Rabastan Lestrange was a pure-blood wizard, brother of Rodolphus, brother-in-law of Bellatrix, son of Reinhard Lestrange and likely a Slytherin at Hogwarts. He was a Death Eater who fought in the First Wizarding War. The Lestranges were among Lord Voldemort's most loyal and trusted servants, the only ones who searched for him after his first downfall. After Voldemort's first downfall, Rabastan, Rodolphus, his wifeBellatrix and Barty Crouch Jr. participated in the torture and permanent incapacitation of Alice and Frank Longbottom and were captured and sentenced to life imprisoned in Azkaban. Rabastan later escaped with a group of Death Eaters and fought in several battles of the Second Wizarding War, including the Battle of the Department of Mysteries, and the Battle of Hogwarts.
Second Wizarding WarEdit
Rabastan escaped Azkaban prison in 1996,along with his brother,sister-in-law and several other Death Eaters.He also participated in the Battle of the Department of Mysteries.
It was right after this time that he crossed paths with a young Pure Blood Witch named Avela whom he instantly fell in love with and later married. It is said he had two boys from her.
"It matters what my heart feels,not what Father speaks,Rudy.I know what I want."
- Rabastan to his older brother ,Rodolphus.
Meeting at the Malfoy ManorEditRabastan was present at the Malfoy Manor during the meeting marked by Voldemort where professor Charity Burbage had been murdered. Rabastan was next to Yaxley and his older brother Rodolphus, he hadn't offered to surrender his wand when the Dark Lord asked.
Battle of Hogwarts and escapeEditRabastan Lestrange fought during the Battle of Hogwarts alongside his brother.His wife also fought in the Battle of Hogwarts However, it was against The Dark Lord and against Rabastan's wishes.He was also one of the Death Eaters guarding a captived Hagrid.
After the Battle and Death.Edit
After the Battle,Rabastan was most likely imprisoned in Azkaban yet again and served his sentence. Avela tried her hardest along with her family and his to get The Lestranges out of prison or shorten their sentence. It is
unknown what happened after.