Arador, Chieftain of the Dúnedain, slain by Trolls in the Coldfells
Event Type: Genealogical
Age: 3rd Age - The Stewards
Arador, son of Argonui, fourteenth Chieftain of the Dúnedain, is slain by trolls. He led for 18 years and lived for 110 years.
Arador born 2820 lived 110 years slain 2930
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
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