782. Rowena Ravenclaw was a muggleborn born to a wealthy noble family. Her family often tried to stifle her natural creativity. Ravenclaw could read by the age of 3 and at 7, several neighboring witches saw her entertaining herself with magic. They trained her in secret. Rowena was to enter an arranged marriage with a man she didn't love. She apparated by accident on her way up the aisle. Upon arriving in London she met her lifelong friend, pureblood, Helga Hufflepuff.