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Ruby Bolger

One of Frodo’s grandmothers

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The third child, and only daughter, of Adalgar Bolger. Ruby married into the Baggins clan when she wed Fosco Baggins, and she became the mother of three children: Dora, Drogo and Dudo. Ruby's son Drogo would marry Primula Brandybuck, and their son would be Frodo Baggins, making Ruby Frodo's paternal grandmother.

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