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Fortinbras Took II

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| birth=[[Third Age|T.A.]] 2878
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'''Fortinbras Took II''' was the grandson of [[Gerontius Took|Gerontius]], the [[Old Took]], who inherited the title of [[Thain]] from his father, [[Isumbras Took IV|Isumbras IV]]. He became Thain just two years before [[Bilbo Baggins]] left [[Hobbiton]] for his adventures in [[The Wild]]. He married [[Lalia Clayhanger]], who was to become a famous matriarch of the [[Took Family|Took clan]], and came to be called [[Lalia the Great]].
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'''Fortinbras Took II''' was the grandson of [[Gerontius Took|Gerontius]], the [[Old Took]], who inherited the title of [[Thain]] from his father, [[Isumbras Took IV|Isumbras IV]] on his death in T.A. 2939.  
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He became Thain just two years before [[Bilbo Baggins]] left [[Hobbiton]] for his adventures in [[The Wild]]. He married [[Lalia Clayhanger]] in T.A. 2914, who was to become a famous matriarch of the [[Took Family|Took clan]], and came to be called [[Lalia the Great]], and had one son, [[Ferumbras Took III]] who was born in T.A. 2916.
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After Fortinbras's death in T.A. 2980 and was succeeded as Thain by his son, however, in accordance with Took tradition, Lalia continued to be head of the family until her death in T.A. 3002.
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|prev=[[Isumbras Took IV]]
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|list=29th [[Thain]] of [[The Shire]]<br><code>III</code> 2939 - 2980
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Revision as of 11:28, 18 December 2007

Fortinbras Took II
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationGreat Smials
BirthT.A. 2878
DeathT.A. 2980
Family
ParentageIsumbras IV
Physical Description
GenderMale

Fortinbras Took II was the grandson of Gerontius, the Old Took, who inherited the title of Thain from his father, Isumbras IV on his death in T.A. 2939.

He became Thain just two years before Bilbo Baggins left Hobbiton for his adventures in The Wild. He married Lalia Clayhanger in T.A. 2914, who was to become a famous matriarch of the Took clan, and came to be called Lalia the Great, and had one son, Ferumbras Took III who was born in T.A. 2916.

After Fortinbras's death in T.A. 2980 and was succeeded as Thain by his son, however, in accordance with Took tradition, Lalia continued to be head of the family until her death in T.A. 3002.

Preceded by:
Isumbras Took IV
29th Thain of The Shire
III 2939 - 2980
Followed by:
Ferumbras Took III