Nars Dendrar was the youngest member of the Dendrar family in the 15th century DR.
His father was a woodcarver, called Thel, and his mother was called Mirna. He had an older sister, Nilsa.
Circa 1491 DR, the local brigands, known as the Redbrands killed his father. He, his mother, and his sister were taken to the cellar of Tresendar Manor, where they were to be sold as slaves.