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Gamwich Family

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A family of [[Hobbits]] who took their name from the village where they lived, [[Gamwich]] in the [[Shire]]. Over the years, as the family spread to other parts of the Shire, the name became corrupted, so at the time of the [[War of the Ring]], their descendants living in [[Hobbiton]] were known as the [[Gamgee Family|Gamgees]].
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The '''Gamwich Family''' was a family of [[Hobbits]] from the town of [[Gamwich]]. Through many generations, the family gave rise to the [[Gamgee Family]], [[Roper Family]] and [[Gardner Family]].<ref>{{App|Gamgee}}</ref>
  
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==Genealogy==
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{{familytree | | |HAM| | | |HAM=[[Hamfast of Gamwich]]<br><small>{{SR|1160|n}}</small>}}
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{{familytree | | | |!| | | }}
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{{familytree | | |WIS| |HOL| | |WIS='''[[Wiseman Gamwich]]<br><small>{{SR|1200|n}}'''</small>|HOL=[[Holman the greenhanded|Holman]]<br><small>{{SR|1210|n}}</small>}}
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{{familytree | | | |!| | | |)|-|-|-|-|.}}
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{{familytree | | |HOB|y|ROW| | | |:| |HOB=[[Hob Gammidge]]<br><small>{{SR|1246|n}}</small>|ROW=[[Rowan]]<br><small>{{SR|1249|n}}</small>}}
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{{familytree | | | | | |!| | | | | | |:|}}
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{{familytree | | | | |HOB| | | | | |:|HOB=[[Hobson|Roper Gamgee]]<br><small>{{SR|1285|n}}-{{SR|1384|n}}</small>}}
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{{familytree | | | |,|-|^|-|.| | | | |:}}
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{{familytree | | |ROP| |GAM| | |COT| |ROP=[[Roper Family]]|GAM=[[Gamgee Family]]|COT=[[Cotton Family]]}}
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{{familytree/end}}
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{{references}}
 
[[Category:Hobbit Families]]
 
[[Category:Hobbit Families]]
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[[Category:Gamwich]]
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[[Category:Gammidge]]
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[[Category:Gamgee]]

Latest revision as of 09:03, 9 December 2010

The Gamwich Family was a family of Hobbits from the town of Gamwich. Through many generations, the family gave rise to the Gamgee Family, Roper Family and Gardner Family.[1]

[edit] Genealogy

 
 
Hamfast of Gamwich
1160
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wiseman Gamwich
1200
 
Holman
1210
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hob Gammidge
1246
 
Rowan
1249
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Roper Gamgee
1285-1384
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Roper Family
 
Gamgee Family
 
 
Cotton Family
 


[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "The Longfather-tree of Master Samwise"