Runcorn is the surname of a wizarding family that lived in Great Britain. It is unknown whether they are Pure-blood or have some Muggle heritage as well.

Known Members

Albert Runcorn

Albert Runcorn likely attended Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and achieved high N.E.W.T. results. He was a Ministry of Magic employee during the administration of Pius Thicknesse. His chief function was intimidator and blackmailer of alleged Muggle-borns, and he uncovered Dirk Cresswell's falsified family tree while in this capacity. In 1997, he unknowingly ate a Nosebleed Nougat from Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes and had to take time off from work.[1]


Runcorn attended Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from 1991 onwards and was in the same year as the famous Harry Potter.[2]


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