Pronunciation: JEHF-rahm BOHRN-hahld

A Lord Captain of the Children of the Light. Father of Dain Bornhald. He is from Tarabon.

Physical Description#

He is gray-haired, dark-eyed and bluff with a grandfatherly face. His syntax marks him as a Taraboner. (TEotW,Ch30)

Points of View#

See Geofram Bornhald's chapter points of view.

Chronology (Possible Spoilers)#

Other References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In The Great Hunt
    1. TGH,Ch48 - Jaret Byar sees the Whitecloak forces including Geofram Bornhald wiped out.
  2. In The Dragon Reborn
    1. TDR,Prologue - Jaret Byar reports to Pedron Niall what happened at Falme. Jaichim Carridin also reports and insinuates that the debacle was Bornhald's fault.
  3. In The Shadow Rising
    1. TSR,Ch29 - Bran tells Perrin that Lord Bornhald leads the Whitecloaks. Perrin thinks he means Geofram Bornhald.
    2. TSR,Ch31 - Dain Bornhald sees his main mission as capturing Perrin whom he holds responsible for his father's death.
    3. TSR,Ch45 - Perrin figures that Dain Bornhald must be Geofram's son.
  4. In Lord of Chaos
    1. LoC,Ch31 - Eamon Valda thinks Geofram Bornhald was too soft.
  5. In Towers of Midnight
    1. ToM,Ch4 - Byar returns to Galad from scouting with news that they captured prisoners. Bornhald soon determines that they were with Perrin who killed his father.
    2. ToM,Ch7 - Byar and Bornhald insist the Perrin is a Darkfriend who killed Geofram Bornhald and brought Trollocs to the Two Rivers.
    3. ToM,Ch26 - Perrin and Galad meet in parley with Bornhald and Byar. They accuse him of killing two Whitecloaks and Geofram Bornhald.
    4. ToM,Ch34 - Byar and Bornhald testify at Perrin's trial. Perrin admits to killing the two Whitecloaks but says he fought on the same side as Geofram Bornhald. Byar vehemently objects when Galad agrees to delay Perrin's punishment until after the Last Battle.

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