Tolkien Gateway

Timeline/Fourth Age

< Timeline
Revision as of 01:55, 21 August 2012 by Gamling (Talk | contribs)
"I shan't call it the end, till we've cleared up the mess." — Sam
This article or section needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of article quality.
Fourth Age
F.o.A. S.R. Event
1 1422 About this time Legolas and Gimli lead part of their peoples to Gondor.
2 1423 Death of Adelard Took, Frodo Gardner born
4 1425 Rose Gardner born
6 1427 Will Whitfoot resigns and Samwise is elected Mayor, Merry Gardner born. Peregrin Took marries Diamond of Long Cleeve.
King Elessar issues an edict that Men are not to enter the Drúadan Forest and Shire, and he makes it a Free Land under the protection of the Northern Sceptre.
8 1429 Pippin Gardner is born.
9 1430 Faramir Took I, son of Peregrin born. Deaths of Merimac Brandybuck and Vigo Boffin
10 1431 Goldilocks Gardner born, Death of Odovacar Bolger
11 1432 Death of the Saradoc Brandybuck. Meriadoc becomes Master of Buckland and great gifts are sent to him by King Éomer and Lady Éowyn of Ithilien. Hamfast Gardner born
12 1433 Daisy Gardner born
13 1434 Death of Paladin Took II. Peregrin Took becomes the Thain and King Elessar makes the Thain, the Master of Buckland and the Mayor to be Counsellors of the North-kingdom. Samwise elected Mayor for the second time
14 1435 Death of Olo Proudfoot. Primrose Gardner born
15 1436 King Elessar rides north and dwells for a while in Annúminas by Lake Evendim. He comes to the Brandywine Bridge, and there greets his friends. He gives the Star of the Dúnedain to Master Samwise, and Elanor is made a maid of honour to Queen Arwen.
Death of Glóin. Bilbo Gardner born
17 1438 Ruby Gardner born
19 1440 Robin Gardner born
20 1441 Eldarion, son of Elessar and Arwen born. Samwise elected Mayor for the third time
21 1442 Samwise, Rose and Elanor ride to Gondor; Master Tolman Cotton acts as deputy Mayor. Tolman Gardner born.
22 1443 Samwise, Rose and Elanor leave Gondor. Death of Filibert Bolger
27 1448 Samwise elected Mayor for the fourth time
30 1451 Elanor Gardner weds Fastred of Greenholm on the Far Downs.
31 1452 The Westmarch becomes a part of the Shire by the gift of the King. Many hobbits remove to it.
33 1454 Elfstan Fairbairn born son of Fastred and Elanor
34 1455 Death of Imrahil. Elphir becomes Prince of Dol Amroth.
Fastred and Elanor make their dwelling at Undertowers on the Tower Hills, where their descendants, the Fairbairns of the Towers, dwelt for many generations.
Samwise elected Mayor for the fifth time. At his request the Thain makes Fastred Warden of Westmarch
41 1462 Holfast Gardner born
Samwise elected Mayor for the sixth time
42 1463 Faramir Took I weds Goldilocks Gardner
48 1469 Samwise becomes Mayor for seventh and final time
55 1476 Samwise Gamgee ends his seventh and last term as Mayor of Michel Delving.
61 1482 Death of Rose Gamgee on Midyear's Day.
On September 22 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 Fairbairns. Samwise passed the Towers, went to the Grey Havens and passed over Sea, last of the Ring-bearers.
63 1484 (Spring) Meriadoc Brandybuck and Peregrin Took depart from the Shire and travel into the south. Faramir Took I succeeds his father Peregrin as Thain of the Shire. Meriadoc came to Edoras and was with King Éomer before he died in that autumn. Then he and Thain Peregrin went to Gondor and passed what short years were left to them in that realm, until they died and were laid in Rath Dínen among the great of Gondor. Elfwine becomes King of Rohan
67 1488 Death of Prince Elphir. Alphros becomes Prince of Dol Amroth.
80 1501 Harding of the Hill (Harding Gardner) born
82 1503 Death of Faramir. Elboron becomes Prince of Ithilien and Steward of the Reunited Kingdom
91 1512 Apparent death of Dwalin at 340 years of age.
95 1516 Death of Alphros
120 1541 March 1st: King Elessar dies. It is said that the beds of Meriadoc and Peregrin were set beside the bed of the great king. Eldarion becomes King of Gondor and Arnor.
Legolas builds a grey ship in Ithilien, and with Gimli sails down Anduin and so over Sea. End in Middle-earth of the Fellowship of the Ring.
121 1542 Death of Arwen Undómiel in Lórien
172 1593 A copy of the Red Book of Westmarch is completed in Gondor by Findegil, the King's Writer.
185 1606 Death of Harding of the Hill, Samwise Gamgee's heir.
220 1641 The New Shadow arises. Death of Eldarion?
??? ??? Durin VII retakes Moria