Eldacar of Gondor born as Vinitharya in Rhovanion
Event Type: Genealogical
Age: 3rd Age - The Kings
... Valacar. In his time the first disaster of Gondor began, the Kin-strife.
Eldacar son of Valacar (at first called Vinitharya) deposed 1437. Castamir the Usurper †1447. Eldacar restored, died 1490.
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: The Realms in Exile
21(a). Eldakar. born 1255 deposed 1437.
The Peoples of Middle-Earth, HoME Vol 12, Part 1, Ch 7, The Heirs of Elendil: The Southern Line of Gondor, The Anárioni
Valakar gave to his son the name Eldakar, for public use in Gondor....
The Peoples of Middle-Earth, HoME Vol 12, Part 1, Ch 9, The Making of Appendix A: The Realms in Exile
Elena Tiriel 12Dec04