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Roper Family

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The Roper Family was a young family of Hobbits, an offshoot of the Gamgee Family.

History

Andwise Gamgee adopted the surname Roper in honour of the family trade, which was started two generations earlier.[1]

Genealogy

 
 
Hobson "Roper" Gamgee
1285-1384
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Andwise Roper
1323
 
 
Other children
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anson Roper
1361
 
 
 
 
 


References

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