House Lestrade

House Lestrade
Titles Duke of Skye
Duke of Summer
Baron von Summer
Died out 3029
Affiliation Lyran Commonwealth
Cadet branche(s) House Aten (adopted)

House Lestrade are a ruling noble family with roots in the Isle of Skye, their fiefs have included the Duchy of Skye, the Duchy of Summer and the Lestrade Motors manufacturing concern.

Archon Robert Steiner appointed the Lestrade family to the Dukedom of Skye around 2504 for their loyalty and support. He also made full reparations to Skye to help them rebuild following the fighting. The brief Lyran Civil War was over.[1]

With the death of Duke Aldo Lestrade IV in the late 3020s the Lestrade family fell from grace, and control over the Dukedom of Summer acquired by the Hayne family, an old Summer family that had dominated the polar continent of Aberdale for a long time.[2]

Known members of the family[edit]

References[edit]

  1. House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth) pp. 28-29
  2. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 90, "Summer Planet Profile"
  3. House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), p. 49 (p 51 in PDF version)
  4. House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth) pp. 30-32
  5. Historical: Reunification War, p. 57
  6. House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), p. 153 (p 155 in PDF version)
  7. Field Manual: Lyran Alliance, p. 87, "4th Lyran Regulars Unit Profile"
  8. NAIS The Fourth Succession War Military Atlas Volume 2, p. 91

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