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Hildigard Took

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'''Hildigard Took''' was a [[Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
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'''Hildigard Took''' was a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
 
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==History==
 
==History==

Revision as of 17:59, 10 January 2011

Hildigard Took
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationGreat Smials, Tuckborough
BirthBetween S.R. 1232 and 1238
Family
ParentageGerontius Took
Adamanta Chubb
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Hildigard Took was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

Hildigard was a daughter the Old Took and Adamanta Chubb. She died at a young age.[1]

Etymology

"Hildigard" come from the Germanic roots hild meaning "battle" and gard meaning "protection".[2]

Genealogy

 
 
 
 
Fortinbras I
1145 - 1248
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Old Took
1190 - 1320
 
Adamanta Chubb
unknown
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Isengrim III
1232 - 1330
 
HILDIGARD
(died young)
 
Isumbras IV
1238 - 1339
 
9 children
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lalia Clayhanger
1283 - 1402
 
Fortinbras II
1278 - 1380
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ferumbras III
1316 - 1415
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other versions of the Legendarium

An earlier version of the Took family tree gives Hildigard's birth and death dates as 1235 and 1255.[3]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Took of Great Smials"
  2. Jim Allan (ed.), An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "The Family Trees"