Michael Belby (b. 1941) is a minor character in the Epithalamium series by Squibstress.


Michael Belby was born in 1941 to the wealthy, pure-blood Belby family. He attended Hogwarts from 1952 to 1959, where he was sorted into Slytherin. He was a Seeker for his House Quidditch team from his second year on.

After leaving school, he was taken on by the Wigtown Wanderers and played professional Qudditch for fifteen years before becoming assistant manager, then manager of the team.

In 1978 he met Lydia Davies at a team press event, and the two were married the same year. The following year they had a son, Marcus.

Epithalamium series

Novels Epithalamium · Come Autumn, Sae Pensive (1967)
Novellas Till A' the Seas Gang Dry · Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart
Stories "Bonnie Wee Thing" · "Winterreise (1976)" · "Familiar Rituals (1977)" · "Mammals of the Order Chiroptera (August 1995)" · "Ca' the Yowes (1996)" · "After the Fall (June 1997)"
Characters Minerva McGonagall · Albus Dumbledore · Severus Snape · Thorfinn McGonagall · Amelia Bones · Poppy Pomfrey · Alastor Moody