Related Terms: Brandybucks, Buckland
The Oldbucks were those Hobbits descended from Bucca of the Marish. Through them was passed the title of Thain of the Shire, but when Gorhendad Oldbuck moved his family to Brandy Hall in Buckland, he changed the family name. They were ever after known as the Brandybucks.
Encyclopedia entry originally written by orthanc5