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Lily Brown

Lily Brown
Biographical Information
Other namesMrs. Cotton
BirthLate Third Age
DeathEarly Fourth Age
SpouseFarmer Cotton
ChildrenYoung Tom, Rose, Jolly, Nick and Nibs
Physical Description

Lily Cotton (née Brown) was the wife of Farmer Cotton.

[edit] History

Lily married Tolman Cotton of Bywater. Together, they had five children: Young Tom, Rose, Jolly, Nick and Nibs.[1]

[edit] Etymology

Like many female hobbits, Lily was named after a flower.

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "The Longfather-tree of Master Samwise"