Fred served as Regent for Willoughby and later for Sylvester until he and the position was taken by Mortimer. As Regent he ran The Mansion of E from the death of Willoughby in 5411 HC until Sylvester became Earl in 5412 HC.
Frederick was once a skilled wizard before The Crash. However, he did not lose his powers in The Crash, but before it, when he accidentally summoned a powerful and dangerous Demon. He managed to magically bind it, losing in the . In a possible case of Stockholm Syndrome, the demon became romantically involved with Frederick. That Demon is the Woman of Mystery, aka Myrrh.
- ↑ Confirmed by author in comic chatbox. Not discussed in the comic.