Matriarch was the name which Hobbits gave to women of importance in the family; usually their grandmother.Sméagol and Déagol lived under a Matriarch in a community of Stoorish hobbits living near the Gladden Fields.
Notable Hobbit Matriarchs Edit
- Lalia (Clayhanger) Took - the wife of the Thain Fortinbras Took II.
- Laura (Grubb) Baggins - the wife of Mungo Baggins.
- Matriarch entry at Wikipedia