Dora Baggins at Bilbo's Farewell Birthday Party in The Fellowship of the Ring film.

Dora Baggins (TA 2902 (SR 1302) - TA 3006 (SR 1406))[1] was a Hobbit of the Shire.

Biography Edit

Dora was the only daughter of Fosco Baggins and Ruby Bolger. Dora was Frodo's aunt and the eldest surviving female relative of Bilbo and Frodo. A guest at Bilbo's Farewell Birthday Party, she received a large waste-paper basket from him, "in memory of a LONG correspondence." A prolific letter-writer, she filled her correspondence with good advice for many years.[2] She never married.

She died five years after Bilbo's party and departure from the Shire at the age of one-hundred and four.[1]

References Edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Lord of the Rings: Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton" pg. 1100
  2. The Lord of the Rings: A Long-expected Party pg. 37
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