40 Creepy Facts About The Black / Lestrange Family From Harry Potter
Andromeda Black Was Disowned For Marrying a Muggle
One of Bellatrix’s sisters was actually disowned for marrying a muggle. Nymphadora Tonks’s mother Andromeda married Ted Tonks and never spoke to either of her sisters again. When Harry meets Andromeda in the books, it’s immediately clear to him that she’s Bellatrix’s sister, which only makes him more confused as to why she’s helping him.
Over the course of the series, Harry learns just how complicated family can be. It doesn’t define who we are, but it has a crucial role in shaping us, even if we decide to rebel against everything that it stands for. Everyone gets messed up by their parents in one way or another.