The Ancestors of O’Coraidhegain

CATHAL, brother of Fergal, who is No. 101 on the “Donnelly” pedigree, was the ancestor of O’Coraidhegain; anglicisedCorrigan.
101. Cathal:  son of Cumascach.
102. Coraidhegan (“coraidhe”, Irish, a hero), meaning “the little hero”: his son: a quo O’Coraidhegain; had a brother named Cairbre, q quo O’Carbery, of Orgiall.

IRISH PEDIGREES; or The Origin and Stem of The Irish Nation by John O’Hart
(Fifth Edition Vol. 1)

CONTENT

The Descendants of ADAM
The Ancestors of Milesuis King of Spain (Celtic)
The Ancestors of Heremon King of Ireland
The Ancestors of Cormac Ulfada Mac Art
The Ancestors of Coraidhegan
The Ancestors of the Clans

 

SOURCES

Judaeo-Christian Scriptures
Four Masters
John O’Hart – Irish Pedigrees
Halliday’s Volume of Keating’s Irish History
Celtic Myths and Legends – T.W. Rolleston

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The Descendants of ADAM
The Ancestors of Milesuis, King of Spain (Celtic) 
The Ancestors of Heremon, King of Ireland 
The Ancestors of Cormac Ulfada Mac Art
The Ancestors of Coraidhegan 
The Ancestors of The Clans O’Corrigain, O’Corrigan,  
O’Carrigan,  O’Corrican, O’Kerrigan,  Corrigan, 
Carrigan, Corrican, Kerrigan, etc.
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God created Adam on the sixth day of Creation, Anno Mundi 1, probably about 4000 BC (Mesopotamia). From the rib of Adam He formed the first woman, Eve. (Numbered by the generations)

(L. anno mundi = in the year of the world)
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1. ADAM
BIRTH:  4004 BC, Mesopotamia (1 Anno Mundi : Genesis 1:27)
DEATH:  3074 BC, Olaha, Shinehah (931 A. M. Genesis 5:4)
Notes: “God the Father, Son and Holy Ghost, who from all eternity, did, in the beginning of Time, of nothing, create Red Earth; and of Red Earth framed Adam; and of a Rib out of the side of Adam fashioned Eve. After which Creation, Plasmation, and Formation, succeeded Generations, as follows.”Four Masters. Descendants are referred to as ‘Semites’.
MARRIAGE:  EVE
BIRTH:  4000 BC in Mesopotamia (3 Anno Mundi)
DEATH:  3064 BC in Olaha, Shinehah (931 Anno Mundi)
Children of Adam and Eve:
1. Cain
BIRTH:  About 127 Anno Mundi in Genesis 4:1
DEATH:  Unknown
Notes for CAIN: Banished to the land of Nod, East of Eden, for slaying his brother Abel. Religion: Judaism
2. Abel
BIRTH:  About 129 Anno Mundi in Genesis 4:2
DEATH:  Genesis 4:8. Murdered by brother Cain. Religion: Judaism
3. Seth
BIRTH:  131 Anno Mundi in Genesis 4:2
DEATH:  1043 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:8.
4. Akilia
BIRTH:  Unknown
DEATH:  Unknown
5.– ???.   Several, sons and daughters, UNKNOWN
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2. Seth 
BIRTH:  3874 BC in Olaha, Shinehah (131 A. M.  Genesis 4:2)
DEATH:  2962 BC in Cainan, East Eden, Mesopotamia (1043 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:8)

Notes: Seth means  (“appointed”) born soon after the murder of Abel. He lived contemporaneously with all the ten Patriarchs except Noah. He died at age 912 years, 614 years before the Flood  before Noah’s birth, 14 years. after the translation of Enoch ,55 years, and after Adam’s death 112 years.
MARRIAGE:  Akilia, his sister, About3766 in Adam-Ondi-Ahman
1. Enosh (Enos) (436-1341 AM) (3769 – 2864 BC)
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3. Enosh
AKA  Enos
BIRTH:  3769 BC in Shulon, East Eden, Mesopotamia (236 Anno Mundi :Genesis 4:2)
DEATH:  2864 BC, in Cainan, East Eden (1141 Anno Mundi :Genesis 5:8)
Notes: Enosh means (“mortal”), he was born when his father Seth was 105 years old.
MARRIAGE:  Naom, his sister
1. Cainan (626-1536 AM) (3679 – 2769 BC)
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4. Cainan 
AKA  Kenan
BIRTH: 3679 BC (326 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:9)
DEATH: 2769 BC (1236 Anno Mundi : Genesis 5:14)
Notes:  Cainan means (“acquisition”), he was born when Enos was 90 years old, died aged 910 years.
1. Mualeleth (796-1691 AM)
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5. Mahalalel
BIRTH:  3609 BC  (396 Anno Mundi : Genesis 5:12)
DEATH:  2714 BC (1291 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:17)
Notes: Mahalalel Means “praise of God” was born when Cainan was 70 years old and died at age 895 years.
MARRIAGE:  Dinah, daughter of Baraki’el
1. Jared (961-1923 AM) (3544 – 2582 BC)
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6. Jared           
BIRTH:  3544 BC (61 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:15)
DEATH:  2582 BC (1423 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:20)
Notes: Jared means (“descent”) when Mahalaicel was 65 years old. Jared died aged -962 years. Having lived the second longest life on Earth. Only seven years less than that of his grandson Methuselah.  He had sons and daughters and was 162 years old when his son Enoch was born.
MARRIAGE:  Baraka, daughter of Rashujal
1. Enoch (1123-1488 AM) (3382 – 3017 BC)
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7. Enoch 
BIRTH:  3382 BC (623 Anno Mundi : Genesis 5:18)
DEATH:  Translated: (988 Anno Mundi : Genesis 5:24)
Notes: Enoch means (“dedication”) He never died, at age 365Enoch was translated from Earth to Heaven. (2 Kings 2:1 1. Jude 14) His ascension took place 55 years before the death of Seth and only 57 years after the death of Adam.  Elijah (“Jehovah is God”). who also was translated has lived in all for more than 2800 years. and Enoch some 5300 years without yet seeing death.
MARRIAGE:  Edni, daughter of Danel, granddaughter of Mahalalel
1. Methuselah (1288-2257 AM) (3317 – 2348 BC)
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8. Methuselah            
BIRTH:  3317 BC (688 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:21))
DEATH:  2348 BC (1657 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:27)
Notes: Methuselah means (“man of a dart”?) was born when Enoch was 65 years old. When, just before the Flood. Methuselah died at age 969, all his ancestors had left the Earth including his grand-father Jared, the last to survive, and even he had been dead for 234 years. Methuselah lived seven years longer than his grandfather, Jared, and was the oldest man that ever died.
MARRIAGE : Edna, daughter of Azariel, granddaughter of Jared
1. Lamech (1475-2228 AM) (3130 – 2345 BC)
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9. Lamech
(1475-2228 AM)
BIRTH:  3130 BC  (875 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:25
DEATH:  2345 BC (1652 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:31)
Notes: Lamech means (“destroyer”) born when Methuselah was 167 years old and died five years before The Flood, aged 777 years.
MARRIAGE:  Betenos (Ashmua)
1 Noah (1663-2613 AM)
(2948 BC – 1998 BC)
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10. Noah 
BIRTH: 2948 BC  (1057 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:28)
DEATH:  1998 BC (2007 Anno Mundi in Genesis 9:28.)
Notes: Noah who divided the world amongst his three begotten of his wife Titea: viz., to Shem he gave Asia, within the Euphrates, to the Indian Ocean; to Ham he gave Syria, Arabia, and Africa; and to Japhet he gave the rest of Asia beyond the Euphrates, together with Europe to Gades (or Cadiz).
According to Genesis 7:6, 7:11 the flood occurred when Noah was 600 years, 2 months, 17 days old (also see Genesis 9:28). However, according to Genesis 5:32 & 11:10, the flood occurred when Noah was 598 years old or 1655 years of creation. The allusion, in the Bible, to his wife “Titea” would imply that Noah had other children besides, Shem, Ham and Japhet. The Four Masters say that he had a son named Bith. He married Emzara (Naamah), daughter of Rake’el (Titia)
MARRIAGE:  Emzara (Naamah), daughter of Rake’el
1. Shem, b. 1557, Genesis 5:32; d. Genesis 11:11. Descendants referred to as  ‘Semites’.
2. Japhet (Japheth) (2444 BC)
3. Ham, b. 1557, Genesis 5:32.
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11. Japhet
AKA  Japheth
BIRTH:  2444 BC (1557 Anno Mundi in Genesis 5:32)
DEATH:  Unkown
Notes:  Japhet was the eldest son of Noah. Japheth means (“extension”) His  descendants peopled Nlcbupatamia.  Asia Minor and lands to the north.  He had fifteen sons, amongst whom he divided Europe and the part of Asia which his father had allotted to him.
1. Gomer (complete), the ancestor of the ancient Cinicriaris and the Cimbri. from whom are descended the Celtic (Gael) peoples of Britain. central Europe and elsewhere.
2. Magog. ancestor of the ancient Scythians, or Tartars. whose descendants predominate in modern Russia.
3. Madai, ancestor of the ancient Medes..
4. Javan was ancestor of those who peopled Greece and Syria.
5. Tubal, whose descendants peopled the region south of the Black Sea. from whence they spread north and south, and also peopled Spain.
6. Meshech, whose descendants peopled a part of modern Russia.
7. Tiras, ancestor Of the Thracians.
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12. Magog
BIRTH:  in Genesis 10:2
DEATH:  Unknown
Notes: Magog from whom descended the Parthians, Bactrians, Amazons, etc.; Partholan, the first ‘planter’ of Ireland about three hundred years after the Flood; and also the rest of the colonies that planted there, viz.. the Nemedians, who planted Ireland, 3046 Anno Mundi (after creation) or 318 years after the birth of Abraham, and 2153 BC. The Nemedians continued in Ireland for two hundred and seventeen years; within which time a colony of theirs went into northern parts of Scotland, under the conduct of their leader Brittan Maol, from whom Britain takes its name, and not from ‘Brutus’ as some persons believed.
From Magog were also descended the Belgarian, Belgian, Firbolgian colony that succeeded the Nemedians, 3266 Anno Mundi (after creation), and who first erected Ireland into a Monarchy. (According to some writers, the Formorians invaded Ireland next after the Nemedians).
This Belgarian or Firvolgian colony continued in Ireland for 36 years, under nine of their Kings; when they were supplanted by the Tuatha-de-Danans (which means, according to some authorities, ‘the people of the god Dan’, who they adored), who possessed Ireland for 197 years, during the reigns of nine of their Kings; and who were then conquered by the Gaelic, Milesian, or Scotic Nation (the three names by which the Irish people were known), 3500 Anno Mundi.
This Milesian or Scotic Irish Nation possessed and enjoyed the Kingdom of Ireland for 2885 years, under 183 Monarchs; until their submission to King Henry II of England, 1186 AD.
The following nations, according to some of the ancient Irish Chroniclers, was colonised by:
1.  Partholan and his followers, called in Irish Muintir Partholain, meaning Partholan’s People.
2.  Nemedians.
3.  Formorians.
4.  Firbolgs or Firvolians, who were also called Belgae or Belgians.
5.  Tuatha-de-Danans.
6.  Milesians or Gaels.
7.  Cruthneans or Picts.
8.  Danes and Norwegians (or Scandinavians).
9.  Anglo-Normans.
10. Anglo Saxons (or English).
11. The Scots from North Britain.
Child of Magog:
1. Boath
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13. Boath
BIRTH:  Unknown
DEATH:  Unknown
Notes for Boath: Boath one of the three sons of Magog; to whom Scythia came as his lot, upon the division of the Earth by Noah amongst his sons and by Japhet of his part thereof amongst his sons.
Child of BOATH:
1. Phoeniusa Farsaidh (Fenius Farsa)
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14. Phoeniusa Farsaidh, King of Scythia 
AKA Fenius Farsa
BIRTH:  Unknown
DEATH:  in Scythia (Central Europe).
Notes for Phoeniusa Farsaidh (Fenius Farsa):  Phoeniusa Farsaidh (or Fenius Farsa) was King of Scythia, at the time Ninus ruled the Assyrian Empire; and, being a wise man and desirous to learn the languages that not long before confounded the builders of the Tower of Babel, employed able and learned men to go among the dispersed multitude to learn their several languages; who sometime after returning well skilled in what they went for, Phoeniusa Farsaidh erected a school in the valley of Senaar, near the city of Aeothena, in the 42nd year of the reign of Ninus; where upon, having continued their with his younger son Niul for twenty years he returned home to his kingdom, which, at his death, he left to his eldest son Nenuall; leaving to Niul no other patrimony than his learning and the benefit of the said school.
Children of Phoeniusa Farsaidh (Fenius Farsa):
1. Nenuall, d. DEATH: .  Eldest son of Phoeniusa Farsaidh (Fenius Farsa) from whom Nenuall inherited his kingdom.
2. Niul, d.:  Campus Cyrunt, Red Sea.
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15. Niul
BIRTH:  Unknown
DEATH:  in Campus Cyrunt, Red Sea.
He married Scota, daughter of Pharoah.

