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Arador, son of Argonui
, was the father of Arathorn
, and the grandfather of Aragorn
He was the fourteenth Chieftain of the Dunadain and
was descended from Aranarth,
son of Arvedui.
One year after Arador's son, Arathorn II, was
married to Gilraen,
Arador was slain by hill-trolls
on his way to
Arador was succeeded by his son Arathorn
II, who was
slain three years after.
Reference: The Return of the King
January 18, 2017
Arador was Chieftain between 2912 and 2930, a span
of 18 years.
Return of the King Appendix A (ii) "The Realms in Exile"
The Return of the
King Appendix B's timeline
(RotK version copyright 1994)