5e Character Idea - dwarf

They are associated with hammers and axes, gold and beer, known for their holds in hills, mountains and the Underdark

ancestry:

Ulfgar is a dwarf Paladin

Background - Acolyte
Family - You were orphaned young but extended clan have looked after you. You have moved from home to home and received a mixed education. A cousin recently told you a secret about your parents
Clan Traditional Foe - duergar

Trait - I know many dwarven drinking songs, the louder the better
Ideal - Tradition. The ancient traditions of clan and faith must be preserved and upheld
Bond - I will create a masterpiece that will last for centuries
Flaw - I am obsessed with removing the shame caused by one of my parents

Trinket - A charred lantern made from ceramic with the word "Earth" etched in Ignan
Possible Pet - Tiamat is a small rabbit. They are loving and dislikes being away from you


Marastyr Foeslayer is a female dwarf Rogue

Background - Acolyte
Family - You have two siblings, your mother is a smith and your father a healer. As the eldest child you were expected to follow one of them in their trade but you have other ideas
Clan Traditional Foe - vermin

Trait - I am suspicious of change and innovation
Ideal - Might. The dwarves have survived by being strong
Bond - I seek an impressive gift to prove my worth to one I love
Flaw - I live with a secret that would bring shame to my clan if revealed

Trinket - A small piece of jet with a lucky phrase etched in Ignan
Possible Pet - Hugs is a flying sword. They love to be held and have a coat or other item that mostly covers them


Gillydd Goblinsmiter is a female dwarf Cleric

Background - Folk Hero
Family - One of your ancestors created a runic sword which. You and your siblings have grown up hearing of their deeds and seek to follow them

Trait - If I am going to do something, I will do it well
Ideal - Responsibility. It is our duty to uphold laws and respect authority
Bond - I seek alliances for my clan in the wider world
Flaw - My hatred of dwarven enemies is blind and unwavering

Trinket - An ornate shard of crystal famous in your clan
Possible Pet - Sparkle is a small poisonous snake. They like to wake people up during the night and look thin and underfed


Traubon Frosthelm is a male dwarf Ranger

Background - Guild Artisan
Family - You were orphaned young but extended clan have looked after you. You have moved from home to home and received a mixed education. A cousin recently told you a secret about your parents

Trait - I prefer action to planning and talking
Ideal - Community. The good of the people is more important than individual needs
Bond - I seek vengeance for a wrong done long ago
Flaw - I live with a secret that would bring shame to my clan if revealed

Trinket - An ornate shard of crystal famous in your clan
Possible Pet - Lucky is a hairy giant rat. They are marked with an elven rune


Fallthra Pitblade is a dwarf Monk

Background - Noble
Family - You were raised by your adopted parents. . You had to contend with fame
Clan Traditional Foe - goblins

Trait - I have an appreciation of fine craftsmanship no matter who made it
Ideal - Greed. Wealth is it's own reward
Bond - I am outcast from my clan, my friends are my family now.
Flaw - I refuse to believe that anything is superior to dwarf workmanship

Trinket - A miniature anvil that floats like a feather when dropped
Possible Pet - Chief is a beautiful awakened fungus. They are covered in scars and have an unusual coloration