Marge Dursley

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Marge Dursley is the sister of Vernon Dursley and aunt of his son, Dudley. She is fond of Dudley and her sister-in-law, Petunia Dursley. However she shares their view of Petunia's family and dislikes her inherited nephew, Harry Potter.


[edit] Character development

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[edit] Appearances

[edit] First book

When Petunia and Vernon discovered, to their horror, that their usual baby-sitter for Harry, Mrs Figg, had broken her leg, Vernon considered his sister, Marge, as an alternative. However Petunia dismissed the thought, stating that Marge hated the boy.[1]

[edit] Third book

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[edit] Fifth book

During his fifth year at Hogwarts, Harry has to take lessons in Occlumency with his least favourite professor, Severus Snape. These lessons bring up memories from Harry's past, some of which include Marge. One memory Harry relives is of Ripper chasing him up a tree, which Snape is amused by.[2]

[edit] Portrayals within films

Marge is portrayed in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by Pam Ferris.

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[edit] Outward appearance

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[edit] Personality

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[edit] Accomplishments and skills

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[edit] Possessions

  • Twelve dogs, including Ripper the bulldog

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[edit] In popular culture

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[edit] Additional Canon

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[edit] References

  1. J. K. Rowling, PS 2
  2. J. K. Rowling, OotP 24