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|birth={{SR|1256}}
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|parentage=[[Mungo Baggins]] and [[Laura Grubb]]
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|}}'''Belba Baggins''' ([[Third Age|T.A.]] 2856 - 2956, died aged 100) was the eldest daughter, and second-oldest child, of [[Mungo Baggins]] and [[Laura Grubb]].  
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|}}'''Belba Baggins''' was a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
  
Belba was the aunt of [[Bilbo Baggins|Bilbo]], and although this isn't stated in the genealogies of [[The Lord of the Rings]], she is the great-grandmother of [[Fredegar Bolger|"Fatty" Bolger]].
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==History==
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Belba was the eldest daughter, and second-oldest child, of [[Mungo Baggins]] and [[Laura Grubb]]. This made her the aunt of [[Bilbo Baggins|Bilbo]]. She married [[Rudigar Bolger]], and they had one child together, [[Herugar Bolger|Herugar]], the grandfather of Fredegar.<ref>{{App|Baggins}}</ref>
  
Belba married [[Rudigar Bulger]], and they had one child together, [[Herugar Boldger|Herugar]], the grandfather of Fredegar.
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==Portrayal in Adaptations==
 
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'''2003: [[The Hobbit (2003 video game)|''The Hobbit'' (2003 video game)]]:'''
It is likely that Belba removed to Budgeford, the seat of the [[Bolger|Bolgers]].
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:Five portraits are clustered on a wall in [[Bag End]]. One of them is Belba, and one of Bilbo's lines when looking at the portraits is "That's my Aunt Belba".
 
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[[Category:Baggins]][[Category:Hobbits]]
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[[Category:Baggins]][[Category:Bolger]][[Category:Hobbits]]
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[[de:Belba Bolger]]
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[[fr:encyclo:personnages:hobbits:sacquet:belba_sacquet]]
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[[fi:Belba Reppuli]]

Revision as of 18:17, 11 December 2012

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Belba Baggins
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationBudgeford
BirthS.R. 1256
DeathS.R. 1356
Family
ParentageMungo Baggins and Laura Grubb
Physical Description
GenderFemale
Belba Baggins was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

Belba was the eldest daughter, and second-oldest child, of Mungo Baggins and Laura Grubb. This made her the aunt of Bilbo. She married Rudigar Bolger, and they had one child together, Herugar, the grandfather of Fredegar.[1]

Portrayal in Adaptations

2003: The Hobbit (2003 video game):

Five portraits are clustered on a wall in Bag End. One of them is Belba, and one of Bilbo's lines when looking at the portraits is "That's my Aunt Belba".

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"