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The History of Haleproth

  • 102

    Emperor Arguall builds Iron Throne

    Emperor Arguall builds Iron Throne
    All records up to 102 R.S (Robert's Sail) are lost, with Emperor Arguall Espeta's creation of The Iron Throne as the earliest recorded event. It was created for his descendents to rule the kingdoms from King's Seat, the city-state built around The Iron Throne.
  • 124

    The Tussix defeated

    The Tussix defeated
    Although there were no humans on Haleproth originally, The Tussix, a barbarian humanoid people, covered the continent. The War of The Tussix raged for nearly a century, before The Tussix were defeated and exiled to The Ashlands, a barren wasteland where it is said they still live today.
  • 147

    Haleproth declared Monarchy

    Haleproth declared Monarchy
    Emperor Arguall dies, leaving his son to rule. However, as his son is not experienced in running a country, the lands are split up into kingdoms by House. The first two originally held portions of the great continent, with a vast area being unclaimed.
  • 147

    House Espet is founded

    House Espet is founded
    When King Gerik was left the Iron Throne by his father and split the lands into Houses, his younger brother Francio was given control of House Espet. With Espet's ancestry being entirely from The Emperor, House Espet was the wealthiest house. They used slaves, and traded to increase their wealth. Their banner houses were Sutter, Hoyos, and Thrush.
  • 147

    Mendax Espet becomes King

    Mendax Espet becomes King
    Mendax Espet was known as "The First King", as his ancestral right placed him on The Iron Throne. Although there is no record of a king on the throne before Mendax, it was likely his father, the son of Emperor Arguall, Cestod Espet.
  • 160

    House Kentham is founded

    House Kentham is founded
    Deep within Haleproth's mountain ranges, considered uninhabitable by most, House Kentham was founded. Many were peasants that had been brought from Elmland by Emperor Arguall as serfs, and thusly had little experience with more than farming. They spoke Elmandic as well as common, and worshipped The Moon God, Kepyur. Their banner houses were Rangifer, Piddish, and Toglia.
  • 167

    House Black is founded

    House Black is founded
    House Black was based in the deserts by the wildlands where the Tussex dwelled. Infamous practitioners of Black Magic, House Black was almost completely nomadic, making vast laps around the desert edges, depending on the season. It's banner houses were Zanatos, Gonzalez, Ziegfried, and Ferezyl.
  • 175

    House Pierfall is founded

    House Pierfall is founded
    Taking up the two islands of Haleproth, House Pierfall held a monopoly on fishing and boating, and seldom did business with the other houses, as it was almost entirely self-sufficient. Additionally, this was also considered the most diverse, holding in varied races of immigrants with mixed ancestry. Its banner houses were Anthony, Sansa, Irizarry, Pewterbell, Harroway, and Glaston.
  • 193

    House Rowanbury is founded

    House Rowanbury is founded
    House Yordia is credited for bringing Yordism, the oldest religion in the world, to Haleproth. Staunch believers in Yord, The Sun God, many high ranking officials in House Rowanbury were also monks, priests, and preachers. Yordism states that life, the universe, and everything in it, were all created by Yord. This belief was strictly upheld -- The only war House Rowanbury had ever fought in was over religion. Their banner houses were Unlig and Hurima.
  • 198

    House Thrush is founded

    House Thrush is founded
    House Thrush was founded by Gonderal Thrush, also known as "King Gonderal the Terrible". This wealthy landowner spent the entirety of his massive fortune on acquiring serfs, who were considered slaves. Although his practices were cruel, the members of House Thrush who were not serfs quickly rose in power, with House Thrush becoming the third most wealthy house in Haleproth. Its banner houses were Slavbren, Russ, and Quiltab.
  • 210

    Harold Espet becomes King

    Harold Espet becomes King
    Reclaiming the Iron Throne for House Espet, Harold and his army overthrow King Eztli. Harold kills Acalan personally, in hand to hand combat.
  • 250

    Rhian Espet becomes King

    Rhian Espet becomes King
    Geoffery II dies of an infection, leaving Rhian, his only son, the Irone Throne.
  • 299

    Finnegan Espet becomes King

    Finnegan Espet becomes King
    After Geoffery Espet dies at sea, his son takes The Iron Throne.
  • 302

    House Inala is founded

    House Inala is founded
    Arguably the second wealthiest house, the lands owned by House Inala grew a completely unique tree, capable of creating Inalan Wine, which was known to be particularly strong and flavorful. The bark of this unusual blue tree was also extremely strong, which made for very sturdy boats, bridges, homes, and tools. Its banner houses were Greenbrooke, Rascabel, Thorne, and Kelly.
  • 350

    Seamus Espet becomes King

    Seamus Espet becomes King
    King Hoyo Hoyos died of an infection, from wounds recieved in battle. Seamus Knett, the prince of House Knett, claimed the throne as his own, as King Hoyo's sons were all too young to rule. King Seamus Knett siphons money to his own House, and House Knett's engineering accomplishments grow. As this was done in secret, Seamus was relatively liked.
  • 353

    Hoyo Eztli becomes King

    Hoyo Eztli becomes King
    Hoyo Eztli slays his brother on The Iron Throne, claiming leadership of House Eztli, renamed House Hoyos, and all of Haleproth.
  • 353

    House Hoyos is founded

    House Hoyos is founded
    After killing his brother and claiming The Iron Throne, Hoyo Eztli renames his house after himself, founding House Hoyos. Their Banner is the blood-soaked hand of Hoyo, that was cut off in the duel with his brother. Their banner houses are Gelhelm, Dovah, Hurin, and Felbast.
  • 412

