Baran

Son of Bëor the Old.( First House.)

Born in F.A.year 402. Died in ?

Older brother to Belen.

Father to Boron.

1 Age.

F.A.415-420. When his father Bëor left for Nargothrond into the service of Finrod he committed the rule of his people to his oldest son Baran.

The exact year cannot be established but from the account in Silmarillion " that Bëor begged leave to follow Felagund and committed the rule to his elder son Baran and soon after the departure of Felagund ( and Bëor ) the other Men that Bëor had spoken of came into Beleriand". These other Men came according to the Annals of Beleriand into Beleriand in 420.