Denethor I becomes Steward of Gondor
Event Type: Genealogical
Age: 3rd Age - The Stewards
...Dior 2435, Denethor I 2477, Boromir 2489...
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, The Realms in Exile: The Southern Line: Ruling Stewards
At first [the Ruling Stewards] had quiet, for those were the days of the Watchful Peace.... But from the time of Denethor I, there was never full peace again, and even when Gondor had no great or open war its borders were under constant threat.
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: Gondor and the Heirs of Anárion: The Stewards
added quote: Elena Tiriel 3Oct05