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  • c.600–c.650
  • Othain ... Fahan, Co. Donegal
founder and patron saint of Othain (now Fahan, Inishowen barony, Co. Donegal)

M'Lachlan (Ewen) See: Ewen MacLachlan

Mac a’ Ghobhainn (Eòin) ... 1747-1807 See: John Smith [1747-1807]

Mac Aodhagáin (Parthalán) See: Parthalán Mac Aogáin

Franciscan scholar.
  • 1793–1879
  • County Armagh, Ballykeel ... Co. Armagh
Irish scholar, scribe and poet.

Mac Bruaideadha (Conchobhar) See: Conchubhar Mac Bruaideadha

Irish bardic poet; also the author of a book of annals now lost but used by the Four Masters.

Mac Bruaidheadha family See: Mac Bruaideadha family

Mac Bruideadha family See: Mac Bruaideadha family

Mac Bruidheadha family See: Mac Bruaideadha family

Mac Carraic (Éinrí) See: Héinrí Mac Carraic

  • fl. 18th century
  • County Sligo, Sligo (town)
Irish scribe from the town of Sligo.
Irish folklore collector.
  • c.1689–1720
  • Corcach, County Cork
Jacobite leader, eldest son of Sir Séamus Mac Coitir (James Cotter) and his second wife Ellen Plunkett. Párliament na mBan was written for him when he was still young. He was convicted of rape and in 1720, executed by hanging, an act which popular opinion held to be politically motivated and which gave rise to a number of Irish elegies.