Balbo Baggins was a Hobbit of the Shire and the first recorded member of the Baggins family.

Biography Edit

Balbo Baggins married Berylla Boffin and had five children: Mungo, Pansy, Ponto, Largo, and Lily. Balbo was the first recorded Baggins ever known in the Shire, and the ancestor of the Baggins family of Hobbiton.[1][2]

Note Edit

On Balbo's dates: In the published Baggins genealogy only Balbo's birthdate is shown, but by looking at his children it is possible to estimate his deathdate.

References Edit

  1. The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C: Family Trees, Baggins of Hobbiton
  2. The Complete Guide to Middle-earth