|“||"I am Ursula, seventh daughter of the seventh daughter of the Magical Line of Crowe.
My family have slain demons and destroyed armies of the Neverside.
Whatever world you come from, beware."
Ursula Crowe is a Wizard of the Magical Line of Crowe, wife of Simeon Swann, mother of the late Helen Clarke, mother-in-law of Michael Clarke, and grandmother of Tom Clarke. Ursula may at first appear as a typical cuddly grandmother, but she has inner steel! Well-versed in the ways and mythologies of wizardkind, she delights in teaching Tom how to cast spells and read the wizard language, stonescript.
Ursula is a descendant of Caractacus Crowe and was born as the seventh daughter of a seventh daughter of the Magical Line of Crowe. Some years later she met a male wizard named Simeon Swann and in 1971 they had a daughter named Helen who inherited their magicial powers. Sometime later, Simeon left for the Neverside and never came back leaving Ursula to raise Helen alone. Helen grew up and married an Unenchanted man named Michael Clarke and had a wizard son Tom in 1996. Ten years later in 2006 on Halloween, Helen died protecting Tom from a Nekross probe and with that Ursula help Michael raise Tom and teach him magic.
Personality and Traits
Ursula is kind, cheerful and caring to her family, especially to her grandson Tom, who like her is magical. She is very fond of Benny and cares deeply about the boys, always trying to protect them, even at the risk of her own life.
Like all the wizards that appear in the series Ursula could only perform three spells a day before having to wait until sunrise to perform more. She unlike the other magical characters in the series used a staff to perform her magic.
- When Ursula was seven, she cast her first spell to get a puppy but ended up on top of The Eiffel Tower and had to be coaxed down with a croissant.
- Her husband (later revealed as Simeon) was mentioned by Eva Starling when she contacted the Chamber of Crowe for help and said she thought Ursula may have followed the influence of her husband and hopped over to the Neverside.