Gerontius Took, often referred to as the Old Took, is a character who appears in The Hobbit.

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Gerontius was the only son of Fortinbras Took I. Gerontius married Adamanta Chubb and had twelve children with her: Isengrim, Hildigard, Isumbras, Hildigrim, Isembold, Hildifons, Isembard, Hildibrand, Belladonna, Donnamira, Mirabella and Isengar During his 103rd birthday, his grandson Bilbo Baggins met The Old Took's friend, Gandalf