|Coat of arms
3 silver longswords crossed on black beneath a dragonbone skeleton on a white chief
(Sable, three longswords crossed silver, on a chief white a dragonbone skeleton proper)
|Josua or Elyas Willum
House Willum is a noble house from the Reach. According to semi-canon sources, they blazon their shields with three silver longswords crossed on black beneath a dragonbone skeleton on a white chief.
A Clash of Kings
House Willum declares for Renly Baratheon in the War of the Five Kings. Josua and Elyas Willum, sons of Lord Willum, attend the feast at Bitterbridge. The house joins Stannis Baratheon after Renly's death. Lord Willum, Josua and Elyas are captured during the Battle of the Blackwater and bend the knee to King Joffrey I Baratheon.
House Willum at the end of the third century
The known Willums during the timespan of the events described in A Song of Ice and Fire are:
Behind the Scenes
House Willum is a tribute by George R. R. Martin to the Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn series of his colleague Tad Williams. The story includes the feuding royal brothers Josua and Elias; the arms of House Willum refer to the magical swords that play an important part of the story, and to the first novel, The Dragonbone Chair.