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== History ==
 
== History ==
Bregor was the oldest child and only son of [[Boromir (Lord of Ladros)|Boromir]]; his sisters were [[Andreth]] and [[Beril]]. He became Lord of Ladros after the passing of his father in {{FA|432|n}}. In total, he fathered five children, and and he was a direct antecendant of the great heroes of men, [[Beren]], [[Túrin]] and [[Húrin]]<ref name=WJBeor/>, and after his death, he was succeeded by his eldest son [[Bregolas]].
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Born into the [[House of Bëor]], Bregor was the eldest child and only son of [[Boromir (Lord of Ladros)|Boromir]]; his sisters were [[Andreth]] and [[Beril]].  
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In total, Bregor fathered five children who were three daughters: [[Bregil]], [[Hirwen]] and [[Gilwen]], and two sons: [[Bregolas]] and [[Barahir]].
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When Bregor was [[First Age 410|51 years]] old, the region of [[Ladros]] in [[Dorthonion]] was given to his House, and his father became its first Lord.<ref>{{WJ|14}}, p. 228-9</ref> Bregor became the head of his House and Lord of Ladros after the passing of his father in {{FA|432|n}}. He ruled his people peacefully for sixteen years until his death, when Bregor was succeeded by his eldest son, Bregolas.
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Through his many descendants, Bregor was a direct ancestor of the great heroes of men, [[Beren]], [[Húrin]], [[Túrin]], and [[Tuor]].<ref name=WJBeor/> His weapon was a famed [[Bow of Bregor|bow]] which became a heirloom of the [[House of Bëor]].<ref>{{UT|Numenor}}, Note 2</ref>
  
 
== Genealogy ==
 
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{{familytree | | | | | | | | | BRE | | AND | | BER | | | | | | BEN |BRE='''BREGOR'''<br/><small>''{{FA|359|n}} - {{FA|448|n}}''</small>|AND=[[Andreth]]<br/><small>''{{FA|361|n}} - {{FA|455|n}}''</small>|BER=[[Beril]]<br/><small>''b. {{FA|365|n}}''</small>|BEN=[[Beren (son of Belemir)|Beren]]<br/><small>''b. {{FA|374|n}}''</small>}}
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{{familytree | BRA | | BEL | | BET | | BAR | | BEG | | | | BER | | |BRA=[[Brandir (son of Arachon)|Brandir]]<br/><small>''b. {{FA|409|n}}''</small>|BEL=[[Beldis]]<br/><small>''b. {{FA|411|n}}''</small>|BET=[[Beleth]]<br/><small>''b. {{FA|417|n}}''</small>|BAR=[[Baragund]]<br/><small>''{{FA|420|n}} - {{FA|460|n}}''</small>|BEG=[[Belegund]]<br/><small>''{{FA|422|n}} - {{FA|460|n}}''</small>|BER=[[Beren]]<br/><small>''{{FA|432|n}} - {{FA|503|n}}''</small>}}
 
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==Other Versions of the Legendarium==
 
==Other Versions of the Legendarium==
 
In the ''[[The Grey Annals]]'', created in the 1930s,<ref>{{WJ|P1}}</ref> Bëor was followed by his sons [[Bregolas]] and [[Barahir]].  After publication of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'' a new genealogy for the [[House of Bëor]] was made in the 1950s and at that time four generations (Baran, Boron, Boromir, and ''Bregor'') were inserted after Bëor, with Bregor the father of Bregolas and Barahir.<ref name=WJBeor>{{WJ|14}}, ''(i) The House of Bëor''</ref>
 
In the ''[[The Grey Annals]]'', created in the 1930s,<ref>{{WJ|P1}}</ref> Bëor was followed by his sons [[Bregolas]] and [[Barahir]].  After publication of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'' a new genealogy for the [[House of Bëor]] was made in the 1950s and at that time four generations (Baran, Boron, Boromir, and ''Bregor'') were inserted after Bëor, with Bregor the father of Bregolas and Barahir.<ref name=WJBeor>{{WJ|14}}, ''(i) The House of Bëor''</ref>
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Latest revision as of 09:02, 18 September 2016

Bregor
Adan
Marya Filatova - Ladros.jpg
"Ladros" by Marya Filatova
Biographical Information
Titles2nd Lord of Ladros
Position5th Head of the House of Bëor
LocationLadros
BirthF.A. 359
RuleF.A. 432-448
DeathF.A. 448 (aged 89)
Family
HouseHouse of Bëor
ParentageBoromir
SiblingsAndreth and Beril
ChildrenBregil, Hirwen, Bregolas, Gilwen, Barahir
Physical Description
GenderMale
WeaponryBow of Bregor
GalleryImages of Bregor

Bregor (F.A. 359 - 448) was the second Lord of Ladros.

[edit] History

Born into the House of Bëor, Bregor was the eldest child and only son of Boromir; his sisters were Andreth and Beril.

In total, Bregor fathered five children who were three daughters: Bregil, Hirwen and Gilwen, and two sons: Bregolas and Barahir.

When Bregor was 51 years old, the region of Ladros in Dorthonion was given to his House, and his father became its first Lord.[1] Bregor became the head of his House and Lord of Ladros after the passing of his father in 432. He ruled his people peacefully for sixteen years until his death, when Bregor was succeeded by his eldest son, Bregolas.

Through his many descendants, Bregor was a direct ancestor of the great heroes of men, Beren, Húrin, Túrin, and Tuor.[2] His weapon was a famed bow which became a heirloom of the House of Bëor.[3]

[edit] Genealogy

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Boron
315 - 408
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Boromir
338 - 432
 
Belegor
b. 340
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
BREGOR
359 - 448
 
Andreth
361 - 455
 
Beril
b. 365
 
 
 
 
 
Beren
b. 374
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Arachon
unknown
 
Bregil
b. 386
 
Hirwen
389
 
Bregolas
393 - 455
 
Gilwen
b. 397
 
Barahir
400 - 460
 
Emeldir
b. 406
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brandir
b. 409
 
Beldis
b. 411
 
Beleth
b. 417
 
Baragund
420 - 460
 
Belegund
422 - 460
 
 
 
Beren
432 - 503
 
 

[edit] Other Versions of the Legendarium

In the The Grey Annals, created in the 1930s,[4] Bëor was followed by his sons Bregolas and Barahir. After publication of The Lord of the Rings a new genealogy for the House of Bëor was made in the 1950s and at that time four generations (Baran, Boron, Boromir, and Bregor) were inserted after Bëor, with Bregor the father of Bregolas and Barahir.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Two. The Later Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Coming of Men into the West (Chapter 14)", p. 228-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Two. The Later Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Coming of Men into the West (Chapter 14)", (i) The House of Bëor
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "A Description of the Island of Númenor", Note 2
  4. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part One. The Grey Annals"
Bregor
House of Bëor
Born: F.A. 359 Died: F.A. 448
Preceded by:
Boromir
5th Head of the House of Bëor
F.A. 432 - 448
Followed by:
Bregolas
2nd Lord of Ladros
F.A. 432 - 448