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The following is a list of the descendants of the Outer God Azathoth.

Lovecraft's 1933 familly tree[1] Edit

                                     Azathoth
                                         /
             ___________________________/__________________________________
            /                          /                                  /
      Nyarlathotep            The Nameless Mist                       Darkness
(The ancient patrician                 /                                  /
gens Viburnia of Haec                 /                                  /
RESPVLICA.ROMANA)                Yog-Sothoth------------+---------Shub-Niggurath
            /                                          /
           /                              ____________/___________________
   L. Viburnius Marco                    /                               /
            /                           Nug                             Yeb
           /                             /                               /
   P. Viburnius Marco                   /                               /
    Legatus of Legio 11.,            Cthulhu*                       Tsathoggua*
    station'd at Isca Silurum,           /                               /
    in Britannia Secunda                /                               /
    in A. D. 103                    Shaurash-ho                        Yabou
            /                           /                               /
           /                           /                               /
          /                     Yogash the Ghoul                 Nush the Eternal
         /                              /                               /
        /                              /                               /
       /                        K'baa the Serpent                Gilles Grenier,
      /                                 /                       Lord of Averoigne
     /              **                 /                                /
 Viburnia-----------+-----------Ghoth the Burrower                     /
                   /        (one of the Little People)       Hippolyte Le Sorcier,
                  /                                             ancestor of
          Llunwy of Wales                                       Clark Ashton Smith
            ancestor of
            Owen Gwynedd
            and of H.P.L.

* First of their respective lines to inhabit this planet.
** This union was an hellish and nameless tragedy.

Smith's 1934 family tree Edit

"Genealogical Chart of the Elder Gods" answer to Barlow's now missing style sheet (narratively based on the Parchments of Pnom, the chief Hyperborean genealogist as well as a noted prophet):[2]

                 Azathoth                           Ycnagnnisssz
          (reproduced by fission)              (fissionary being from
                     |                           the dark star Zoth)
                     |                                    \
                Cxaxukluth                                 \
                (androgyne)                                 \
               /     |     \                                 \
              /      |      \                                 \
           Tulu      |      Ghizguth-----------+-----------Zstulzhemgni
                     |       (male)           /              (female)
                     |                       /
                     |                      /
             Hzioulquoigmnzhah         Tsathoggua--------+--------Shathak
                   (male)                                |
                                                         |
                                                    Zvilpogghua
                                                         |
                                                         |
                                                     Sfatlicllp
                                                (daughter who mated
                                                    with Voormi)
                                                         |
                                                         |
                                                  Knygathin Zhaum
                                               (peopled Commoriom by
                                              fission after the human
                                                 residents had left)

Outline Descendant Report for Azathoth[3] Edit

1 Azathoth
..... 2 Nameless Mist
........ 3 Yog-Sothoth b: Outer Planes
........... 4 Cthulhu b: Vhoorl, 23rd nebula, d: Unknown in R'lyeh
........... + Idh-yaa b: Xoth, m: Xoth
.............. 5 Ghatanothoa b: Xoth
.............. 5 Ythogtha b: Xoth
.............. 5 Zoth-Ommog b: Xoth, d: Unknown in R'lyeh
.............. 5 Cthylla b: Xoth
........... + Kassogtha
.............. 5 Nctosa
.............. 5 Ncothullu
........... + Nyarlathotep
.............. 5 Ilyth'la
........... 4 Kassogtha
........... + Cthulhu b: Vhoorl, 23rd nebula, d: Unknown in R'lyeh
.............. 5 Nctosa
.............. 5 Ncothullu
........... 4 Hastur the Unspeakable
........... + Shub-Niggurath b: Shumath-Ghun, Black Nebula
.............. 5 Thousand Young
........... 4 Vulthoom
........ + Shub-Niggurath b: Shumath-Ghun, Black Nebula
........... 4 Nug
........... 4 Yeb of the Whispering Mists
........ + Lavinia Whately b: 1878, m: Oct 31, 1912 in Sentinel Hill, d: Abt. Oct 31, 1926
........... 4 Wilbur Whately b: Feb 02, 1913 in Dunwich, Massachusetts, USA, d: Aug 03, 1928 in Miskatonic University
........... 4 ? Sothoth b: Feb 02, 1913 in Dunwich, Massachusetts, USA, d: Sep 17, 1928 in Sentinel Hill
..... 2 The Darkness
........ 3 Shub-Niggurath b: Shumath-Ghun, Black Nebula
........ + Yog-Sothoth b: Outer Planes
........... 4 Nug
........... 4 Yeb of the Whispering Mists
........ + Hastur the Unspeakable
........... 4 Thousand Young
........... 4 Dark Young
..... 2 Cxaxukluth
........ 3 Hziulquoigmnzhah
........ 3 Ghisguth
........ + Zstylzhemghi b: Zoth
........... 4 Tsathoggua b: Zoth
........... + Shathak
.............. 5 Ossadagowah b: Yaksh
................. 6 Sfatlicllp
................. + Voormi
.................... 7 Knygathin Zhaum b: Hyperborea
.............. 5 Voorm
.............. + Sfatlicllp
................. 6 Knygathin Zhaum b: Hyperborea
........... + Serpent Person
.............. 5 Kzadool-Ra d: Unknown

References Edit

  1. "Selected Letters of H. P. Lovecraft IV", Letter #617, to James F. Morton, (April 27th, 1933)
  2. "Selected Letters of Clark Ashton Smith", Letter #189, to R.H. Barlow (June 16th, 1934)
  3. Harms, Daniel. The Cthulhu Mythos Encyclopedia (3rd ed.)

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