Notes for Niul: Niul after the death of his father, Phoeniusa Farsaidh (Fenius Farsa), returned to Scythia, continued some time at Aeothena teaching the languages and other laudable sciences, until upon report of his great learning he was invited into Egypt by

Pharoah, the King; who gave him the land of Campus Cyrunt, near the Red Sea to inhabit, and his daughter Scota in marriage; from whom their posterity are ever since called ‘Scots’; but according to some annalists, the name ‘Scots’ is derived from the word ‘Scythia’.
It was this Niul that employed Gaodhal (Gael), son of Ethor to compose, or rather refine and adorn the language, called Bearla Tobbai, which was common to all Niul’s posterity, and afterwards called ‘Goadhilg’ (or Gaelic), from the said Gaodhal who composed or refined it; and for his sake also Niul called his own eldest son “Gaodhal”.
“Antiquaries assert that the name of Gaodhal is from the compound word formed by ‘gaoith’ and ‘dil’, which means ‘a lover of learning’; for ‘gaoith’ is the same as wisdom or learning, and ‘dil’ is the same as loving or fond.”
1. Gaodhal Glas
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16. Gaodhal Glas
AKA  Gathelus
BIRTH:  in Egypt
DEATH:  in Egypt.
Notes for Gaodhal GlasGoadhal (or Gathelus), the son of Niul, was the ancestor of the ‘Clan-na-Gael’, that is, ‘the children or descendants of Gaodhal.’ In his youth this Gaodhal was stung in the neck by a serpent, and was immediately brought to Moses, who, laying his rod upon the wounded place, instantly cured him: whence followed the word ‘Glas’ to be added to his name, as Gaodhal Glas (‘glas’: Irish, green; Lat. ‘glaucus’; Gr. ‘glaukos), on account of the green scar which the word signifies, and which, during his life remained on his neck after the wound was healed.
And Gaodhal obtained a further blessing, namely- that no venomous beast can live any time where his posterity should inhabit; which is verified in Creta or Candia, Gothia or Getulia, Ireland, etc. The Irish chroniclers affirm that from this time Gaodhal and his posterity did paint the figures of Beasts, Birds, etc., on their banners and shields, (this shows the great antiquity of Irish heraldry) to distinguish their tribes and septs, in imitation of the Israelites; and that a ‘Thunderbolt’ was the cognisance in their chief standard for many generations after this Gaodhal.
Child of Gaodhal:
1. Asruth, d.:  Egypt.
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17. Asruth
BIRTH:  Egypt
DEATH:  in Egypt
Notes for Asruth: Asruth, after his father Gaodhal’s death, continued to live in Egypt, and governed his colony in peace during his life. Religion: Judaism
Child of Asruth:
1. Syruth, d.:  Crete.
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18. Syruth 
BIRTH:  in Egypt
DEATH:  in Crete.
Notes for Syruth: Syruth, soon after his father Asruth’s death, was set upon by the Egyptians, on account of their former animosities towards their predecessors for having taken part with the Israelites against them; which animosities until then lay raked up in the embers, and now broke out in a flame to a degree, that after many battles and conflicts, wherein most of his colony lost their lives, Sruth was forced with the few remaining to depart the country; and after many traverses at sea, arrived at the island of Creta (now called Candia), where he paid his last tribute to nature.
More About Syruth: Religion: Judaism
Child of Syruth:
1. Heber Scut, d.:  Scythia (Central Europe).
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19. Heber Scut
BIRTH:  Unknown
DEATH:  in Scythia(Central Europe).
Notes for Heber Scut: (‘Scut’: Irish, a Scot). Heber Scut, after the death of his father, Sruth, and a years stay in Creta, departed thence, leaving some of his people to inhabit the island, where some of their posterity likely still remain; “because the Island breeds no venomous serpent ever since.” He and his people soon arrived in Scythia; where his cousins, the posterity of Nenuall (eldest son of Fenius Farsa), refused to allot a place of habitation for him and his colony, they fought many battles wherein Heber (with the assistance of some of the natives who were ill-affected towards their king), being always victor, he at length forced sovereignty from the other, and settled himself and his colony in Scythia, who continued there for four generations. Hence the epithet ‘Scut’, ‘a Scot’ or ‘a Scythian,’ was applied to this Heber, who is accordingly called Heber Scot.
Heber Scot was afterwards slain in battle by Noemus the former king’s son. Scythians, name given by ancient Greek writers to a group of Indo-European nomadic tribes who occupied Central Europe and Asia in the 8th century BC. The name was used for the Scythians proper, or Scolots, who inhabited the area, called Scythia, north of the Black Sea, between the Carpathian Mountains and the Don River, in what is now Moldova, Ukraine, and eastern Russia, and for all the nomadic tribes who inhabited the steppes between what is now Hungary to the mountains of Turkistan. The tribes are believed to have migrated to these areas from the region of the Altai Mountains, on the border of China, during the 8th century BC. Their speech was a form of Iranian, one of the branches of the Indo-European languages. Scythians kept herds of horses, cattle, and sheep, lived in tent-covered wagons, and were famed for their horsemanship and skill as archers. They developed a rich culture characterised by opulent tombs of Scythian kings and nobles, and bronze and gold objects of outstanding technical and artistic skill.
In the early 7th century BC the Scythians advanced south of the Caspian Sea and invaded the kingdom of Media, but they were expelled in 625 by King Cyaxares. Shortly after the mid-4th century BC the Scythians on the plains to the north of the Black Sea were subdued and largely exterminated by the Sarmatians, who then gave their name to the region. In the 2nd century BC the Scythian tribes of Central Asia invaded the Parthian Empire, south-east of the Caspian Sea. About 130 BC they advanced eastwards into the kingdom of Bactria, in the region of modern Afghanistan, and in the 1st century BC they invaded western and northern India, where they remained powerful for five centuries. “Scythians”.
More About Heber Scut: Religion: Pagan
1. Boemain , d.:  Scythia (Central Europe).
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20. Boemain, King of Scythia 
BIRTH:  in Scythia
DEATH:  in Scythia (Central Europe).
Notes for Beouman: King of Scythia constantly at war with natives.  Religion: Pagan. Title: King of Scythia
Child of Boemain:
1. Ogamain, d.:  Scythia (Central Europe).
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21. Ogamain, King of Scythia 
BIRTH:  Scythia
DEATH:  in Scythia (Central Europe).
Notes for Ogaman: King of Scythia in constant war with natives. Title: King of Scythia.  Religion: Pagan
1. Tait, d.:  Scythia (Central Europe).
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22. Tait, King of Scythia 
BIRTH:  in Scythia
DEATH:  in Scythia (Central Europe).
Notes for Tait: King of Scythia in constant war with natives.  Religion: Pagan
1. Agnon, b.:  Scythia, d.:  Caspian Sea, onboard ship.
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23. Agnon
BIRTH:  in Scythia 
DEATH:  in Caspian Sea, onboard ship.
Notes for Agnon: Agnon, after the death of his father Tait, King of Scythia, with his followers took their ships and sailed the Caspian Sea for several years (some say seven) in which time he died.  (Caspian Sea  Located in south-western Asia, the Caspian Sea ranks as the largest inland body of water in the world. Several rivers empty into the Caspian Sea, although their flow has diminished due to dams and lakes. The sea has no outlet, and water level is maintained by evaporation, especially in the Kara-Bogaz-Gol, one of the many large gulfs on the eastern portion of the coastline.
More About Agnon: Religion: Pagan
Children of Agnon:
1. Lamhfionn, b.:  Scythia, d.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
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24. Lamhfionn 
BIRTH:  in Scythia
DEATH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
Notes for Lamhfionn After the death of his father Agnon at sea in the Caspian Sea, Lamhfionn and his fleet remained at sea for some time, resting and refreshing themselves upon such islands as they met with. It was then that Cachear, their magician or Druid, foretold that there would be no end of their peregrinations and travel until they should arrive at the Western Island of Europe, now called Ireland, which was the place destined for their future and lasting abode and settlement; and that not they but their posterity after three hundred years should arrive there. After many traverses of fortune at sea, this little fleet with their leader arrived at last and landed at Gothia or Getlia – more recently called Lybia, where Carthage was afterwards built; and soon after landing, Lamhfionn died there.
