- "If you break anything the septa will have my head."
- ―Vayon Poole ordering two Stark servants
Vayon Poole is a minor character in the first season. He is played by Matthew Scurfield. He was first mentioned in "The Kingsroad" and only appears in "The Pointy End." Poole serves House Stark as the Steward of Winterfell.
When Maester Luwin approaches Catelyn Stark to talk about the costs of the royal visit to Winterfell the need to replace the members of the household that accompanied Lord Eddard to King's Landing, she, grieving for her son, tells Luwin to have Poole see to the task. Luwin notes that Poole also went south with Lord Stark.
|Season One appearances|
|Winter is Coming||The Kingsroad||Lord Snow||Cripples, Bastards and Broken Things||The Wolf and the Lion|
|A Golden Crown||You Win or You Die||The Pointy End||Baelor||Fire and Blood|
In the books
In the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, no mention is made of any children Vayon Poole may have had besides Jeyne though it is not implicit that Jeyne was his only child.
- Vayon Poole at A Wiki of Ice and Fire (spoilers from the books)
|Lord:||Prince Bran Stark||Heir:||Rickon Stark|
|Title(s):||King in the North · Lord Paramount of the North · Lord of Winterfell|
|Ancestors:||Brandon the Builder · Rodrik Stark · Karlon Stark · Torrhen Stark|
|Current members:||Sansa Stark · Arya Stark · Benjen Stark · Jon Snow|
|Deceased members:||Rickard Stark · Brandon Stark · Lyanna Stark · Eddard Stark · King Robb Stark · Talisa Stark · Catelyn Stark|
|Household:||Ser Rodrik Cassel · Maester Luwin · Jory Cassel · Vayon Poole · Septa Mordane · Theon Greyjoy · Jeyne Poole · Osha · Hodor · Farlen · Old Nan · Mikken · Varly · Heward · Wyl · Tomard · Tommy · Jacks|