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Frodo Gardner

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Frodo Gardner
Biographical Information
Other namesFrodo-lad[1]
Locationthe Shire
BirthShire Reckoning 1423[2]
ParentageSamwise Gamgee + Rose Cotton
Physical Description
GalleryImages of Frodo Gardner

Frodo Gardner was the second child and eldest son of Samwise Gamgee and Rose Cotton.


Frodo was named after his father's best friend, Frodo Baggins. It was always his intention to name one of his children after Frodo. Though the first child was a girl, the second became Frodo.[1]

Portrayal in Adaptations

2009: The Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's Quest:

Frodo Gamgee is set to be a minor playable character in this upcoming game.


  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "The Grey Havens"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "The Long-father Tree of Master Samwise"