House Swyft is a knightly house from Cornfield in the westerlands. They are among the principal houses sworn to House Lannister of Casterly Rock.
Their arms depict a blue bantam rooster on yellow. Their words are "Awake! Awake!"
Ser Addison Hill, the Bastard of Cornfield, was a legendary brother of the Kingsguard during the reign of Aegon I Targaryen, who eventually rose to the position of Lord Commander.
During the Dance of the Dragons, House Swyft was apparently a full-fledged noble house. Lord Swyft fought for the greens and died in the Battle by the Lakeshore.
Ser Harrold Swyft participated in the tourney at Ashford Meadow in 209 AC.
Notable Historical Members Edit
- Ser Addison Hill, known as the Bastard of Cornfield, Lord Commander of the Kingsguard during the reign of Aegon I Targaryen.
- Ser Harrold Swyft, participant of the tourney at Ashford Meadow.