James Potter was the only son of Fleamont and Euphemia Potter.
James attended Hogwarts from 1971-1978, and was sorted into Gryffindor. When James started at Hogwarts, he became best friends with three fellow Gryffindor students: Remus Lupin, Sirius Black and Peter Pettigrew . He also quickly developed a rivalry with Severus Snape. After a while James started dating his fellow gryffindor Lily Evans.
After graduating from Hogwarts, he married Lily and together they had a son, Harry Potter. James fought in the first Wizarding War as a member of the order. However, James and Lily were forced to go into hiding after a prophecy was made concerning Voldemort and their infant son. James and Lily were ultimately betrayed to Voldemort by one of their close friends (Peter Pettigrew).
- Eyes : Black
- Hair : Jet black
- Wand : 11 inch, maghony wood.
- Patronus : Stag
- House : Gryffindor
Powers and Abilities
James was an exceptional wizard and possibly the best of the four maurderers. He was able to brew an animagus potion, which is described as one of the most complex and time consuming potions at only the age of fifteen. He was also an expert of Charms as he was able to create the maurderers map. He was a skilled duellist as well as he survived an enoucounter with Voldemort three times and also survived the first Wizarding war. He was also an expert quidditch player and a chaser for the gryffindor team.