Chieftain of the House of Bëor
Year ascended to the throne
Boromir was an Edain of the House of Bëor.
Boromir the son of Boron, grandson of Bëor the Old. Boromir became Lord of the House of Bëor after the death of his father. When the Elven Kings decided to grant lands to the chieftains of the Edain, Boromir was granted the land of Ladros in Dorthonion as a fief under Angrod and Aegnor, the sons of Finarfin and became its first lord. Boromir was the father of Bregor and Andreth.
Two later Lords of Gondor and warriors of renown were named after Boromir son of Boron, including Boromir of the Fellowship of the Ring.
- ↑ The Silmarillion, Quenta Silmarillion, Chapter XVII: "Of the Coming of Men into the West"