Stephen Stanton

Place of Origin:England
Appears in The Dark is Rising,Silver on the Tree

Stephen Stanton was the oldest child in the Stanton family. He was Will's favorite brother. Stephen left home, having joined the British Navy. At the start of The Dark is Rising, he is referred to as "Lieutenant Stephen Stanton, R.N.". He meets many Old Ones at ports of call who have messages or gifts for Will, and becomes convinced that Will is involved in something illicit, like drug-running or smuggling.