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| [[Fourth Age 55|55]] || 1476 || [[Samwise Gamgee]] ends his seventh and last term as [[Mayor of Michel Delving]].<ref name="B5"/>
 
| [[Fourth Age 55|55]] || 1476 || [[Samwise Gamgee]] ends his seventh and last term as [[Mayor of Michel Delving]].<ref name="B5"/>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 61|61]] || 1482 || Death of [[Rose Cotton|Rose Gamgee]] on Midyear's Day.<ref name="B5"/><br>On [[22 September]] [[Samwise Gamgee|Samwise]] rides out from [[Bag End]] and he comes to the [[Tower Hills]], where he is last seen by [[Elanor]]. He gives her the [[Red Book]] afterwards kept by the [[Fairbairn Family|Fairbairns]]. Samwise passes the Towers, goes to the [[Grey Havens]] and passes over the [[Belegaer|Sea]], last of the Ring-bearers.<ref name="B5"/>
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| [[Fourth Age 61|61]] || 1482 || Death of [[Rose Cotton|Rose Gamgee]] on Midyear's Day.<ref name="B5"/><br>On [[22 September]] [[Samwise Gamgee|Samwise]] rides out from [[Bag End]] and he comes to the [[Tower Hills]], where he is last seen by [[Elanor]]. He gives her the [[Red Book of Westmarch|Red Book]] afterwards kept by the [[Fairbairn Family|Fairbairns]]. Samwise passes the Towers, goes to the [[Grey Havens]] and passed over the [[Belegaer|Sea]], last of the Ring-bearers.<ref name="B5"/>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 63|63]] || 1484 || [[Peregrin Took]] commissions a copy of the original [[Red Book|Red Book of the Periannath]], later known as the [[Thain's Book]], at the request of King Elessar. [[Meriadoc Brandybuck]] and Peregrin depart from [[the Shire]] and travel south carrying the book. [[Faramir Took I]] succeeds his father Peregrin as [[Thain]] of [[the Shire]]. Meriadoc comes to [[Edoras]] and is with King [[Éomer]] before he dies in the autumn. Meriadoc and Peregrin come to [[Gondor]] and pass what short years are left to them in that realm, until they die and are laid in [[Rath Dínen]] among the great of [[Gondor]].<ref name="B5"/><br>[[Elfwine]] becomes [[King of Rohan]].<ref name="A2">{{App|A2}}</ref>
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| [[Fourth Age 63|63]] || 1484 || [[Meriadoc Brandybuck]] and [[Peregrin Took]] depart from [[the Shire]] and travel into the south. [[Faramir Took I]] succeeds his father [[Peregrin Took|Peregrin]] as [[Thain]] of [[the Shire]]. [[Meriadoc Brandybuck|Meriadoc]] comes to [[Edoras]] and is with King [[Éomer]] before he dies in the autumn. Then he and [[Thain]] [[Peregrin Took|Peregrin]] come to [[Gondor]] and pass what short years are left to them in that realm, until they die and are laid in [[Rath Dínen]] among the great of [[Gondor]].<ref name="B5"/> [[Elfwine]] becomes [[King of Rohan]].<ref name="A2">{{App|A2}}</ref>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 67|67]] || 1488 || Death of Prince [[Elphir]]. [[Alphros]] becomes [[Prince of Dol Amroth]].<ref name="Elendil-223"/>
 
| [[Fourth Age 67|67]] || 1488 || Death of Prince [[Elphir]]. [[Alphros]] becomes [[Prince of Dol Amroth]].<ref name="Elendil-223"/>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 80|80]] || 1501 || Birth of [[Harding of the Hill]] (Harding Gardner), [[Samwise Gamgee]]'s great-grandson and the last head of the [[Gardner Family]] named in the histories.<ref name="C4"/>
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| [[Fourth Age 80|80]] || 1501 || Birth of [[Harding of the Hill]] (Harding Gardner).<ref name="C4"/>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 82|82]] || 1503 || Death of [[Faramir]].<ref name="South">{{App|South}}</ref> [[Elboron]] becomes [[Prince of Ithilien]] and Steward of the [[Reunited Kingdom]].<ref name="Elendil-221">{{PM|Elendil}}, p. 221</ref>
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| [[Fourth Age 82|82]] || 1503 || Death of [[Faramir]].<ref name="South">{{App|South}}</ref> [[Elboron]] becomes [[Prince of Ithilien]] and Steward of the Reunited Kingdom.<ref name="Elendil-221">{{PM|Elendil}}, p. 221</ref>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 91|91]] || 1512 || Death of [[Dwalin]] at 340 years of age.<ref name="A3">{{App|A3}}</ref>
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| [[Fourth Age 91|91]] || 1512 || Apparent death of [[Dwalin]] at 340 years of age.<ref name="A3">{{App|A3}}</ref>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 95|95]] || 1516 || Death of [[Alphros]].<ref name="Elendil-223">{{PM|Elendil}}, p 223</ref>
 