Religion: Pagan
1. Heber Glunfionn, b.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya); d.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
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25. Heber Glunfionn  
BIRTH:  in Gothia
DEATH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
Notes: Heber Glunfionn was birth was in Getulia (more recently called Libya) where he died. His posterity continued to live there to the eighth generation; and were kings or chief rulers there for one hundred and fifty years — some say three hundred years.
Religion: Pagan
1. Agnan Fionn, b.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya); d.: Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
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26. Agnan Fionn, King of Gothia
BIRTH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya
DEATH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
Notes for Agnan Fionn: Lived and died a King in Gothia or Getulia (now known as Libya). Title: King of Gothia or Getulia (Libya) Religion: Pagan
1. Febric Glas, b.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya); d.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
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27. Febric Glas, King of Gothia
BIRTH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya)
DEATH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
Notes for Febric Glas: Lived and died a King in Gothia or Getulia (now known as Libya). Title: King of Gothia or Getulia (Libya) Religion: Pagan
1. Nenuall, b.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya); d.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
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28. Neuall, King Of Gothia
BIRTH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya)
DEATH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya)
Notes for Nenuall: Lived and died a King in Gothia or Getulia (now known as Libya). Title: King of Gothia or Getulia (Libya) Religion: Pagan
1. Nuadhad, b.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya); d.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
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29. Nuadhad, King Of Gothia
BIRTH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya)
DEATH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya)
Notes for Nuadhad: Lived and died a King in Gothia or Getulia (now known as Libya). Title: King of Gothia or Getulia (Libya) Religion: Pagan
1. Alladh, b.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya); d.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
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30. Alladh, King of Gothia
BIRTH:  in Gothia
DEATH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
Notes for Alladh: Lived and died a King in Gothia or Getulia (now known as Libya). Title: King of Gothia or Getulia (Libya) Religion: Pagan
1.  Arcadh, b.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya);  d.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
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31. Arcadh, King of Gothia
BIRTH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya)
DEATH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya)
Notes for Arcadh: Lived and died a King in Gothia or Getulia (now known as Libya). Title: King of Gothia or Getulia (Libya) Religion: Pagan
1.  Deag, b.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya); d.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya).
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32. Deag Of Gothia, King of Gothia
BIRTH:  in Gothia  or Getulia (Libya)
DEATH:  in Gothia or Getulia (Libya)
Notes for Deag: Lived and died a King in Gothia or Getulia (now known as Libya). More About DEAG: Title: King of Gothia or Getulia (Libya)Religion: Pagan
1. Brathaus, b.:  Gothia or Getulia (Libya); d.:  Gallicia, Spain.
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33. Brathaus King Of Gothia,  
AKA  Brath
BIRTH: :  Gothia or Getulia (Libya)
DEATH:  Gallicia, Spain
Notes for Brath:  Remembering the Druids prediction, given to his ancestor Lamhfionn, and his people having considerably multiplied during their abode in Getulia, he departed thence with a numerous fleet to seek out the country destined to be their final settlement, by the prophecy of Cachear, the Druid. After some time he landed on the coast of Spain, and by strong hand settled himself and hiscolony in Galicia, in the north of that country.
Galicia region (ancient Gallaecia or Callaecia), autonomous region in north-west Spain, comprising the provinces of La Coruña, Lugo, Orense, and Pontevedra; the capital is Santiago. The region is mainly agricultural; fishing and timber are also important. Most of the people speak Galician, a language related to Portuguese. Galicia was a kingdom from 411 to 585 and again in the 11th century after the death of Ferdinand I, king of Castile and León. It came under Spanish domination late in the 15th century. In 1833, it was divided into the present provinces. Area, 29,434 sq. km  (9,464 sq. mi); population (1991) 2,731,669.
More About Brath: Religion: Pagan
Child of Brath:
1. Breoghan (Brigus), b.:  Galicia, Spain; d.:  Galicia, Spain.
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34. Breoghan
AKA  Brigus
BIRTH:  in Galicia, Spain
DEATH:  in Galicia, Spain.
Notes for Breoghan (Brigus): Breoghan (or Brigus was king of Galicia, Andalusia, Murcia, Castile, and Portugal – all of which he conquered. He built Breoghan’s Tower or ‘Brigantia’ in Galicia, and the city of Brigansa or Briganza in Portugal – called after him; and the kingdom of Castile was then also called after him Brigia. It is considered that ‘Castile’ itself was so called from the figure of a castle which Brigus bore for his Arms on his banner.  Brigus sent a colony into Britain, who settled in that territory now known as the counties of York, Lancaster, Durham, Westmoreland and Cumberland, and, after him were called Brigantes; whose posterity gave formidable opposition to the Romans, at the time of the Roman invasion of Britain. Title: King of Galicia, Andalusia, Murcia, Castile, and Portugal Religion:
1.  Bile, b. Galicia, Spain; d.: Galicia, Spain.
2., Ithe , b. Galicia, Spain; d.:  Magh Ithe, Plain of Ithe, Raphoe, Donegal, Ireland.
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35. Bile, King of Galicia
BIRTH:  in Galicia, Spain,
DEATH: in Galicia, Spain.
Notes for Bile: Bile was King of Galicia, Andalusia, Murcia, Castile, and Portugal, conquered by his father Breoghan, and son Galamh [galav] or Milesius succeeded him. This Bile had a brother named Ithe.  Bile, like Balor, is one of the names of the god of Death, i.e. of the Underworld. Bile, the father of the Milesians comes from Spain – the usual term employed by the later rationalising historians for the Land of the Dead.
Title: King of Galicia, Andalusia, Murcia, Castile, and Portugal Religion: Pagan.
1. Milesues, b. Galicia, Spain; d.: Galicia, Spain.
2. Galamh, d.: Unknown
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36. Mileseus
BIRTH:  Galicia, Spain
DEATH:  Galicia, Spain.
He married Scota, daughter of Nectonibus, Pharoah of EGYPT
Notes: Milesius, in his youth and during his father’s life-time, went into Scythia, where he was kindly received by the king of that country, who gave his daughter in marriage,  and appointed him General of his forces. In this capacity Milesius defeated the king’s enemies, gained much fame, and love of all the kings subjects. His growing greatness and popularity excited against him the jealousy of the king; who fearing the worst, resolved on privately despatching Milesius out of the way, for, openly, he dare not attempt it. Admonished of the king’s intentions in his regard, Milesius slew him; and thereupon quitted Scythia and retired into Egypt with a fleet of sixty sail.
Pharaoh Nectonibus, then king of Egypt, being informed of his arrival and of his great valour, wisdom, and conduct in arms, made him General of all his forces against the king of Ethiopia then invading his country. Here as in Scythia, Milesius was victorious; he forced the enemy to submit to the conqueror’s own terms of peace. By these exploits Milesius found great favour with Pharoah, who gave him, being then a widower, his daughter Scota in marriage; and kept him eight years afterwards in Egypt.  During the sojourn of Milesius in Egypt, he employed the most ingenious and able persons among his people to be instructed in the several trades, arts, and sciences used in Egypt; in order to have them taught to the rest of his people on his return to Spain.  [The original name of Milesius of Spain was already mentioned (‘Galamh’ (“gall”: Irish, a stranger; “amh”, a negative affix), which means, ‘no stranger’: meaning he was no stranger in Egypt, where he was called ‘Milethea Spaine,’ which afterwards contracted to ‘Mile Spain’ (meaning the Spanish Hero), and finally to ‘Milesius’ (‘mileadh’: Irish, a hero; Lat. ‘miles’, a soldier).]

At length Milesius took leave of his father-in-law, and steered towards Spain; where he arrived to the great joy and comfort of his people, who were much harassed by the rebellion of the natives and by the intrusion of other foreign nations that forced in after his father’s death, and during his long absence from Spain. With these and those he often met; and, in fifty-four battles, victoriously fought, he routed, destroyed, and totally extirpated them out of the country, which he settled in peace and quietness.  In he reign a great dearth and famine occurred in Spain, of twenty-six years continuance, occasioned, as well by reason of the former troubles which hindered the people from cultivating and manuring the ground, as for want of rain to moisten the earth; but Milesius superstitiously believed the famine to have fallen upon him and his people as a judgement and punishment from their gods, for their negligence in seeking out the country destined for their final abode, so long before foretold to Lamhfionn by Cachear their Druid or magician. The time limited by the prophesy for the accomplishment thereof being now nearly, if not fully, expired. To expiate his fault and to comply with the will of his gods, Milesius, with the general approbation of his people, sent his uncle Ithe, with his son Lughaidh (Luy), and one hundred and fifty stout men to bring them an account of those western islands; which, accordingly, arrived at the island since then called Ireland, and landing in that part of it now called Munster, left his son with fifty of his men to guard the ship, and with the rest travelled about the island. Informed among other things, that the three sons of Cearmad, called Mac-Cuill, MacCeaght, and MacGreine, did then and for thirty years before rule and govern the island, each one year in his turn; and that the country was called after the names of their three queens- Eire, Fodhla, and Banbha, respectively: one year called “Eire”, the next “Fodhla”, and the next “Banbha”, as their husbands reigned in their regular turns; by which names the island is ever since indifferently called, but most commonly “Eire”, because MacCuill, the husband of Eire, ruled and governed the country in his turn the year that the Clan-na-Mile (or the sons of Milesius) arrived and conquered

Ireland.  [Eire: Ancient Irish historians assert that this queen was the granddaughter of Ogma, who invented the Ogham Alphabet; and that it is after that Queen, that Ireland is always personated by a female figure!]
And, being further informed that the three brothers were then at their palace at Aileach Neid, in the north part of the country, engaged in the settlement of some disputes concerning their family jewels, Ithe directed his course thither; sending orders to his son to sail about with his ship and the rest of his men, and meet him there. [Aileach Neid: This name may be derived from the Irish ‘aileach,’ a stone horse or stallion, or ‘aileachta’, jewels; and ‘Neid,’ the Mars of the Pagan Irish. In its time it was one of the most important fortresses in Ireland.]
When Ithe arrived where the (Danan) brothers were, he was honourably received and entertained by them; and, finding him to be a man of great wisdom and knowledge, they referred their disputes to him for decision. That decision having met their entire satisfaction, Ithe exhorted them to mutual love, peace, and forbearance; adding much praise of their delightful, pleasant, and fruitful country; and then took his leave, to return to his ship, and go back to Spain.  No sooner was he gone than the brothers began to reflect on the high commendations which Ithe gave the Island; and suspecting his design of bringing others to invade it, resolved to prevent them, and therefore pursued him with a strong party, overtook him, fought and routed his men and wounded himself to death (before his son or the rest of his men left on ship-board could come to his rescue) at a place called, from that fight by his name, ‘Magh Ithe’ or ‘The Plain of Ithe’ (an extensive plain in the barony of Raphoe, county Donegal); whence his son, having found him in that condition, brought his dead and mangled body back into Spain, and there exposed it to public view, thereby to excite his friends and relations to avenge his murder.  And here I think it not amiss to notify what the Irish chroniclers, observe upon this matter, viz. – that all the invaders and planters of Ireland, namely, Partholan, Neimhedh, the Firbolgs, Tuatha-de-Danans, and Clan-na-Mile, where originally Scythians, of the line of Japhet, who had the language called ‘Bearla-Tobbai’ or Gaodhilg’ [Gaelic] common amongst them all; and consequently not to be wondered at, that Ithe and the Tuatha-de-Danans understood one another without an interpreter – both speaking the same language, though perhaps with some differences in the accent.  The exposing of the dead body of Ithe had the desired effect; for, thereupon, Milesius made great preparations in order to invade Ireland – as well to avenge his uncle’s death as also in obedience to the will of his gods, signified by the prophecy of Cachear, aforesaid. But, before he could effect that object, he died, leaving the care and charge of that expedition upon his eight legitimate sons by his two wives before mentioned.  Milesius was a very valiant champion, a great warrior, and fortunate and prosperous in all his undertakings: witness his name of ‘Milesius’ given him from the many battles (some say a thousand, which the word ‘Mile’ signifies in Irish as well as Latin) which he victoriously fought and won, as well in Spain, as in all the other countries and kingdoms he traversed in his younger days. Travelled into Scythia and Egypt where he was made an Army General by Pharoah Nectonibus. He returned to Spain and after several years sent exploration ships to the Western Isles of Europe. In those ships were one of his sons and his uncle. The murder of his uncle by some of the explorers, now proclaimed Kings of Ireland, caused Milesius to set about preparing to invade Ireland in revenge. However, his death caused this due to be left to his sons. They were Heber, Heremon and Amergin, the only three out of eight to survive that invasion commanded by 36 Chiefs each having his own ship with family and followers.
More About Milesius: Burial: Spain Title: King of Galicia, Andalusia, Murcia, Castile, and Portugal Religion: Pagan
Children of Milesius and Scota:
1. Heber Fionn, b.: Galicia, Spain; d.: , 1698  BC in Ireland.
2. Ir, b. Galicia, Spain; d.:  Ireland.
3. Amergin, b. Galicia, Spain; d.: Ireland;  MARRIAGE:  Skenna
Notes for AMERGIN: Amergin, son of Miled, was a Poet (file) and this is often synonymous with Druid. He was slain  by Heremon dying without issue.  When the poet Amergin set foot upon the soil of Ireland it is said that he chanted a strange and mystical lay:

“I am the Wind that blows over the sea,
I am the Wave of the Ocean;
I am the murmur of the billows;
I am the Ox of the Seven Combats;
I am the Vulture upon the rock;
I am a Ray of the Sun;
I am the fairest of Plants;
I am a Wild Boar in Valour;
I am a Salmon in the Water;
I am a Lake in the plain;
I am the Craft of the artificer;
I am a Word of Science;
I am the Spear-point that gives battle;
I am the god that creates in the head of man the fire of thought.
Who is it that enlightens the assembly upon the mountain, if not I?
Who telleth the ages of the moon, if not I?
Who showeth the place where the sun goes to rest, if not I?”

Two other poems are attributed to Amergin, in which he
invokes the land and physical features of Ireland to aid him:

“I invoke the land of Ireland,
Shining, shining sea;
Fertile, fertile Mountain;
Gladed, gladed wood!
Abundant river, abundant in water!
Fish-abounding lake!”
(Both Poems are from translations by De Jubainvile in “Irish
Mythological Cycle”)

            The Milesian host, after landing (in Ireland), advance to Tara, where they find the three kings of the Danaans awaiting them, and summon them to deliver up the island. The Danaans ask for three days’ time to consider whether they shall quit Ireland, or submit, or give battle; and they propose to leave the decision, upon their request, to Amergin. Amergin pronounces judgement – “the first judgement which was delivered in Ireland.” He agrees that the Milesians must not take their foes by surprise-they are to withdraw the length of nine waves from the shore, and then return; if they then conquer the Danaans the land is to be fairly theirs by right of battle. The Milesians submit to this decision and embark on their ships. But no sooner have they drawn off for the mystical distance of the nine waves than a mist and storm are raised by the sorceries of the Danaans-the coast of Ireland is hidden from their sight, and they wonder dispersed upon the ocean.  To ascertain if it is a natural or Druidic tempest which afflicts them, a man named Aranan is sent up to the masthead to see if the wind is blowing there also or not. He is flung from the swaying mast, but as he falls to his death he cries his message to his shipmates: “There is no storm aloft”. Amergin, who takes lead in all critical situations, thereupon chants his incantation to the land of Erin.  The wind falls, and they turn their prows, rejoicing, towards the shore.
A great battle with the Danaans at Telltown (named after the goddess Telta) then follows. The three kings and three queens of the Danaans, with many of their people, are slain, and the children of Miled-the last of the mythical invaders of Ireland-enter upon the sovereignty of Ireland. But the people of Dana do not withdraw. By their magic art they cast over themselves a veil of invisibility, which they can put on or off as they choose. There are two Irelands henceforward, the spiritual and the earthly. The Danaans dwell in the spiritual Ireland which is portioned out among them by their great overlord, the Dagda. Where the human eye can see but green mounds and ramparts, the relics of ruined fortresses or sepulchres, there rise fairy palaces of the defeated divinities; there they hold revels in eternal sunshine, nourished by the magic meat and ale that give them undying youth and beauty; and thence they come forth at times to mingle with mortal men in love or in war. The ancient mythical literature conceives them as heroic and splendid in strength and beauty. In later times, and as Christian influences grew stronger, they dwindle into fairies, the People of the Sidhe (pronounced ‘Shee).  It means literally the People of the [Fairy] Mounds); but they have never wholly perished; to this day the Land of Youth and its inhabitants live in the imagination of the Irish peasant.
More About AMERGIN:  Religion: Pagan
Notes for SKENNA:  Died on the way to Ireland from Spain. The Milesians buried her when they landed, and called the place ‘Inverskena’ after her; this was the ancient name of the Kenmare River in County Kerry. Religion: Pagan
4.. Heremon, b. Galicia, Spain; d.: 1683 BC, Ireland.
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37. Heremon, King of Ireland 
AKA:  Eochaidh I, The Heremon, King of
Ireland 
BIRTH:   Galicia, Spain
ACCEDED:  1699 BC
DEATH: 1683 BC, Ireland.
Notes: Eochaidh Heremon reigned with his brother Heber as the first Monarchs of Ireland. They began their reign in 1699 BC. After Heber’s death Heremon reigned until 1683 BC.  After the death of their father King Milesius, the eight sons were neither forgetful nor negligent in the execution of their father’s command to avenge the death of Ithe at the hands of the three Danaan kings in Ireland. But soon after his death, with a numerous fleet well manned and equipped, set forth from Breoghan’s Tower or Brigantia (now Corunna) in Galicia, in Spain, and sailed prosperously to the coasts of Ireland or ‘Inis-Fail,’ (see below) where they met many difficulties and various chances before they could land: occasioned by the diabolical arts, sorceries, and enchantments used by the Tuatha-de-Danans, to obstruct their landing; for, by their magic art, they enchanted the island so as to appear to the Milesians or Clan-na-Mile in the form of a Hog, and no way to come to it (whence the island, among the many other names it had before, was called ‘Muc-Inis’ or ‘The Hog Island’); and withal raised so great a storm, that the Milesian fleet was thereby totally dispersed and many of them cast away, wherein five of the eight brothers, sons of Milesius, lost their lives. That part of the fleet commanded by Heber, Heremon, and Amergin (the three surviving brothers), and Heber Donn, son of Ir (one of the brothers lost in the storm), overcame all opposition, landed safe, fought and routed the three Tuatha-de-Danan Kings at Slieve-Mis, and thence pursued and overtook them at Tailten, where another bloody battle was fought; wherein the three (Tuatha-de-Danan) Kings and their Queens were slain(see another account for the Queens below), and their army utterly routed and destroyed: so that they could never after give any opposition to the Clan-na-Mile in their new conquest; who, having thus sufficiently avenged the death of their great uncle Ithe, gained the possession of the country foretold to them by Cachear, some ages past through Lamhfionn.  [‘Inis-Fail: Thomas More, in his Irish Melodies, commemorates this circumstance in the “Song of Inisfail”:

      They came from a land beyond the sea
And now o’er the western main
Set sail, in their good ships, gallantly,
From the sunny land of Spain.
“Oh, where’s the isle we’ve seen in our
dreams,
Our destined home or grave?”
Thus sang they, as by the morning’s
beams,
They swept the Atlantic wave.

      And lo! where afar o’er ocean shines
A spark of radiant green,
As though in that deep lay emerald
mines,
Whose light through the wave was seen.
“Tis Inisfail – ’tis Inisfail!”
Rings o’er the echoing sea;
While, bending to heaven, the warriors
hail
That home of the brave and free.

     Then turned they unto the Eastern wave,
Where now their Day-god’s eye
A look of such sunny omen gave
As lighted up sea and sky.
Nor frown was seen through sky or sea,
Nor tear o’er leaf or sod,
When first on their Isle of Destiny
Our great forefathers trod.

Heber and Heremon, the chief leading men remaining of the eight brothers, sons of Milesius aforesaid, divided the kingdom between them (allotting a proportion of land to their brother Amergin, who was their Arch-priest, Druid, or magician; and to their nephew Heber Donn, and to the rest of their chief commanders), and became jointly the first of one hundred and eighty-three (or four) Kings or sole Monarchs of the Gaelic, Milesian or Scottish Race, that ruled and governed Ireland, successively, for two thousand eight hundred and eighty-five years from the first year of their reign, Anno Mundi three thousand five hundred, to their submission to the Crown of England in the person of King Henry the Second; who being also of the Milesian Race by ‘Maude’, his mother, was lineally descended from Fergus Mor MacEarca, first King of Scotland, who descended from the said Heremon – so that the succession may be truly said to continue in the Milesian Blood from before Christ one thousand six hundred and ninety-nine years down to the present time.  Heber and Heremon reigned jointly one year only, when, upon a difference between their ambitious wives, they quarrelled and fought a battle at Ardeath or Geshill (Geashill, near Tullamore in the King’s County), where Heber was slain by Heremon; and, soon after, Amergin, who claimed an equal share in the government, was, in another battle fought between them, likewise slain by Heremon.
Thus, Heremon became sole Monarch, and made a new division of the land amongst his comrades and friends, viz.: the south part, now called Munster, he gave to his brother Heber’s four sons, Er, Orba, Feron, and Fergna; the north part, now Ulster, he gave to Ir’s only son Heber Donn; the east part or ‘Coigeadh Galian,’ now called Leinster, he gave to Criomthann-sciath-bheil, one of his commanders; and the west part, now called Connaght, Heremon gave to Un-Mac0Oigge, another of his commanders; allotting a part of Munster to Lughaidh (the son of Ithe, the first Milesian discoverer of Ireland), amongst his brother Heber’s sons.
From these three brothers, Heber, Ir, and Heremon (Amergin dying without issue), are descended all the Milesian Irish of Ireland and Scotland, viz.: from Heber, the eldest brother, the provincial Kings of Munster (of whom thirty-eight were sole Monarchs of Ireland), and most of the nobility and gentry of Munster, and many noble families in Scotland, are descended.
From Ir, the second brother, all the provincial Kings of Ulster (of whom twenty-six were sole monarchs of Ireland), and all the ancient nobility and gentry of Ulster, and many noble families in Leinster, Munster, and Connaught, derive their pedigrees; and, in Scotland, the Clan-na-Rory – the descendants of an eminent man named Ruadhri or Roderick, who was Monarch of Ireland for seventy years (viz., from Before Christ 288 to 218).
Heremon, or Eremon, during his sole reign, was visited by a certain colony called by the Irish ‘Cruithneaigh,’ in English “Cruthneans’ or ‘Picts’ who requested Heremon to assign them a part of the country to settle in, he refused, but gave them as wives the widows of the Tuatha-de-Danans slain in battle. He then sent the Picts with a strong party of his own forces to conquer the country then called ‘Alba’ but now ‘Scotland’; conditionally, that they and their posterity should be tributary to the Monarchs of Ireland.
From Heremon, the youngest of the three brothers, were descended one hundred and fourteen sole Monarchs of Ireland: the provincial Kings Heremonian nobility and gentry of Leinster, Connaught, Meath, Orgiall, Tirowen, Tirconnell, and Clan-na-boy; the Kings of Dalriada; all the Kings of Scotland from Fergus Mor MacEarca down to the Stuarts; and the Kings and Queens of England from Henry the Second down to the present time. 
This invasion, conquest, or plantation of Ireland by the Milesian or Scottish Nation took place in the Year of the World three thousand five hundred, or the next year after Solomon began the foundation of the Temple of Jerusalem, and one thousand Six hundred and ninety-nine years before the Nativity of our Saviour Jesus Christ; which according to the Irish computation of Time, occurred Anno Mundi five thousand one hundred and ninety-nine: therein agreeing with the ‘Septuagint,’ Roman Martyrologies, Eusebius, Orosius, and other ancient authors; which computation the ancient Irish chroniclers exactly observed in their Books of Reigns of the Monarchs of Ireland, and other Antiquities of that Kingdom; out of which the Roll of the Monarchs of Ireland, from the beginning of the Milesian Monarchy to their submission to King Henry the Second of England, a Prince of their own Blood, is exactly collected.  [As the Milesian invasion took place the next year after the laying of the foundation of the Temple of Jerusalem by Solomon, King of Israel, we may infer that Solomon was contemporary with Milesius of Spain; and that the Pharoah King of Egypt, who (1 Kings iii. 1,) gave his daughter in marriage to Solomon, was the Pharoah who conferred on Milesius of Spain the hand of another daughter Scota.]
Milesius of Spain bore three Lions in his shield and standard, for the following reasons; namely that, in his travels in his younger days into foreign countries, passing through Africa, he, by his cunning and valour, killed in one morning three Lions; and that, in memory of so noble and valiant an exploit, he always after bore three Lions on his shield, which his two surviving sons Heber and Heremon, and his grandson Heber Donn, son of Ir, after their conquest of Ireland, divided amongst them, as well as they did the country: each of them bearing a Lion in his shield and banner, but of different colours; which the Chiefs of their posterity continue to this day: some with additions and differences; others plain and entire as they had it from their ancestors.
Heber and Heremon turned to their brother Druid Amergin, when the victory over the Danaans was secure, for a judgement as to their respective tiles to sovereignty over Ireland. Eremon was the elder of the two, but Eber refused to submit to him. Thus Irish history begins, alas! with dissension and jealousy. Amergin decided that the land should belong to Eremon for his life, and pass to Eber after his death. But Eber refused to submit to the award, and demanded an immediate partition of the new won territory.
This was agreed to, and Eber took the southern half of Ireland, “from the Boyne to the Wave of Cleena” while Eremon occupied the north. But even so the brothers could not be at peace, and after a short while war broke out between them. Eber was slain, and Eremon became sole King of Ireland, which he ruled from Tara, the traditional seat of that central authority which was always a dream of the Irish mind, but never a reality of Irish history.
More About Heremon: Title: King of Ireland 1699 BC to 1683 BC Religion: Pagan Title: King of Ireland
MARRIAGE:  Tamar Thephi
Father: Zedekiah, King of Judah
Children of Tamar Thephi and Eochaidh I, The Heremon, King of Ireland: 
1.  Muimne Heremon, b.:  Unknown,  d.:  1680 BC, Ireland.
Notes for Muimne Heremon:  Joint Monarch of All Ireland: Brothers Muimne, Luighne and Laighean from 1683BC to 1680 BC. Slain by ancestors of Heber. Muimne was buried at Cruachan (cruachan: Irish, a little hill) or Croaghan, situated near Elphin, in the County of Roscommon. In the early ages Croaghan became capital of Connaught and a residence of the ancient Kings of Ireland; and at Croaghan the states of  Connaught held conventions, to  make laws and inaugurate their Kings. There too, about a century before the Christian era, the Monarch Eochy Feidlioch erected a royal residence and a great rath (hill fort), called “Rath-Cruachan,” after his Queen, Cruachan Croidheirg (croidheirg: Irish, a rising heart), mother of Maud, the celebrated Queen of Connaught, who, wearing on her head “Aision” or ‘golden crown,’ and seated in her gilden war-chariot surrounded by several other war-chariots, commanded in person, like the ancient queens of the Amazons, her Connaght forces, in the memorable seven years’ war against the Red Branch Knights of Ulster, who were commanded by King Connor MacNessa, as mentioned in our ancient records. – Connellan.
More About Muimne Heremon: Burial: 1680 BC in Cruachan, near Elphin, Ireland Title: King of Ireland 1683 BC to 1680 BC Religion: Pagan
2. Luigne Heremon, b.:  Unknown,  d.: 1680 BC, Ireland.
Notes for Luigne Heremon: Joint Monarch of All Ireland: Brothers Muuimne, Luighne and Laighean from 1683 BC to 1680 BC. Slain by ancestors of Heber. More About Luigne Heremon:  Title: King of Ireland 1683BC to 1680BC Religion: Pagan
3. Laighean Heremon, d.: 1680 BC, Ireland.
Notes for Laighean Heremon: Joint Monarch of All Ireland: Brothers Muuimne, Luighne and Laighean from 1683 BC to 1680 BC. Slain by ancestors of Heber.
More About Laighean Heremon: Title: King of Ireland 1683 BC to 1680 BC. Religion: Pagan
4. Irial Faidh Heremon, d.:  1670 BC, Ireland.
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Ancestors of Tamar Thephi
(wife of Hermon) (see previous #10)

10.       Noah (1663 – 2613 AM),
            Emzara (Naamah), daughter of 
            Rake’el

11.       Shem (2165 – 2765 AM), (whence
            Semite) 
            Sedeqetelebab, daughter of
            Eliakim

12.       Arphaxad (Arpachshad)
            (2265 – 2880 AM)

13.       Cainan (Kenan) (2400 – 2860 AM) 
            
14.       Shelah (Salah) (2530 – 2990 AM)

15.       Eber (Heber) (2660 – 3164 AM),
            whence Hebrew

16.       Peleg (2794 – 3133 AM)

17.       Reu (2924 – 3263 AM)

18.       Serug (3056 – 3386 AM)

19.       Nahor (3186 – 3394 AM)

20.       Terah (3265 – 3470 AM)

21.       Abraham (Abram)
            (3335 – 3510 AM), married above 
            Sarah

22.       Isaac (3435 – 3615 AM),
            Rebekah

23.       Jacob (Israel, Saturn of Crete)
            (3495 – 3642 AM) 
            Leah

24.       Judah, King of Goshen (whence 
            Jews), 
            Tamar, who by Judah had twins 
            (Zerah and Pharez)

25.       Pharez

 

THE LINE OF PHAREZ

26.       Hezron (Esrom)

27.       Ram (Aram)

28.       Amminadab (Aminadab)

29.       Nashon (Naasson)

30.       Salma (Salmon)
            Rachab (Rahab)

31.       Boaz (Booz)
            Ruth

32.       Obed

33.       Jesse

34.       David, King of Israel (d. 971 BC)
            Bathsheba

35.       Solomon, King of Israel 
            (d. 930 BC)
            Naamah

36.       Rehoboam (Roboam) Kingof 
            Judah (971 – 913 BC) 
            Maachlah 

37.       King Abijah (Abia) of Judah 
            (d. 911 BC)

38.       Asa King of Judah (d. 870 BC)
            Azubah 

39.       Jehoshaphat (Josephat) King of
            Judah (908 – 848 BC)

40.       Jehoram King of Judah 
            (881 – 841 BC)
            Athalia 

41.       Ahaziah, King of Judah 
            (863 – 841 BC)
            Zibiah of Beersheba 

42.       Joash (Jehoash), King of Judah 
            (843 – 796 BC)
            Jehoaddan of Jesusalem 

43.       Amaziah, King of Judah 
            (822 – 767 BC)
            Jecoliah of Jersulalem 

44.       Uzziah (Azariah), King of Judah 
            (809 – 739 BC)
            Jerushah 

45.       Jotham (Joatham) King of Judah  
            (773 – 732 BC)

46.       Ahaz (Achaz) King of Judah 
            (753 – 716 BC)
            Abija 

47.       Hezekiah (Ezekias) Kingof Judah 
            (741 – 687 BC)
            Hephzibah

48.       Zedekiah, King of Judah

49.       Eochaidh I, The Heremon
            Tamar Thephi, daughter of 
            Zedekiah

50. (39) Irial Faidh Heremon
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39. (50)  Irial Faidh Heremon, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Unknown
ACCEDED:  1680 BC
DEATH:  1670 BC,  Magh Muagh, Ireland
Notes for Irial Faidh Heremon: Irial Faidh (“Faidh”, Irish, a prophet) son of Heremon, was 10th Monarch of Ireland. This was a very learned King; could foretell things to come; and caused much of the country to be cleared of ancient forests. He likewise built seven royal palaces, (rath = hill fort): Rath Ciombaoith, Rath Coincheada, Rath Mothuig, Rath Buirioch, Rath Luachat, Rath Croicne and Rath Boachoill.  He won four remarkable battles over his enemies:- Ard Inmath, at Teabtha, where Stirne, the son of Dubh, son of Fomhar, was slain; the second battle was at Teanmhuighe against Fomhoraice, where Eichtghe, their leader was slain; the third was the battle of Loch Muighe, where Lugrot, the son of Moghfeibhis, was slain; and the fourth was the battle of Cuill Martho, where the four sons of Heber were defeated. Irial died in the second year after this battle, having reigned 10 years, and was buried at Magh Muagh.  Notes from the Four Masters – AM 3529 = About1670 BC.
At the end of this, the tenth year of the reign of Irial Faidh, son of Eremon, he died at Magh Muaidhe. It was by this Irial Faidh the following battles were fought: the battle of Cuil Marta; the battle of Ard Inmaoith, in Teathbha, in which fell Stirne, son of Dubh, son of Fomhor; the battle of Tenmaighe, in which fell Eocha Echcheann, king of the Fomorians; the battle of Lochmaighe, in which fell Lughroth, son of Mofemis of the Firbolgs.- Burial: 1670 BC in Magh Muagh, Ireland  Title: King of Ireland 1680 BC to 1670 BC Religion: Pagan Title: King of Ireland
1. Eithrial Heremon, d.: 1650 BC, Soirrean, Leinster, Ireland.
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40. Eithrial Heremon, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Unknown
ACCEDED:  1670 BC
DEATH:  1650 BC, Soirrean, Leinster, Ireland.
Notes for Eithrial Heremon: Eithrial, son of Irial Faidh, of the Line of Heremon, was the 11th Monarch of Ireland; reigned 20 years and was slain by Conmaol, the son of Heber Fionn, at the battle of Soirrean, in Leinster, 1650 BC. This was a learned King; he wrote, with his own hand, “The History of the Gaels” (or Gadelians); in his reign seven large woods were cleared and much advance made in the practice of agriculture.
More About Eithrial Heremon: Title: King of Ireland 1670 BC to 1650 BC. Religion: Pagan Title: King of Ireland
Child of Eithrial Heremon:
1. Foll-Aich Heremon, d. DEATH: , Ireland.
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41. Foll-Aich Heremon, Prince of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland.
Notes for Foll-Aich Heremon: Foll-Aich, son of Eithrial, of the Line of Heremon, was kept out of the Monarchy by Conmaol the Slayer of his father, who usurped his place.
More About Foll-Aich Heremon: Religion: Pagan
Child of Foll-Aich Heremon:
1. Tighernmas Heremon, b. Ireland; d.:  1543 BC, Magh Sleaght, now Fenagh, Mohill, Leitrim, Ireland.
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42. Tighernmas Heremon, King of Ireland
BIRTH:  Ireland
ACCEDED:  1620 BC.
DEATH:  1543 BC, Magh Sleaght, now Fenagh, Mohill, Leitrim, Ireland.
Notes for Tighernmas Heremon: Tigernmas (or Tiernmas) was the son of Foll-Aich, of the Line of Heremon, was the 13th Monarch of Ireland and reigned for 77 years from 1620 BC. (Although according to Keating he reigned 50 years). He fought twenty-seven battles with followers of the family of Heber Fionn, all which he gained. In his reign gold was mined near the River Liffey and skilfully worked by ‘Inchadhan.’ This King also made a law that each grade of society should be known by the number of colours in its wearing apparel:- the clothes of a slave should be of one colour; those of a soldier two (according to Keating two was for a plebeian); the dress of a commanding officer to be of three colours (Keating states three were for a soldier or young lord); a gentlemen’s dress, who kept a table for the free entertainment of strangers, to be of four colours (Keating says that four colours were reserved for a brughaidh or public victualler); five colours to be allowed for nobility or the chiefs (Keating states five is for the lord of a tuath or cantred); and the King, Queen, and Royal Family, as well as the Druids, historians, and other learned men to wear six colours (Keating states six is for an ollamh or chief professor of any liberal arts, and that of King and Queen). This information is taken from the ancient ‘Book of Rights’. It is believed that this mode of dress may be the origin of the Scotch plaid.
This King died, 1543 BC, on the Eve of 1st November, with two-thirds of his people of Ireland, at Magh Sleaght (or Field of Adoration), now ‘Fenagh’ in the Barony of Mohill, in the county of Leitrim, as he was adoring the Sun-God, ‘Crom Cruach’ (a quo Macroom) literally ‘the crooked heap’. Historians say this Monarch was the first to introduce image worship in Ireland. This idol of Crom Cruach was worshipped up to the time of St. Patrick, by whom he was destroyed.  He is said to have introduced into Ireland the worship of Crom Cruach, on Moyslaught (The Plain of Adoration) and to have perished himself with three-fourths of his people while worshipping this idol on November Eve, the period when the reign of Winter was inaugurated. Crom Cruach was no doubt a solar deity, but no figure at all resembling him can be identified among the Danaan divinities. Tiernmas also, it is said, found the first gold mine in Ireland, and introduced variegated colours into the clothing of people. A slave might wear one colour, a peasant two, a soldier three, a wealthy landowner four, a provincial chief five, and an Ollav, or royal person, six. Ollav was a term applied to a certain Druidic rank; it meant much the same as ‘doctor’, in the sense of a learned man-a master of science. It is a characteristic trait that the Ollav is endowed with a distinction equal to that of a king.
More About Tighernmas Heremon Title: King of Ireland 1620 BC to 1543 BC
Religion: Pagan Title:  King of Ireland
Child of Tighernmas Heremon:
1. Enboath Heremon, b. Ireland; d.:  Ireland.
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43. Enboath Heremon, Prince of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  in Ireland.
Notes for Enboath Heremon: Enboath, son of Tigernmas, of the Line of Heremon. During this Prince’s lifetime Ireland was divided in two with a line drawn from Drogheda to Limerick.  Religion: Pagan
1. Smiringhall Heremon, b. Ireland; d.:  Ireland.
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44. Smiringhall Heremon
BIRTH:  Ireland,
DEATH:  Ireland.
Notes for Smiringhall Heremon: Smiomghall, son of Enboath, of the Line of Heremon. In Smiomghall’s lifetime the Picts in Scotland were forced to abide by their oath, and pay homage to the Irish Monarch; seven large woods were also cut down.
More About Religion: Pagan
1. Fiocha Labhrainn Heremon, b. Ireland; d.: 1448 BC, Bealgadain, Ireland.
