Source: Stolen Land, pg(s). 61
Lord Nikos Surtova ruled Issia until Choral the Conqueror arrived in 4499 AR. Upon meeting, Surtova agreed to surrender Issia to Choral in exchange for House Surtova retaining a powerful place under Choral. Surtova married Myrna Rogarvia, daughter of Choral. This became important in 4699 AR as their descendant, Noleski Surtova, claimed the throne when House Rogarvia disappeared.