Tolkien Gateway

Tolkien Gateway is 10 years old. Sign up today to edit TG and help us grow for years to come.

Julian Tolkien

Julian Tolkien, son of Hilary Tolkien, is the nephew of J.R.R. Tolkien. He and his wife Glynis has three sons: Timothy, Nicholas and Stephen.

Julian Tolkien has recalled that his uncle John Ronald was a "witty raconteur" and that he "saw the fun in things and had strong Christian principles".[1]


  1. Sandra Carter, "Related to Tolkien" (dated 14 December 2001) at (accessed 25 October 2012)