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Tarondor (King of Arnor)

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This article is about the King of Arnor. For the King of Gondor, see Tarondor (King of Gondor).
Tarondor
Arnorian
Biographical Information
PositionKing of Arnor
BirthT.A. 372
RuleT.A. 515 - 602
Death230 years, T.A. 602
Family
ParentageTarcil
ChildrenValandur
Physical Description
GenderMale

Tarondor (T.A. 372[1]-602,[2] died aged 230) was the seventh King of Arnor.

History

Tarondor was the son of King Tarcil, and succeeded his father when he died in 515.

He ruled the North-kingdom in a time of peace, long before the troubles came that would overwhelm and destroy it. He ruled for eighty-seven years, and was succeeded by his son, Valandur, when he died in 602.[2]

Genealogy

Isildur
 
 
 
 
Tarcil
 
 
 
 
TARONDOR
 
 
 
 
Valandur
 
 
 
 
Elendur

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "The Heirs of Elendil", p. 292
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "The Realms in Exile", "The Northern Line: Heirs of Isildur"
Preceded by:
Tarcil
7th King of Arnor
T.A. 515 - 602
Followed by:
Valandur