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The Barovs (known as the House Barov or the House of Barov) were an extremely wealthy family in Lordaeron, owning the land which comprised Caer Darrow, Brill, Southshore, and Tarren Mill.
Not content with their enormous holdings, the Barovs entered into a deal with the human mage Kel'Thuzad, leader of the Cult of the Damned. The once opulent House of Barov became the horrific Scholomance, a school of necromancy underneath Caer Darrow. When the Barov family pledged their allegiance to the Cult, Lord Alexei Barov became an undead death knight while Lady Illucia and their daughter Jandice were turned into undead ghosts. Alexi Barov also became undead, however, he was one of the freed by Sylvanas Windrunner and became a Forsaken. Weldon Barov, the only still-living member of the family, was able to escape from Kel'Thuzad, eventually siding with the Alliance. How voluntarily Lord Alexei entered the deal is unknown, but after his death, Alexei's spirit tried to cleanse Scholomance of the Scourge.
Their family fortune still, in theory, belongs to them, but the Barovs themselves were scattered. Eventually, Weldon and Alexi tried to reunite within the context of the Barov Industries, but they ended up betraying each other. It is unknown what happened to the deeds of the enormous family fortune.
The family was also served by a certain number of peasant servants: