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son of Jacob and Rachel
Irish historian, toponymist, writer and collector of music and oral traditions.
Also known as Rosaleen James, Nora O'Mara, Roisin O'Mara, Róisín Ni Mhéara and Róisín Ni Mhéara-Vinard.
Welsh librarian and scholar.
Jerome of Stridon See: Jerome
John Fordun See: John of Fordun
- d. in or after 1363
Scottish historian and author of what is known as the Chronica gentis Scotorum, which was incorporated into Walter Bower’s Polychronicon. The Gesta annalia were also formerly attributed to him, but are now known as two works, Gesta annalia I and its continuation, Gesta annalia II, that are not connected to Fordun. Little is known of his life.
- Llangwm ... Denbighshire
Welsh poet, balladist and publisher.