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Elfstan Fairbairn

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'''Elfstan Fairbairn''' was the son of [[Fastred of Greenholm]] and [[Samwise Gamgee]]'s eldest daughter [[Elanor Gardner|Elanor]], born in the year {{FA|34}} (1454 by the [[Shire-reckoning]]).<ref>{{App|Later}}</ref>  
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'''Elfstan Fairbairn''' was the son of [[Fastred of Greenholm]] and [[Samwise Gamgee]]'s eldest daughter [[Elanor Gardner|Elanor]], born in the year {{FA|34}} (1454 by the [[Shire-reckoning]]).<ref>{{App|Later}}</ref> Obviously he was also a [[Warden of Westmarch]].<ref name=guide/>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
His name means "Elfstone", and its connection to the royal name [[Aragorn|Aragorn II]] is no doubt more than coincidence.
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His name means "Elfstone", and probably he was named so in honor of King [[Elessar]].<ref name=guide>{{HM|Guide}}, entry "Elfstan Fairbairn"</ref>
 
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Latest revision as of 18:57, 10 January 2014

Elfstan Fairbairn
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Biographical Information
LocationUndertowers
BirthS.R. 1454
Family
FamilyFairbairn Family
ParentageFastred of Greenholm and Elanor Gardner
SiblingsFíriel
Physical Description
GenderMale

Elfstan Fairbairn was the son of Fastred of Greenholm and Samwise Gamgee's eldest daughter Elanor, born in the year F.A. 34 (1454 by the Shire-reckoning).[1] Obviously he was also a Warden of Westmarch.[2]

[edit] Etymology

His name means "Elfstone", and probably he was named so in honor of King Elessar.[2]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "Later Events Concerning the Members of the Fellowship of the Ring"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Robert Foster, The Complete Guide to Middle-earth, entry "Elfstan Fairbairn"