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Théodwyn

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[[File:|320x480px|thumb|center|"Théodwyn" by Rebecca M. Beit-Aharon]]
Rohir
Théodwyn
Biographical Information
LocationRohan
BirthT.A. 2963
DeathT.A. 3002 (aged 39)
Family
HouseHouse of Eorl
ParentageThengel and Morwen
SiblingsThéoden, three unnamed sisters
SpouseÉomund
ChildrenÉomer and Éowyn
Physical Description
GenderFemale
GalleryImages of Théodwyn

Théodwyn (T.A. 2963-3002) was the mother of Éomer and Éowyn.

History

Théodwyn was a noble woman of Rohan, the sister of Théoden, and the daughter of Thengel and Morwen Steelsheen. She was married to Éomund of Eastfold in T.A. 2989. Her son Éomer was born in 2991, and her daughter Éowyn in 2995.

Éomund was slain in 3002. Not long after that Théodwyn died of illness. Théoden raised her two children after her death.[1]

Etymology

Théodwyn is Old English for "joy of the people".

Genealogy

Fengel
2870 - 2953
Eofor
unknown
two daughters
unknown
Thengel
2905 - 2980
Morwen Steelsheen
b. 2922
Elfhild
d. 2978
Théoden
2948 - 3019
three daughters
unknown
THÉODWYN
2963 - 3002
Éomund
d. 3002
Théodred
2978 - 3019
Lothíriel
b. 2999
Éomer
2991 - Fo.A. 63
Éowyn
b. 2995
Faramir
2983 - Fo.A. 82
Elfwine
unknown
Elboron
unknown

References