- d. 1506
- patrons of manuscript production
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See more Fínghin Mac Carthaigh RiabhachMac Carthaigh Riabhach (Fínghin) (d. 1505) – Fínghin (Fínghin; Fínghean) Mac Cárthaigh Riabhach of Cairbre, head of the Cairbre branch of the Mac Cárthaigh Riabhach family; patron who commissioned the compilation of the Book of Lismore
Written, to a large extent at least, for Fínghin Mac Carthaigh Riabhach of Cairbre (Co. Cork) and his wife Caitlín, daughter of Thomas Fitzgerald, earl of Desmond. The mention of a couple (lánamhna) on ff. 42ra, 49v, 53rb and 59ra has been taken to refer to the same patrons, but Ó Cúiv has suggested that the first part of the manuscript may have been written for another married couple, perhaps Fínghin's parents.
See more Caitlín [daughter of Thomas Fitzgerald]Caitlín ... daughter of Thomas Fitzgerald (d. 1506) – daughter of Thomas Fitzgerald (d. 1468), eighth earl of Desmond, and wife of Fínghin Mac Carthaigh Riabhach (d. 1505). She and her husband were credited as patrons of the Book of Lismore.