Born in the refugee of the Grey Glen the son of a Kennelmaster and a Clan Woman whom gave birth while under the captivity of Lord Tollett.
As soon as he was old enough he left his home due to hatred towards his Father. He went to the riverlands and joined a group of men known as the Brown Brothers. He joined them on robbing caravans near harrennhall. while riding to a local tavern by himself, he was caught by Frey men and was judged by one of the bastards. He took the choice of heading to the wall where he spent the next 20 years fighting his way up the ranks. After the Slaughter of the Shadow tower it was Tytos who advised Lord Commander Damon Webber to lead the Nights Watch to back the Starks.