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Honors and awards
Heroic, serious, loving, caring, understanding, kind-hearted, magnanimous, fatherly, protective, intelligent, selfless, brave, self-confident, strong-willed, charming, gentlemanly, polite, well-bred, civilized, noble, jovial, optimistic, noble, adventurous, trustworthy, heroic, athletic, nice, big-hearted, respectful, independent, sympathetic, benevolent, patient, joyous, organized, hard-working, no-nonsense, bold, rebellious, imaginative, sweet, bright, playful
Very slender light brown mouse, brown spots
Former leader of the rats of NIMH
To free the mice and rats from NIMH (succeeded when he was still alive).
The garden patch
Mrs. Brisby (wife), Teresa Brisby, Cynthia Brisby (daughters), Martin Brisby, Timothy Brisby (sons)
Mr. Ages, Nicodemus Justin
His wife, his job
Powers and abilities
Gets killed by Dragon while drugging him
Jonathan Brisby is the husband of Mrs. Brisby and father of their four children in . He was the bravest of all the street rats and mice. It is said that without his bravery, none of the rodents would have survived the escape through the ventilation system. Alas, he couldn't save himself from getting killed by the farmer's cat The Secret of NIMH Dragon while drugging him. He had sacrificed himself to save the rodents.