A brief synopsis of the life of Nigellus Banks, first captain of the Due Return:
- Arrival: Born to mother Myra Penelope Bethancourt, father unknown, in TD+1
- Captainship Span: TD+1 thru TD+8
- Legacy: Helped construct the ship and collect the first crew in TD+2. Created the Control Dome and assisted in the construction of N.O.M.A.D.
- Death: TD+8, In The Land of the Lotus Eaters, spent last breath and last drop of life fixing the engine coil so the Due Return could continue on its journey.
- Offspring: Jessica Rowe