Study Guide

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Characters

By J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixHouse: Gryffindor, 7th YearHarry's Coming-of-AgeHarry Potter is...

Lord Voldemort

Affiliation: The Dark Lord, Head of the Death EatersVoldemort is the Hater-in-Chief, and he's got...

Ron Weasley

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixHouse: Gryffindor, 7th YearHarry Potter and the Deathly Hallows...

Hermione Granger

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixHouse: Gryffindor, 7th YearIn a 2006 interview, a fan asked...

Albus Dumbledore

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixProfessor: Headmaster (Former)Don't be confused –...

Severus Snape

Affiliation: Order of the Phoenix!House: SlytherinProfessor: Headmaster of HogwartsOK, so we have...

Bathilda Bagshot

Bathilda is a very old witch and the former neighbor of the Dumbledore family in Godric's Hollow....

Bloody Baron

In Deathly Hallows we learn about the history of the Bloody Baron, one of the Hogwarts ghosts....

Regulus Black (R.A.B.)

Affiliation: Death Eater (former)Regulus, Sirius's younger brother, was a Death Eater during the...

Alecto and Amycus Carrow

Affiliation: Death EatersProfessors: Muggle Studies (Alecto); Defense Against the Dark Arts...

Crabbe

House: Slytherin, 7th YearCrabbe, one of Draco Malfoy's minions, comes into his own, in a way, in...

Dobby

Aberforth Dumbledore

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixAlbus Dumbledore's odd and prickly brother, Aberforth, turns out...

Dudley Dursley

Dudley, Harry's Muggle cousin, has grown up and – shockingly – didn't turn out so...

Petunia (Evans) Dursley

On parting ways with her nephew Harry, probably for good, Petunia continues to be her same old...

Vernon Dursley

In Deathly Hallows, Vernon Dursley continues to be his usual red-faced, idiotic self. Though he's...

Seamus Finnigan

Affiliation: Dumbledore's Army (D.A.)House: Gryffindor, 7th YearBecause Seamus's father is a...

Mundungus Fletcher

Professor Filius Flitwick

Professor: CharmsHouse: Head of RavenclawTiny Professor Flitwick continues teaching at Hogwarts...

Goyle

House: Slytherin, 7th YearGoyle is pretty much a non-entity; he's Malfoy's follower, and all he...

The Gray Lady

Gregorovitch

Gregorovitch is a famous European wandmaker – he seems to be the equivalent of Mr....

Fenrir Greyback

Affiliation: Death Eater (wannabe)Greyback is just the baddest of the baddies. He's a super-evil...

Gellert Grindelwald

Grindelwald is more of a quiet background presence here – he's a fascinating, but largely...

Griphook

Griphook doesn't fit into the easy categories that the other characters can be shuffled into...

Rubeus Hagrid

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixProfessor: Care of Magical CreaturesAlways Harry's friend and...

Kreacher

Though he started off as a vile, er, creature when we met him at Sirius's house in Book 5,...

Bellatrix Lestrange

Affiliation: Death EaterOK, so if you haven't figured it out already, Bellatrix Lestrange is one...

Neville Longbottom

Affiliation: Dumbledore's Army (D.A.)House: Gryffindor, 7th YearNeville really comes into his own...

Luna Lovegood

Affiliation: Dumbledore's Army (D.A.)House: Ravenclaw, 6th YearLuna is still marked by the same...

Xenophilius Lovegood

Xenophilius is Luna's super quirky (would we have it any other way?) dad. In this novel, he...

Remus Lupin

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixOur favorite werewolf goes through a lot in this book –...

Teddy Lupin

In many ways, Teddy mirrors Harry. Harry was born near the end of the first war with Voldemort,...

Draco Malfoy

Affiliation: Death EaterHouse: Slytherin, 7th YearDraco Malfoy is an interesting young man...

Lucius Malfoy

Affiliation: Death EaterLucius Malfoy has been a snide, condescending, and Voldemort-loving...

Narcissa Malfoy

Narcissa Malfoy is certainly not a good character – but she's also definitely not as evil...

Scorpius Malfoy

Scorpius is Draco Malfoy's son, and he looks a lot like his dad. In the Epilogue, he's starting...

Professor Minerva McGonagall

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixHouse: Head of GryffindorProfessor: Transfiguration, Deputy...

Alastor (Mad-Eye) Moody

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixMoody, one of the key members of the Order of the Phoenix, shows...

Mr. Ollivander

The most famous wandmaker in Britain, Mr. Ollivander made both Harry's wand and Voldemort's, and...

Peter Pettigrew (Wormtail)

Affiliation: Death EaterPettigrew (a.k.a. Wormtail) first shows up in Harry Potter and the...

James Potter

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixWe've learned bits and pieces about James Potter over the course...

Lily (Evans) Potter

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixThough we've learned bits about James Potter throughout the...

James Potter (II)

James is Harry and Ginny's oldest child, named for Harry's father. We meet James in the Epilogue...

Albus Severus Potter

Al is Harry and Ginny's middle child, named in honor of both Albus Dumbledore and Severus Snape....

Lily Potter (II)

Lily is Harry and Ginny's youngest child, named for Harry's mother. In the Epilogue, Lily sees...

Rufus Scrimgeour

Ministry: Minister of MagicFrom Book 6, we have a pretty bad opinion of Scrimgeour as a Minister...

Kingsley Shacklebolt

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixMinistry: Undercover Security Guard for the Muggle Prime...

Rita Skeeter

Though we don't see the obnoxious journalist in person in Deathly Hallows, she still manages to...

Professor Pomona Sprout

Professor: HerbologyHouse: Head of HufflepuffProfessor Sprout sticks it out at Hogwarts and joins...

Pius Thicknesse

Dean Thomas

Affiliation: Dumbledore's Army (D.A.)House: Gryffindor, 7th YearA friend and long-time classmate...

Nymphadora Tonks

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixWe briefly encounter a fully grown-up Tonks in this book. She's...

Ted Tonks

Muggle-born Mr. Tonks seems like a really good guy – he and his wife, Andromeda, take care...

Andromeda Tonks

Mrs. Tonks is the sister of Narcissa Malfoy and Bellatrix Lestrange (whom she physically...

Professor Sibyll Trelawney

Professor: DivinationIn Deathly Hallows, Professor Trelawney finally puts her crystal balls to...

Dolores Umbridge

Ministry: Senior Undersecretary to the Minister, Head of Muggle-born Registration CommitteeThe...

Molly Weasley

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixMrs. Weasley is the same loving, fiercely protective, and...

Arthur Weasley

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixMinistry: Head of the Office for the Detection and Confiscation...

Fred Weasley

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixFred (and his constant companion and twin brother, George)...

George Weasley

Ginny Weasley

House: Gryffindor, 6th YearGinny barely figures in this book – at least in terms of page...

Bill Weasley

Affiliation: Order of the PhoenixWe barely see Bill at all here, but he doesn't let us down...

Fleur Delacour (Weasley)

Lovely Fleur, one of Harry's competitors from the Tri-Wizard Tournament all the way back in Book...

Percy Weasley

Fred sums up Percy pretty well when he calls him a "Ministry-loving, family-disowning,...

Rose Weasley

Rose is Ron and Hermione's daughter, who, according to Ron, has inherited her mother's...

Hugo Weasley

Hugo is Ron and Hermione's son. In the Epilogue, he's a bit too young to attend Hogwarts just...

Victoire Weasley

Victoire is Bill and Fleur's daughter. In the Epilogue, she's spotted snogging Teddy Lupin.