From Tolkien Gateway
|Man of Bree|
|Death||T.A. 3019 |
Rowlie Appledore was a man of Bree and member of the Appledore Family.
Rowlie was killed in early January, T.A. 3019, fighting Bill Ferny and Sharkey's ruffians.
Rowlie is diminutive of Rowland, from hrod "fame" + land. Appledore is an old word for "apple tree".
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "Homeward Bound"
- ↑ An Introduction to Elvish, Giving of Names