Marius Boniface aka Shadowman
Marius was a soldier in the army in the 1800′s who’s life was saved by Sandria Darque.They fell in love and managed to flee to New Orleans where she gave birth to his child. Attacked by Master Darque, Sandria used her powers to bond their child to him saving both their lives and creating a weapon to kill Darque. He became the very first in the Shadowman line and the ancestor of Josiah Boniface, and Jack Boniface (Shadowman  #10).
Powers:Symbiotic relationship with a shadow Loa/Spirit passed along his bloodline granting him an assortment of powers and abilities.