"Her parents have forbidden her to do anything that might upset Umbridge."
Cho Chang on Marietta[src]

Mr Edgecombe was the father of Marietta Edgecombe. In 1995, he and his wife, a Ministry of Magic employee, forbade their daughter to do anything that might make Dolores Umbridge angry.[2]


Notes and references

  1. In Ch. 4 of Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince, Horace Slughorn states that family members are often Sorted into the same House. This may indicate that Marietta's dad was Sorted into Ravenclaw, as her daughter marietta was. However, there are exceptions.
  2. Order of the Phoenix, Ch. 18