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45. Fiocha Labhrainn Heremon, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
ACCEDED:  1472 BC
DEATH:  BC 1448, Bealgadain, Ireland
Notes for Fiocha Labhrainn Heremon: Fiacha Labhrainn, son of Smiomghall, of the Line of Heremon, was the 18th Monarch of Ireland. He reigned 24 years; slew Eochaidh Faobharglas, of the Line of Heber, at the Battle of Carman. During his reign all inhabitants of Scotland were brought in subjection of the Irish Monarchy, and the conquest was secured by his son the 20th Monarch. Fiacha at length (1448 BC) fell in the Battle of Bealgadain by the hands of Eochaidh Mumho, the son of Moefeibhis, of the race of Heber Fionn.
Title: King of Ireland 1472BC to 1448 BC. Religion: Pagan.
1, Aongus Olmucach Heremon, b. Ireland; d.: 1409 BC, Battle of Carman, Ireland.
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46. Aongus Olmucach Heremon, King of Ireland
BIRTH:  Ireland
ACCEDED:  1427 BC
DEATH:  1409 BC, Battle of Carman, Ireland.
Notes for Aongus Olmucach Heremon : Aongus Olmucach (or AEneas Olmucach), son of Fiacha Labhrainn, of the Line of Heremon, was the 20th Monarch of Ireland. In his reign the Picts again refused to pay the tribute imposed on them 250 years before by Heremon, but this Monarch went with a strong army into Alba and in thirty pitched battles overcame them and forced them to pay the required tribute.  Aongus was, at length, slain by Eana in the Battle of Carman in 1409 BC.
Title: King of Ireland 1427 BC to 1409 BC Religion: Pagan.
1.  Main Heremon, b. Ireland; d.:  Ireland.
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47. Main Heremon, Prince of Ireland 
AKA  Moan
BIRTH:  in Ireland,
DEATH:  in Ireland.
Notes for Main Heremon:  Main, son of Aongus Olmucach, of the Line of Heremon, was kept out of the Monarchy by Eadna of the Line of Heber Fionn. In his time silver shields were given as rewards for bravery to the Irish Militia.
More About Main Heremon: Religion: Pagan
1. Rothachtach Heremon, b. Ireland; d:  1357 BC, Ireland.
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48.  Rothachtach Heremon, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
ACCEDED:  1382 BC
DEATH:  1357 BC, Ireland.
Notes for Rothachtach Heremon: Rotheachtach, son of Main, of the Line of Heremon, 22nd Monarch of Ireland from 1382 BC. Slain in 1357 BC by Sedne (or Seadhna) of the Line of Ir. In the reign of this Monarch silver shields were made, and four-horse chariots were first used in Ireland.
Title: King of Ireland 1382 BC to 1357 BC.  Religion: Pagan
1. Dein Heremon, b. Ireland; d.: Ireland.
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49. Dein Heremon, Prince of Ireland 
AKA  Drin 
BIRTH:  Ireland,
DEATH:  Ireland.
Notes for Dein Heremon: Dein, son of Rotheachtach, of the Line of Heremon, was kept out of the Monarchy by Sedne, his father’s slayer. In his time gentlemen and noblemen first wore gold chains round their necks, as a sign of birth; and golden helmets were given to brave soldiers.
More About Dein Heremon: Religion: Pagan
1. Siorna Saoghalach Heremon, b.: Ireland; d.: , 1030 BC, Aillin, Ireland.
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50. Siorna Saoghalach Heremon:
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  1030 BC, Aillin, Ireland
Notes : Siorna “Saoghalach” (longoevus), son of Dein, of the Line of Heremon, was 34th Monarch of Ireland from 1180 BC. He obtained the name “Saoghalach” on account of his extraordinary long life; slain in 1030 BC at Aillin by Rotheachta, of the Line of Heber Fionn, who usurped the Monarchy, thereby excluding Siorna’s offspring from the throne. (Allegedly lived for 250 years and reigned for 150 years!).
Title: King of Ireland 1180 to 1030 Religion: Pagan.
Child of Siorna Saoghalach Heremon:
1. Olioll Aolcheon Heremon, b.: Ireland; d.:  Ireland.
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51. Olioll Aolcheon Heremon
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  1013 BC, Moighe Muadh, Ireland.
Child of Olioll Aolcheon:
1. Gialchadh Heremon, King of Ireland 
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52. Gialchadh Heremon, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
ACCEDED:  1022 BC
DEATH:  1013 BC, Moighe Muadh, Ireland.
Gialchadh, son of Olioll Aolcheoin, of the Line of Heremon, was the 37th Monarch of Ireland. Killed by Art Imleach, of the Line of Heber Fionn, at Moighe Muadh, in 1013 BC.
Title: King of Ireland 1022 BC to 1013 BC.  Religion: Pagan
Child of Gialchadh Heremon:
1. Nuodhas Fionnfail Heremon, b.: Ireland; d.: Ireland
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53. Nuodhas Fionnfail Heremon, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
ACCEDED:  1001 BC
DEATH:  961 BC, Ireland.
Notes for Nuodhas Fionnfail Heremon
Nuadhas Fionnfail, son of Gialchadh, of the Line of Heremon, was 39th Monarch of Ireland from 1001 BC. Slain by the successor to his throne, Breasrioghacta of the Line of Heber, in 961 BC.
More About Nuadhas Fionnfail Heremon: Title: King of Ireland 1001 BC to 961 BC.  Religion: Pagan.
1. Aedan Glas Heremon, b.: Ireland; d.: Ireland.
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54. Aedan Glas Heremon, Prince of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland.
Notes : Aedan Glas, son of Nuadhas Fionnfail, of the Line of Heremon. In his lifetime the coastline was infested by pirates and there occurred a dreadful plague (Apthach) which swept away most of the inhabitants.
Religion: Pagan
1. Simeon Breac Heremon, b.: Ireland; d.:  903 BC, Ireland.
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55. Simeon Breac Heremon, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  903 BC, Ireland
Notes : Simeon Breac, son of Aedan Glas, of the Line of Heremon, was 44th Monarch of Ireland from 909 BC. He inhumanely caused his predecessor to be torn asunder; but after a reign of 6 years he met a like death, in 903 BC, by order of Duach Fionn, son to the murdered King.
Title: King of Ireland 909 BC to 903 BC. Religion: Pagan.
1. Muredach Bolgrach Heremon, b.: Ireland; d.:  892 BC,  Ireland.
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56. Muredach Bolgrach Heremon, King  of Ireland 
AKA   Muredach Bolgach
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  BC 892, Ireland
Notes: Muredach Bolgach, son of Simeon Breac, of the Line of Heremon, was 46th Monarch of Ireland from 893 BC. He was killed in 892 BC by Eadhna Dearg.
Muredach Bolgach Heremon:
Title: King of Ireland 893 BC to 892 BC Religion: Pagan.
Children of Muredach Bolgach Heremon:
1. Fiacha Tolgrach Heremon, b. Ireland; d.: 795 BC, Ireland.
2. Duach Teamhrach Heremon, b.: Ireland; d.: Ireland.
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57. Fiacha Tolgrach Heremon, King  of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH: BC 795, Ireland
Notes for Fiacha Tolgrach Heremon:
Fiacha Tolgrach, son of Murdach, of the Line of Heremon was 46th Monarch of Ireland. Fiacha’s life was ended by the sword of Oilioll Fionn, of the Line of Heber Fionn, in 795 BC.
More About Fiacha Tolgrach Heremon:
Title: King of Ireland 805 BC to 795 BC Religion: Pagan.
Child of Fiacha Tolgrach Heremon:
1. Duach Ladhrach Heremon, b.: Ireland; d.:  737 BC, Ireland.
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58. Luach Ladrach, King of Ireland 
AKA  Duach Ladhrach
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  737 BC, Ireland
Notes : Duach Ladhrach, son of Fiacha Tolgrach, of the Line of Heremon, was 59th Monarch of Ireland. Killed by Lughaidh Laighe son of Oilioll Fionn in 737 BC.
Title: King of Ireland 747 BC to 737 BC Religion: Pagan.
1. Eochaidh Buadhach Heremon, b.:  Ireland; d: Ireland.
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59. Eochaidh Buadhach Heremon, Prince of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Notes for Eochaidh Buadhach Heremon:  Eochaidh Buadhach, son of Duach Ladhrach, of the Line of Heremon. Kept out of the Monarchy by his father’s slayer. In his time the Kingdom was twice visited with a plague.
Religion: Pagan
Child of Eochaidh Buadhach Heremon:
1. Ugaine Mor Heremon, b.: Ireland; d.:  593 BC, Ireland.
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60. Ugaine Mor Heremon, King of Ireland 
AKA  Ughaine Mor
BIRTH: Ireland
ACCEDED:  633 BC
DEATH:  593 BC,  Ireland.
MARRIAGE:  Caesair
Notes for Ugaine Mor Heremon:  Ugaine Mor, son of Eochaidh Buadhach, of the Line of Heremon. This Ugaine (or Hugony) the Great was the 66th Monarch of Ireland from 633 BC. Was called Mor on account of his extensive dominions, being Sovereign of all of the islands of Western Europe.
Was married to Caesair (or Kesair) daughter of the King of France and by her had  issue- twenty-two sons and three daughters. In order to prevent these children encroaching on each other he divided the Kingdom into twenty-five portions allotting to each their inheritance. By these divisions the taxes were collected for the following 300 years. All the sons died without issue except Laeghaire Lore (Laery) ancestor of all the Leinster Heremonians; and Cobthach Caolbhreagh (Covac) from whom the Heremonians of Leath Cuinn (Meath, Ulster and Connaght) derive their pedigree.
Ugaine was, at length, slain by Badhbhchadh in 593 BC who failed to secure the fruits of his murder, the Irish Throne, being executed on the order of son Laeghaire Lore. In the early ages the Irish Kings made military expeditions into foreign countries.
