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Ernie Macmillan

Illustration of Ernie Macmillan from the Dumbledore's Army infographic

A slightly pompous Hufflepuff who was convinced that Harry was the heir of Slytherin


Ernie Macmillan fact file


Full Name

Ernest Macmillan

Birthday

c.1980

House

Hufflepuff

Patronus

Boar

Parents

Pure-blood, going back nine generations (according to Ernie)

Skills

Revising, being a Prefect, getting the wrong end of the stick

Harry and Dumbledore's Army in the Room of Requirement

The essential spells taught to Dumbledore’s Army


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I might tell you that you can trace my family back through nine generations of witches and warlocks and my blood’s as pure as anyone’s


Ernie Macmillan
Ron vomits slugs at the Quidditch pitch.

Pure-Blood

By J.K. Rowling


Everyone knows that’s the mark of a Dark wizard. Have you ever heard of a decent one who could talk to snakes?


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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

By J.K. Rowling

Eddie Redmayne BtS CoHP

5 reasons you should be best friends with a Hufflepuff


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Who are the ‘Sacred Twenty-Eight’?


'The Fat Friar told me –’


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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

By J.K. Rowling

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… it’s not only weirdos who support you. I personally believe you one hundred per cent. My family have always stood firm behind Dumbledore, and so do I


Ernie Macmillan
Harry teaches Dumbledore's Army how to do the Patronus spell.

Dumbledore's Army in training


Illustration of Ernie Macmillan from the Dumbledore's Army infographic

In defence of Ernie Macmillan


The Gryffindor Common Room

The Original Forty

By J.K. Rowling


‘I must say, I’m looking forward to seeing Malfoy’s mother’s face when he gets off the train,’


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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

By J.K. Rowling