The Gardner family, also collectively known as the Gardners of the Hill, was the family name taken by the descendants of Samwise Gamgee and Rose Cotton in honour of Sam's replanting of the Shire after the War of the Ring.
The Gardner family tree[edit | edit source]
The figures after the names are those of birth (and death where that is recorded). A dashed line indicates marriage.
Family tree notes[edit | edit source]
- Rode from Bag End on 22 September 1482. Said to have passed over the Sea.
- Fastred and Elanor removed to the Westmarch, a country then newly settled (being a gift of King Elessar) between the Far Downs and the Tower Hills. From them came the Fairbairns of the Towers, Wardens of Westmarch, who inherited the Red Book, and made several copies with various notes and later additions.
- Son of Thain Peregrin I.