Faith Lucy Tilly Faulconbridge (1928- 24 October, 2017) was the first wife of Christopher Tolkien. They married on April 2, 1951 and separated in 1964; the divorce followed three years later. She was a sculptress, and made the bust of Tolkien that the English Faculty at Oxford presented to him at his retirement.
- ↑ http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/thetimes-uk/obituary.aspx?pid=187107377
- ↑ http://tolkienbrasil.com/noticias/diversas/faleceu-faith-tolkien-primeira-esposa-de-christopher-tolkien/
- ↑ Douglas A. Anderson, "Tolkien, Faith", published in J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia (edited by Michael D.C. Drout), pp. 665-6