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Proudfoot Family

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The Proudfoot Family was a family of Hobbits of the Shire.

Genealogy

All recorded members of the family:[1]

 
 
Bodo Proudfoot
 
Linda Baggins
S.R. 1262 - S.R. 1363
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Odo Proudfoot
S.R. 1304 - S.R. 1405
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Olo Proudfoot
S.R. 1346 - S.R. 1435
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sancho Proudfoot
S.R. 1390
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Etymology

There is some uncertainty about the plural form of "Proudfoot" - the family themselves apparently used "Proudfeet", but Bilbo pointedly preferred "Proudfoots".[2] Proudfoot is a real-life English surname.[3]

See Also

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Long-expected Party"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Nomenclature of The Lord of the Rings" in Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 762