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Irish scribe
  • fl. 15th/16th century?
Irish scribe.
Irish scribe.
  • fl. 15th century
Irish scribe responsible for the literary miscellany in RIA D iv 2, ff. 74-89r.
Mac Aedagáin; MacEgan (anglicized); important learned family of legal historians and scribes based in Connacht and Co. Tipperary.
  • fl. 1631–1636
  • Leitir Maoláin, Sliabh Calláin
Irish scholar, son of Maoilín Óg Mac Bruaideadha and one-time head of the Clann Bhruaideadha; led the school at Lettermoylan on Slieve Callan (Co. Clare).

Mac Bruaideadha (Tadgh mac Dáire) See: Tadhg mac Dáire Mac Bruaidín

  • fl. late 16th c./early 17th c.
  • County Clare, Leitir Maoláin
Irish Gaelic family of historians and poets based in Co. Clare.
  • b. c.1570, d. in or after 1625
  • Cnoc an Albanaigh
Irish poet and genealogist of Co. Clare, ollamh to Donnchadh Ó Briain, 4th earl of Thomond; killed by one of Oliver Cromwell’s soldiers.

Mac Caírthinn mac Cainnig See: Mac Caírthinn of Clogher

Mac Caírthinn mac Cainnig
  • s. xx / s. xxi
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

Mac Cécht ... al. Monodar See: Monodar [al. Mac Cécht]