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Rachel Tolkien

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Rachel Tolkien (born 1971) is the daughter of Baillie Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien, sibling to Adam Tolkien. This makes J.R.R. Tolkien her grandfather.

Rachel Tolkien attended the world premiere of The Lord of the Rings Musical in Toronto in 2006. She said that the "set is incredible, the costumes are beautiful," and that "[e]verything to me that is the most important, and the most moving in the book, they've gotten on the stage".[1]

Family Tree

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Edith Bratt
 
J.R.R. Tolkien
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
John Tolkien
 
Michael Tolkien
 
Faith Faulconbridge
 
Christopher Tolkien
 
Baillie Tolkien
 
Priscilla Tolkien
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Simon Tolkien
 
 
Adam Tolkien
 
Rachel Tolkien


References

  1. "Tolkien's kin says 'Rings' play OK (archived)" dated 26 March 2006, ContraCostaTimes.com at WayBackMachine (accessed 01 July 2013)