Turgon, son of Fingolfin.
Turgon opposed Fëanor’s plan to take back the silmarils from Morgoth, but decided reluctantly to follow them.
He travelled with Fingolfin’s company, and crossed Helcaraxë, and his wife Elenwë died on the journey.
He and his daughter Idril made it to Nevrast and Turgon built Vinyamar.
A couple years later, Ulmo came to Turgon and instructed him to build a secret kingdom in the hidden valleys of Tumladen.
The city of Gondolin took 52 years to build, and Turgon rules Gondolin for 500 years, mostly ignoring the events of the Wars on Beleriand.
When Aredhel came back to Gondolin, she was killed and seeing Maeglin orphaned, Turgon adopted him as his own son and made him Lord of the House of Mole.
Turgon housed Hurin and Huor for a year and under oath, they left back to Dor-Lómin.
Around this time, Turgon foresaw the doom of the Noldor. He sent mariners to seek the Valar’s help, but none were successful.
He joined the Union of Maedhros alongside Fingon, his brother during Nirneath Arnoediad, and the sacrifice of Húrin, Huor, and the Third House of Edain allowed Turgon to return to Gondolin without notice from anyone.
Turgon welcomed Tuor when he arrived in Gondolin, but being too prideful, he didn’t heed the advice to flee to the Havens of Sirion.
Morgoth’s hatred was now focused on Turgon, who was the last of the House of Finwë to control a realm.
Maeglin told Morgoth the location of Gondolin, and Turgon was killed defending it.
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