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Born c.III 2860 (1260 by the Shire-reckoning)1
Born a Hornblower; married into the Bolger family
The Hornblowers were associated with Longbottom in the Southfarthing, and the Bolgers with Budgeford in the Eastfarthing
Named for the violet precious stone


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Amethyst Hornblower

Wife to Rudibert Bolger

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A member of the famous Leaf-growing Hornblower family, and perhaps even a descendant of Tobold Hornblower himself, Amethyst lived in the late thirteenth century (by the Shire Reckoning). She married Rudibert Bolger, and they had one son, Adalbert.



We have no specific dates for Amethyst. The approximate date of birth given here is based on the known birth year of her husband Rudibert Bolger.

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