Arathorn II becomes Chieftain of the Dúnedain
Event Type: Genealogical
Age: 3rd Age - The Stewards
Arathorn II, son of Arador, becomes 15th Chieftain of the Dúnedain:
The Northern Line: Heirs of Isildur....
Chieftains. ...Arador †2930, Arathorn II †2933, Aragorn II F.A. 120.
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: The Realms in Exile
15. Arathorn II. Born 2873 lived 60 years †slain 2933.
The Peoples of Middle-earth, HoME Vol 12, Part 1, Ch 7, The Heirs of Elendil: The Chieftains of the Dúnedain
Arador slain by Trolls. ...
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix B, The Tale of Years: The Third Age
And it happened that when Arathorn and Gilraen had been married only one year, Arador was taken by hill-trolls in the Coldfells north of Rivendell and was slain; and Arathorn became Chieftain of the Dúnedain.
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: Here Follows a Part of The Tale of Aragorn and Arwen
† The sign † indicates a premature death, in battle or otherwise, though an annal of the event is not always included.
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers
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