    Acalan Hoyos

    Acalan Hoyos
    Acalan Eztli, King of House Eztli, challenges and slays King Mendax Espet. Acalan was not as well-recieved as his predecessor, and was the subject of criticism House Espet, House Inala, and House Thrush. There were a total of six attempts on his life during his reign.
  • 449

    House Knett is founded

    House Knett is founded
    House Knett was known as The Scholar's House, as nearly all of the great engineers of the time were from House Knett. House Knett did no trading, with most of its riches coming from commissions -- House Kentham's Wintershade Hall, House Espet's Golden Streets, House Eztli's Aquaducts and House Pierfall's Canal Gates were some examples of House Knett's accomplisments.They had no banner houses.
  • 454

    Goran Hoyos becomes King

    Goran Hoyos becomes King
    After capturing and killing the aging King Geoffery Espinal III, Maztal Eztli becomes king. However, the afternoon after his crowning ceremony, he is slain by his younger brother, Hoyo. Not only does Hoyo take The Iron Throne, but also changes their House Name to his own.
  • 501

    Maber Hoyos becomes King

    Maber Hoyos becomes King
  • 505

    House Toglia is founded

    House Toglia is founded
    With no male heir to House Kentham, the crown is passed on to Cedric Kentham VII's eldest daughter's husband, Corcan Toglia. Corcan abolishes the worhip of Bragh-Luksh as the official religion, although some still practice it in secret. Corcan also commissions Wintershade Hall to be built by Barnaby Knett. It takes approximately six years.
  • 522

    Ripertus Espet becomes King

    Ripertus Espet becomes King
  • 569

    Bodwin Espet becomes King

    Bodwin Espet becomes King
  • 574

    Vandaros Espet becomes King

    Vandaros Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 627

    Renfred Espet becomes King

    Renfred Espet becomes King
  • Feb 5, 641

    Golodrim Kentham becomes King

    Golodrim Kentham becomes King
    King Knett was assassinated by a squadron of Toglia archers, led by Golodrim Toglia, the youngest of the royal family. From there, Golodrim had most of the remaining family assassinated, although he failed to find the three youngest Knett children, who were placed into hiding in House Thrush's lands.
  • Apr 14, 649

    Roderic Espet becomes King

    Roderic Espet becomes King
  • Apr 8, 673

    House Mirefell is founded

    House Mirefell is founded
    Founded in the swamps and marshlands of Haleproth, this unassuming house laid claim to unassuming lands. This was, however, a front. House Mirefall was known as "The Thieve's Kingdom". With the King of House Mirefell ruling only in name, anarchy quickly took over, and Mirefell was home to pirates, bandits, and thieves. Its banner houses were Falkish, Ursa, and Geistas.
  • Apr 14, 688

    Baligant Espet becomes King

    Baligant Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 734

    Lerricus Espet becomes King

    Lerricus Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 778

    Garoa Espet becomes King

    Garoa Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 843

    Corbon Espet becomes King

    Corbon Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 902

    Kent Espet becomes King

    Kent Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 947

    Diggory Espet becomes King

    Diggory Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 970

    Wilhelm Espet becomes King

    Wilhelm Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1026

    Wilhelm Espet II becomes King

    Wilhelm Espet II becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1056

    Wilhelm Espet III becomes King

    Wilhelm Espet III becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1102

    Wilhelm Espet IV becomes King

    Wilhelm Espet IV becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1159

    Frederic Espet becomes King

    Frederic Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1200

    Jerald Espet becomes King

    Jerald Espet becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1262

    Ryker Espet becomes King

    Ryker Espet becomes King
  • Mar 24, 1285

    House Espinal is formed

    House Espinal is formed
    House Espet, House Inala, and House Thrush combine, to form House Espinal. With the combination of the three richest houses, House Espinal is the wealthiest in history. It's banner houses are Sutter, Malthorpe, Gretlip, Queldry, Crull, Greenbrooke, Rascabel, Thorne, Kelly, Slavbren, Russ, and Quiltab.
  • Apr 14, 1310

    Tornun Espinal becomes King

    Tornun Espinal becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1360

    Vance Espinal becomes King

    Vance Espinal becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1423

    Harold Espinal becomes King

    Harold Espinal becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1493

    Quentin Espinal becomes King

    Quentin Espinal becomes King
  • Apr 14, 1529

    Mad Canis becomes Lord Regent

    Mad Canis becomes Lord Regent
  • Apr 8, 1543

    House Pierfall is Divided

    House Pierfall is Divided
  • Apr 8, 1543

    House Irizarry becomes Noble House

    House Irizarry becomes Noble House
  • Apr 8, 1543

    House Anthony becomes Noble House

    House Anthony becomes Noble House
  • Apr 14, 1546

    Jean Espinal becomes King

    Jean Espinal becomes King
  • Ocious Espinal becomes King

    Ocious Espinal becomes King
  • Ren the Wise becomes King

    Ren the Wise becomes King
  • Simon Espinal becomes King

    Simon Espinal becomes King
  • Berrick Espinal becomes King

    Berrick Espinal becomes King
  • Alexander Espinal becomes King

    Alexander Espinal becomes King
  • Rhian Espinal becomes King

    Rhian Espinal becomes King
  • Quervin Espinal I Becomes King

    Quervin Espinal I Becomes King
  • Acha the Thief executed

    Acha the Thief executed
    Acha the Thief, a Robin Hood-esque folk hero of sorts, is executed for his crimes. The leaders of two banner houses that supported Acha, Hurin and Felbast, attempt to start a rebellion. The Royal families of both houses are executed as well, their houses renamed, and the families of councilmen are put in the houses to replace the royal families. The houses are named "Paxa", the Old Eztli word for "Sorrow" and "Olvidar", the Old Eztli word for "Forgotten".