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Andromeda Tonks

Andromeda Tonks




  1. Andromeda Tonks (née Black), is a witch who defied her pure-blood family’s prejudiced beliefs by marrying Ted Tonks, a Muggle-born. She is the mother of Nymphadora Tonks and a relative of Sirius and Regulus Black, showcasing a courageous stand against the pure-blood supremacy ideology prevalent in parts of the wizarding world.

Andromeda Tonks Biography & History

Andromeda Tonks, originally from the noble and most ancient House of Black, made a significant break from her family’s tradition by marrying Ted Tonks, a Muggle-born wizard. This decision led to her disownment from the Black family but marked the beginning of her own family based on love rather than blood purity.

Andromeda’s life was touched by tragedy, especially during the Second Wizarding War, with the loss of her husband Ted to Snatchers and her daughter Nymphadora in the Battle of Hogwarts. Despite such losses, Andromeda remained a strong figure, raising her grandson Teddy Lupin and contributing to the rebuilding of the wizarding community post-war.

Her home often served as a safe haven for members of the Order of the Phoenix during the war, underlining her bravery and commitment to fighting against the dark forces led by Voldemort.

Andromeda Tonks’s Magical Abilities & Skills

  • Household Magic: Andromeda is skilled in non-combat magic, managing her home and providing support to the Order of the Phoenix.
  • Support and Care: She has demonstrated a strong capacity for emotional support and resilience in the face of personal tragedy.

Andromeda Tonks References

1.) Andromeda Tonks – Harry Potter Fandom