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'''William Arthur "Bill" Weasley''' (b. [[29 November]], [[1970]]) was the first child of [[Arthur Weasley|Arthur]] and [[Molly Weasley]] (née [[Prewett family|Prewett]]) and the eldest brother of [[Charles Weasley|Charlie]], [[Percy Weasley|Percy]], [[George Weasley|George]], [[Fred Weasley|Fred]], [[Ronald Weasley|Ron]], and [[Ginevra Weasley|Ginny]]. He attended [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry]] from September [[1982]] to June [[1989]], and was both a [[prefect]] and [[Head Boy]]. After graduating, he went to work for [[Gringotts Wizarding Bank]] as a [[Curse Breaker]], working in [[Egypt]]. In [[1995]], he returned to England and joined the reconstituted [[Order of the Phoenix]] to face the reborn [[Tom Riddle|Lord Voldemort]]. During this time, he started dating [[Fleur Delacour]], and eventually asked her to marry him after a year of seeing each other.
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'''Tom Riddle Sr.''' ([[1900s|1905]][[1940s|1943]]) was an affluent [[Muggle]] who lived in the town of [[Little Hangleton]]. He was the son of the wealthy Muggles [[Thomas Riddle|Thomas]] and [[Mary Riddle]]. Tom was married to [[Merope Gaunt]] while under the influence of a [[Love Potion]], and was the father of [[Dark Wizard]] [[Tom Riddle|Tom Marvolo Riddle]], also known as Lord Voldemort. The younger Riddle later [[Murder of the Riddle family|killed]] Tom and his grandparents in retaliation for Tom's abandonment of his wife and unborn child, and later used this death to make [[Marvolo Gaunt]]'s [[Marvolo Gaunt's Ring|Ring]] a [[Horcrux]]. In [[1995]], his bones helped his son [[Return of the Dark Lord|return to power]].
   
During the [[Battle of the Astronomy Tower]], Bill was severely injured by the [[werewolf]] [[Fenrir Greyback]]. Although he did not become a werewolf, he did develop some wolfish tendencies such as a liking for very rare steaks. He [[Wedding of William Weasley and Fleur Delacour|married]] Fleur on [[1 August]], [[1997]], although their wedding was disrupted by the arrival of [[Death Eaters]] following the fall of the [[British Ministry of Magic|Ministry of Magic]]. Bill and Fleur then moved to [[Shell Cottage]], where they assisted [[Harry Potter|Harry]], [[Ronald Weasley|Ron]], and [[Hermione Granger|Hermione]] after their escape from [[Malfoy Manor]]. Bill later fought in the [[Battle of Hogwarts]] alongside the rest of the Order, and survived the battle. Following the war, Bill and Fleur had three children: [[Victoire Weasley|Victoire]], [[Dominique Weasley|Dominique]], and [[Louis Weasley|Louis]].
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Born to [[Thomas Riddle|Thomas]] and [[Mary Riddle]] in [[1900s|1905]],<ref name="GFf"/> Tom Riddle Sr. lived in a [[Riddle House|luxurious manor house]] not far from a [[Gaunt shack|run-down cottage]] that was home to the [[House of Gaunt|Gaunts]], a wizarding family descended from [[Salazar Slytherin]] and [[Cadmus Peverell]], outside the [[Muggle]] village of [[Little Hangleton]]. [[Merope Gaunt]], who led a miserable life of poverty and abuse at the hands of her [[Marvolo Gaunt|father]] and [[Morfin Gaunt|brother]], became infatuated with Tom, watching him ride by on his horse, sometimes in the company of a woman named [[Cecilia]]. Tom, on the other hand, mocked Merope and her family for their poverty and mental instability.
   
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Tom Riddle Sr. grave

Tom Riddle Sr. (19051943) was an affluent Muggle who lived in the town of Little Hangleton. He was the son of the wealthy Muggles Thomas and Mary Riddle. Tom was married to Merope Gaunt while under the influence of a Love Potion, and was the father of Dark Wizard Tom Marvolo Riddle, also known as Lord Voldemort. The younger Riddle later killed Tom and his grandparents in retaliation for Tom's abandonment of his wife and unborn child, and later used this death to make Marvolo Gaunt's Ring a Horcrux. In 1995, his bones helped his son return to power.

Born to Thomas and Mary Riddle in 1905,[1] Tom Riddle Sr. lived in a luxurious manor house not far from a run-down cottage that was home to the Gaunts, a wizarding family descended from Salazar Slytherin and Cadmus Peverell, outside the Muggle village of Little Hangleton. Merope Gaunt, who led a miserable life of poverty and abuse at the hands of her father and brother, became infatuated with Tom, watching him ride by on his horse, sometimes in the company of a woman named Cecilia. Tom, on the other hand, mocked Merope and her family for their poverty and mental instability.

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