The Families were the organized groups of mages originally from Westil whom had been regarded as gods by generations of Drowther on Earth. The following groups were known to have been Westilian families:

  • Norths ("Norse" mages living in the United States)
    • Names passed down to great mages: Odin, Loki, Thor
  • Pelasgians (inaccurately referred to as the Greeks)
    • Names passed down to great mages: Zeus, Hermes
  • Dorians (defeated and assimilated with Pelasgians)
  • Ionians (defeated and assimilated with Pelasgians)
  • Indians
  • Persians
  • Gauls
  • Hittites
  • Latins
  • Goths
  • Egyptians

The following drowther cultures were known to worship Westilian families of antiquity:

  • Norse
  • Phrygians
  • Hittites
  • Greeks
  • Celts
  • Persians
  • Hindi
  • Slavs
  • Egyptians