The Vale was originally a sovereign nation known as the Kingdom of the Mountain and the Vale, until Aegon the Conqueror arrived in Westeros and formed the Seven Kingdoms. House Arryn have ruled as Lords of the Eyrie for hundreds of years.
Lords of the Eyrie
|Seat:||The Eyrie||Lands:||The Vale of Arryn|
|Title(s):||Lord of the Eyrie · Lord Paramount of the Vale · Warden of the East|
|Current members:||Lysa Arryn|
|Deceased members:||Jasper Arryn · Jon Arryn · Alys Arryn · Ronnel Arryn|
|Household:||Ser Vardis Egen · Ser Hugh of the Vale · Mord|
|Overlord:||House Baratheon of King's Landing|