Paladin was the only son of Adalgrim Took and his unnamed wife and the brother of Esmeralda (Took) Brandybuck. Paladin married Eglantine Banks, and had four children: Pearl Took, Pimpernel Took, Pervinca Took, and Peregrin Took. Peregrin, or Pippin, was the only boy and after his father's death. When Saruman took control of the Shire through Lotho, he resisted and organized a defense against the Chief's men. Paladin Took II died in FO 13, at the age of one hundred and one.
Portrayal in adaptionsEdit
Paladin Took II is featured in The Lord of the Rings Online.
He also appeared as a non-playable character in LEGO The Lord of the Rings: The Video Game, only in the portable versions.
|Thain of the Shire|
| Preceded by|
Ferumbras Took III
|Paladin Took II|| Succeeded by|
|TA 3015 – FO 13|