| [[Fourth Age 95|95]] || 1516 || Death of [[Alphros]].<ref name="Elendil-223">{{PM|Elendil}}, p 223</ref>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 120|120]] || 1541 || [[1 March]]: King [[Aragorn|Elessar]] dies. It is said that the beds of Meriadoc and Peregrin are set beside the bed of the great king. [[Eldarion]] becomes King of the Reunited Kingdom.<ref name="B5"/><br>[[Legolas]] builds a grey ship in [[Ithilien]], and with [[Gimli]] sails down [[Anduin]] and so over the [[Belegaer|Sea]]. End in [[Middle-earth]] of the [[Fellowship of the Ring]].<ref name="B5"/>
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| [[Fourth Age 120|120]] || 1541 || [[1 March]]: King [[Aragorn|Elessar]] dies. It is said that the beds of [[Meriadoc Brandybuck|Meriadoc]] and [[Peregrin Took|Peregrin]] are set beside the bed of the great king. [[Eldarion]] becomes King of [[Gondor]] and [[Arnor]].<ref name="B5"/><br>[[Legolas]] builds a grey ship in [[Ithilien]], and with [[Gimli]] sails down [[Anduin]] and so over the [[Belegaer|Sea]]. End in [[Middle-earth]] of the [[Fellowship of the Ring]].<ref name="B5"/>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 121|121]] || 1542 || Death of [[Arwen|Arwen Undómiel]] in [[Lothlórien|Lórien]].<ref>{{App|Tale}}</ref>
 
| [[Fourth Age 121|121]] || 1542 || Death of [[Arwen|Arwen Undómiel]] in [[Lothlórien|Lórien]].<ref>{{App|Tale}}</ref>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 171|171]] || 1592 || A copy of the [[Thain's Book]] is completed in [[Minas Tirith]] by [[Findegil]], the [[King's Writer]]; probably commissioned by an unnamed great-grandson of Peregrin Took. The copy is sent to the Shire, where it is kept in the library at [[Great Smials]].<ref>{{FR|Records}}</ref>
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| [[Fourth Age 171|171]] || 1592 || A copy of the [[Red Book of Westmarch]] is completed in [[Gondor]] by [[Findegil]], the [[King's Writer]].<ref>{{FR|Records}}</ref>
 
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| [[Fourth Age 185|185]] || 1606 || Death of [[Harding of the Hill]].<ref name="Trees">{{PM|Trees}}</ref>{{rp|115}}
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| [[Fourth Age 185|185]] || 1606 || Death of [[Harding of the Hill]], [[Samwise Gamgee]]'s heir.<ref name="Trees">{{PM|Trees}}</ref>{{rp|115}}
 
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| [[Fourth Age 220|220]] || 1641 || [[The New Shadow]] arises.<ref name="Shadow">{{PM|Shadow}}, p. 420</ref> About this time, [[Eldarion]]'s reign comes to an end, presumably with his death.<ref>{{L|338}}</ref>  
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| [[Fourth Age 220|220]] || 1641 || [[The New Shadow]] arises.<ref name="Shadow">{{PM|Shadow}}, p. 420</ref> About this time, [[Eldarion]]'s reign as High King comes to an end, and his presumable death.<ref>{{L|338}}</ref>  
 
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| ''After 171'' || ''After 1592'' || [[Celeborn]], [[Círdan]], and any other Elves in Middle-earth who remember the First Age depart the Grey Havens on the [[Last Ship]].<ref name=prologue>{{FR|Records}}</ref>
 
| ''After 171'' || ''After 1592'' || [[Celeborn]], [[Círdan]], and any other Elves in Middle-earth who remember the First Age depart the Grey Havens on the [[Last Ship]].<ref name=prologue>{{FR|Records}}</ref>
 
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| ''After 171'' || ''After 1592'' || [[Durin VII]] is born, grows to adulthood, and retakes [[Khazad-dûm]] for the Dwarves of [[Durin's Folk]].<ref name="A3"/>
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| ''After 171'' || ''After 1592'' || [[Durin VII]] is born, grows to adulthood, and retakes [[Khazad-dûm]] for the Dwarves.<ref name="A3"/>
 
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