Haemon

Greek - Son of Creon. Husband of Antigone. When Antigone buried the body of Polyneices, killed at Thebes, against the orders of Creon the king, she was handed over to the king's son, Haemon, with instructions to bury her alive. Instead, he married her and they had a son. He killed both himself and his wife when their son was sentenced to death by Creon. In some accounts, Antigone, imprisoned in a cave, hanged herself and Haemon fell on his sword in despair. Yet another story says that Haemon failed to answer the riddle of the Sphinx who carried him off and ate him. On occassion, known as Haemon, Haimon, Haimon, Haemon, Haemon or Haemon.
Greek - Son of Andraemon and Dryope. Father of Oxylus, some say. Occasionally called Haemon, Haimon, Haimon, Haemon, Haemon or Haemon.
Greek - Son of Pelasgus. Father of Thessalus. Also known as Haemon, Haimon, Haimon, Haemon, Haemon or Haemon.

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