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Robin Gamgee

One of Sam Gamgee’s youngest children

One of the thirteen children of Samwise Gamgee and Rose Cotton, Robin was younger than all his siblings, except for Tolman, the youngest of all. Robin, who seems to have been named for his father's friend Robin Smallburrow, was born in the nineteenth year of the Fourth Age (1440 by the Shire Reckoning).

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