The Tooks were the most wealthy, powerful and respected of the Hobbit families. Their home were the Great Smials of
Tookland. The head of the family traditionally held the
position of Thain of the Shire.
ecause of their reputation for unusual and adventurous behaviour many Hobbits believed that in the past one of the
Took ancestors had married an EIf.
Pippin was the youngest member of the fellowship of the Ring as he was only 28 years old at the time. Hobbits consider themselves to be adults once they turn 33
Due to draught that Treebeard gave them to drink, Pippin and his in Merry became the tallest Hobbits in history,
use he used informal and personalized language when talking 'o Gandalf and king Denethor people of Minas Tirith assumed Pippin was a very important and powerful person.
They called him Ernil i Pheriannath Prince of the Halflings).
During the battle of the Black Gate, Pippin killed the commander of the Olog Hai but he was severly injured. His life was saved by Gimli who recognised his foot and pulled him from under the Troll body.
When a ruffian of Saruman insults Frodo at Bywater, Pippin flashes out his sword (which he now calls "Troll's bane"), declares himself a messe: of the King and confronts the ruffians, thus starting the scouring of the Shire
When Pippin succeeded his father and became the
Thain of the Shire he was made a Counsellor of the
North kingdom by King Elessar. He was known for h: great library which contained a lot of information related to Numenor and the heirs of Elendil.
Pippin's only child and suc Faramir Took married
Goldilocks Gardner, daughter of Samwise Gamgee.
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