Erling Greenhand was a Hobbit of the Shire.


Erling was the third child of Holman the Greenhanded and his unnamed wife. He had four siblings named Rowan, Halfred, Hending, and Rose. He was a working-class hobbit.[1][2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C: Family Trees, The Longfather - Tree of Master Samwise
  2. The Complete Guide to Middle-earth