocolate Frog Cards|Chocolate Frog Card]].<ref name="PSg"/>
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Ms. de Montmorency died in [[1890s|1893]], aged around 70. In her honour, her invention of many [[Love Potion]]s was recorded on a Chocolate Frog Card.
   
 
On [[1 September]], [[1991]], [[Prefect]] [[Robert Hilliard]] welcomed the [[Ravenclaw]] [[first year]]s to [[Ravenclaw Tower]] with a short speech, in which he mentioned [[potioneer]] Laverne de Montmorency as one of the many notable Hogwarts students, who had been [[Sorting ceremony|Sorted]], like them, into Ravenclaw.<ref name="pottermore"/>
 
On [[1 September]], [[1991]], [[Prefect]] [[Robert Hilliard]] welcomed the [[Ravenclaw]] [[first year]]s to [[Ravenclaw Tower]] with a short speech, in which he mentioned [[potioneer]] Laverne de Montmorency as one of the many notable Hogwarts students, who had been [[Sorting ceremony|Sorted]], like them, into Ravenclaw.<ref name="pottermore"/>
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==Etymology==
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The {{wplink|House of Montmorency}} was one of the oldest and most distinguished noble families in France. [[Wikipedia:Montmorency, Val-d'Oise|Montmorency]] was also the name of the family's fiefdom.
   
 
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Laverne de Montmorency
Laverne de Montmorency
Biographical information
Born

1823

Died

1893 (aged 70)

Physical information
Species

Human

Gender

Female

Skin colour

Green

Affiliation
Occupation

Potioneer

House

Ravenclaw[1]

Loyalty

Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

Laverne de Montmorency (18231893) was a nineteenth-century potioneer, who invented a number of love potions. She appears on a Chocolate Frog Card.[2]

BiographyEdit

Early lifeEdit

"Ravenclaw house has an illustrious history. Most of the greatest wizarding inventors and innovators were in our house, including […] Laverne de Montmorency, a great pioneer of love potions […]."
Robert Hilliard.[src]

Laverne de Montmorency was born in 1823, somewhere in the British Isles.[2]

In her youth, she attended Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from around 1834 to 1841, and was Sorted into Ravenclaw.[1]

AdulthoodEdit

Laverne de MontmorencyGBC

A younger Laverne de Montmorency.

After her graduation from Hogwarts School, Laverne de Montmorency presumably studied further into Potion-making, becoming an accomplished potioneer and an expert in Love Potions. She became famous for her invention of many such potions.[2]

Death and post-mortemEdit

Ms. de Montmorency died in 1893, aged around 70. In her honour, her invention of many Love Potions was recorded on a Chocolate Frog Card.

On 1 September, 1991, Prefect Robert Hilliard welcomed the Ravenclaw first years to Ravenclaw Tower with a short speech, in which he mentioned potioneer Laverne de Montmorency as one of the many notable Hogwarts students, who had been Sorted, like them, into Ravenclaw.[1]

EtymologyEdit

The House of Montmorency was one of the oldest and most distinguished noble families in France. Montmorency was also the name of the family's fiefdom.

Behind the scenesEdit

AppearancesEdit

The Harry Potter Wiki has 2 images related to Laverne de Montmorency.

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Pottermore introduction for Ravenclaws (transcription available here)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game)


Potions (class)
Books chapterart hbp 09
Professors: Vindictus Veridian · Severus Snape · Horace Slughorn
Textbooks: Magical Drafts and Potions · One Thousand Magical Herbs and Fungi · Advanced Potion-Making · Moste Potente Potions · A Collection of Above Three Hundred Receipts in Cookery, Physick, and Surgery
Potions at Hogwarts: Potions Classroom · Potions Staircase · Potions basement · Potions Club · Potion Master's office · Potion Master's storeroom · Dungeon Five · Cauldron cupboard
Potioneers: Arsenius Jigger · Damocles · Glover Hipworth · Golpalott · Gregory the Smarmy · Gunhilda of Gorsemoor · Hector Dagworth-Granger · Hesper Starkey · J. Pippin · Laverne de Montmorency · Libatius Borage · Regulus Moonshine · Rubens Winikus · Sacharissa Tugwood · Tilden Toots · Dr. Ubbly · Zygmunt Budge
Potions Studied: Boil-Cure Potion · Forgetfulness Potion · Hair-Raising Potion · Shrinking Solution · Undetectable Poisons · Wiggenweld Potion · Girding Potion · Antidotes · Strengthening Solution · Everlasting Elixirs · Felix Felicis · Draught of Living Death · Amortentia · Elixir to Induce Euphoria · Hiccoughing Solution · Poison Antidote · Swelling Solution · Draught of Peace · Wit-Sharpening Potion · Polyjuice Potion

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