James had died trying to protect the family; Sirius very obviously had died fighting along with Harry, and then his mum who most explicitly had died for him. I thought 'what am I going to say? The curse also disables Harry severely enough that he could have succumbed to death if he had chosen that path. I have to explain because so many have asked. Where do wizard children go to school before Hogwarts? There were four heroes as it were in the previous generation and one of them betrayed the others, and then there were the three. Astoria Greengrass, younger sister of the Greengrass family. Where do the main characters work as adults?