|In 299 AC, Acorn Water
A Clash of Kings
When Theon Greyjoy captures Winterfell, Bran and Rickon hide in the crypts. To hide the truth of their escape, Theon goes to Acorn Water mill and kills the miller's two young children. Gelmarr cuts their mother down with one blow of his axe, while she begs Theon for mercy. The dead children are skinned by Reek and Theon proclaims them to be Bran and Rickon.