The Goold family was a family of Hobbits, perhaps (as the name implies) of the upper class. Menegilda Goold married Rorimac Brandybuck.
- ↑ Robert Foster, The Complete Guide to Middle-earth p. 171
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Brandybuck of Buckland"