Thirteenth and youngest child of Samwise Gamgee and Rosie Cotton Gamgee. Tolman was born in year 21 of the Fourth Age. He may have been born sometime during his parents' trip to Gondor. Tolman had twelve older siblings: Elanor the Fair, Frodo Gardner, Rose, Merry, Pippin, Goldilocks, Hamfast, Daisy, Primrose, Bilbo, Ruby, and Robin.
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Tolman was named after his grandfather, Farmer Tolman Cotton.
The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C: "Gamgee genealogy," page 383
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