The general inhabitants of Earth were unaware of Avarrish's existence
Unnamed region of Hell
Place of Birth
Defenders #93 (1981)
Isaac Christians, who promised to serve Avarrish in return for making the town of Christiansboro, Virgina, prosperous once again. Avarrish began to take control of Christiansboro's inhabitants, exerting more and more control over them over time. In order to taunt the Gargoyle, Avarrish placed Christians' soul in the Gargoyle's body and the Gargoyle's soul in Christians' body. Avarrish made another deal with the dying Dorothy Walker, who was promised youth and extended life if she would give up the soul of her daughter, Patsy Walker, who was a member of the Defenders known as Hellcat.
Dolly Donahue, in the explosion. Avarrish created an illusion that the house was still standing, but the Defenders, with Hellstorm, soon uncovered the illusion and traced Pasty back to Christianboro. After the Defenders fought Avarrish's demonic hordes and a transformed and possessed Hellcat, Pasty's soul reasserted itself and drove Avarrish from it. The town of Christianboro was released from the influence of Avarrish as well, but Christians remained in the Gargoyle's body christening himself the hero and joining the Defenders. The true Gargoyle would remain in Christians' human form for several more months, and would later attempt revenge on Christians and the Defenders. Avarrish's whereabouts remain a mystery to this date.