Lord Kerrington Ravenhearth was the descendant of a long line of famous Ravenhearths. In the estimation of Hearthstone doorman, Albert, Kerrington's most notable ancestor was Lord Tannith Ravenhearth, Slayer of Dagothra. Kerrington built Hearthstone Manor as shelter for the famous adventurers of Elanthia, where legends could come to relax. He loved to hear tales of adventure from other great adventurers.
According to the doorman, Kerrington believed that fame is the heart of the aristocrat. To earn one's fame was a great accomplishment.