Ugaine Mor, called by O’Flaherty, in his ‘Ogygia,’ “Hugonius Magnus,” was contemporary with Alexander the Great; and is stated to have sailed with a fleet into the Mediterranean, landed forces in Africa, and also attacked Sicily; and having proceeded to Gaul, was married to Caesair, daughter of the King of the Gauls. Hugonius was buried at Cruachan. The Irish sent, during the Punic Wars, auxiliary troops to their Celtic Brethren, the Gauls; who in their alliance with the Carthaginians under Hannibal, fought against the Roman armies in Spain and Italy. – Connellan.
DEATH:  591 BC in Ireland. Notes for Laeghaire Lore
More About Ugaine Mor Heremon:
NOTES: King Ugaine Mor “The Great,” 66th Monarch of Ireland, succeeded BC 633 and reigned until 593. He was called “Mor” on account of his extensive dominions, being Sovereign of all the Islands of Western Europe. He married Caesair, daughter of the King of France, and by her had issue of twenty-two sons and three daughters, and divided his kingdom in twenty-five parts among them. Taxes were collected by this division for 300 years. Ugaine was slain BC 593 by Badhbhchadh. Lorc, the murdered Monarch’s son, became the 68th Monarch. Father: Eochaidh Buadhach, Prince.of Ireland
MARRIAGE: Caesair, Princess of France
Title: King of Ireland 633 BC to 593 BC.  Religion: Pagan.
MARRIAGE: Caesair.
Notes for Caesair:
Daughter of the King of France. Religion: Pagan
Children of Ugaine Heremon and Caesair:
1. Laeghaire Lore  O’Connor Faley, b. Ireland; d. 68th King of Ireland began his reign in 593 BC.
Title: King of Ireland 593 BC to 591 BC   Religion: Pagan
2. Cobthach Caolbhreagh Hermon, b. Ireland; d.:  541 BC, Ireland. Cobthach Caol-Bhreagh of Ireland, 69th King
3.Aighe , Prince of Ireland
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60. Cobthach Caolbhreagh Hermon, King of Ireland 
AKA  Colethach Caol-Bhreagh; 69th Monarch
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  541 BC, Ireland
Notes: Slain 541 BC Is said to have killed his brother Laeghaire to secure the throne.  After a long reign  he was slain by his nephew. succeeded BC 591 and reigned until 541. It is said, to secure the throne, he assassinated his brother Laeghaire (Lorc). After a long reign, he was slain by his nephew in BC 541.
More Notes for Cobthach Caolbhreagh Heremon:  69th King of Ireland. Slain by Maion, his nephew, in 541 BC. Also called Covac. His brother Laeghaire Lore inherited the kingdom, but Covac, consumed and sick with envy, sought to Slay him, and asked the advice of a Druid as to how this could be managed, since Laery, justly suspicious, never would visit him without an armed escort. The druid bade him feign death, and have word sent to his brother that he was on his bier ready for burial. This Covac did, and when Laery  arrived and bent over the supposed corpse Covac stabbed him to the heart, and slew also one of his sons, Ailill  (pronounced ‘E-yill’), who attended him. Thus Covac ascended the throne, and straightway his illness left him.
Title: King of Ireland 591 BC to 541 BC Religion: Pagan
Father: Ughaine Mor , King of Ireland
Mother: Caesair, Princess of France
1. Meig Molbhthach
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61. Meig Molbhthach, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
NOTES: 71st Monarch Slain 541 BC by Modhchorb of the line of Heber Fionn.Melg Molbthach , Father: Cobthach Caol-Bhreagh , King of Ireland.
1. Iaran Gleo-Fathach,
King Melg Molbhthach: his son; was the 7lst Monarch; was slain by Modhchorb, son of Cobhthach Caomh, of the Line of Haber Fionn, 541 BC.
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62. Iaran Gleofathach, King of Ireland
BIRTH:  Ireland,
DEATH:  Ireland
NOTES: 74th Monarch Slain 473 BC by son of Modhchorb. He was wise and just and possessed of many accomplishments.  King Iaran Gleo-Fathach, 7, succeeded 480 to 473 BC. He was a king of great justice and wisdom, very well learned and accomplished. Iaran was slain by Fearchorb in 473 BC.
1. Conlaus Caomb, King of Ireland
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63. Conlaus Caomb, King of Ireland
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  473 BC, Ireland
NOTES: King Conlaus Caomh, 75th Monarch of Ireland, succeeded in 42 to 473 BC. He died a natural death in 473 BC.
Father: Iaran Gleo-Fathach , King of Ireland
1. Olioll Cass-Fiachlach, King of Ireland
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64. Olioll Cass-Fiachlach, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  417 BC, Ireland
Olioll Cas-fiachlach : was the 77th Monarch; slain by his successor, Adhamhar Foltchaion, 417 BC
1. Eochaidh Alt-Leathan
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65. Eochaidh Alt-Leathan, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  395 BC, Ireland
Eochaidh Alt-Leathan: was the 79th Monarch; slain by Feargas Fortamhail, his successor, 395 BC.
1. Aongus Tuirmeach-Teamrach
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66. Aongus Tuirmeach-Teamrach, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  324 BC, Ireland
Notes: Aongus (or Æneas) Tuirmeach-Teamrach: was the 81st Monarch; his son, Fiacha Firmara (so called from being exposed in a small boat on the sea) was ancestor of the Kings of Dalriada, and Argyle in Scotland. This Aongus was slain at Tara (Teamhrach), 324 BC.
Children:
1. Enda Aigneach
2. Fiacha Firmara
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67. Enda Aigneach, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  312 BC, Ireland
Notes:  Enna Aigneach: the legitimate son of Aongus; was the 84th Monarch; was of a very bountiful disposition, and exceedingly munificent in his donations.  This King lost his life by the hands of  Criomthan Cosgrach, BC 292.
1. Assaman Eamhna
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68. Assaman Eamhna
AKA  Easamhuin Eambna
BIRTH:  Before 292 BC, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Notes: Denied the throne by his father’s slayer.
Children of Assaman:
1.Rioghen Ruadh
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69. Rioghen Ruadh
AKA  Roignen ‘The Red’ Ruadh
BIRTH:  Before 202 BC, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Most of the country’s cattle died of murrain in his time.
1. Fionnlogh
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70. Fionnlogh
AKA  Fionnlogh Ruadh
BIRTH:  Before 187 BC, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
1. Fionn
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71. Fionn
BIRTH:  Before 172 BC, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
MARRIAGE:  Benia
Children:
1. Eochaidh Feidlioch
2. Eochaidh Aireamh
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72. Eochaidh Feidlioch , King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DIED: 130 BC, Tara, Ireland
Notes: 93rd Monarch D.130 BC at Tara.  He divided the kingdom back to provinces.  Eochaidh Feidlioch: his son; was the 93rd Monarch; m. Clothfionn, daughter of Eochaidh Uchtleathan, who was a very virtuous lady. By him she had three children at a birth  Breas, Nar, and Lothar (the Fineamhis), who were slain at the battle of Dromchriadh ; after their death, a melancholy settled on the Monarch, hence his name “Feidhlioch.” This Monarch caused the division of the Kingdom by Ugaine Mór into twenty-five parts, to cease; and ordered that the ancient Firvolgian division into Provinces should be resumed, viz., Two Munsters, Leinster, Conacht, and Ulster. He also divided the government of these Provinces amongst his favourite courtiers: — Conacht he divided into three parts between Fiodhach, Echaidh Allat, and Tinne, son of Conragh, son of Ruadhri Mór, No 62 on the “Line of Ir;” Ulster (Uladh) he gave to Feargus, the son of Leighe; Leinster he gave to Res, the son of Feargus Fairge ; and tile two Munsters he gave to Tighernach Teadhbheamach and Deagbadah. After this division of the Kingdom, Eochaidh proceeded to erect a Royal Palace in Conacht; this he built on Tinne’s government in a place called Druin-na-nDruagh, now Craughan (from Craughan Crodhearg, Maedhbh’s mother, to whom she gave the palace), but previously, Rath Eochaidh. About the same time he bestowed his daughter the Princess Maedhbh on Tinne, whom be constituted King of Conacht ; Maedhbh being hereditary Queen of that Province. After many  years reign Tinne was slain by Maceacht (or Monaire) at Tara. After ten years’ undivided reign,
Queen Maedhbh married Oilioll Mór, son of Ros Ruadh, of Leinster, to whom she bore the seven Maine; Oilioll Mór was at length slain by Conall Cearnach, who was soon after killed by the people of Conacht. Maedhbh was at length slain by Ferbhuidhe, the son of Conor MacNeasa (Neasa was his mother); but in reality this Conor was the son of Fachtna Fathach, son of Cas, son of Ruadhri Mór, of the Line of Ir. This Monarch, Eochaidh, died at Tara, BC 130.
MARRIAGE: Clothfionn Uchtleathan
Children:
1. Breas-Nar-Lothar
2. Medbmaeve
3. Clotherne
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73. Bress-Nar-Lothar, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Before 130 BC, Ireland
DEATH:  Dromchriadh, Ireland
Notes: Bress-Nar-Lothar: his son. In his time the Irish first dug graves beneath the surface to bury their dead; previously they laid the body on the surface and heaped stones over it. He had also been named Fineamhnas
MARRIAGE:  Clotherne
1. Lugaidh Sriabh n Dearg
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74. Lugaidh Sriabh n Dearg, King of Ireland 
AKA  Lughaidh Sriabh-nDearg
AKA  Lewy ‘of the Red Circles’ of Ireland (King of Ireland)
BIRTH:  Before 54 BC, Ireland
DEATH:  8 BC (suicide by sword), Ireland
Notes: Lughaidh Sriabh-n Dearg: was the 98th Monarch ; he entered into an alliance with the King of Denmark, whose daughter, Dearborguill, he obtained as his wife ; he killed himself by falling on his sword in 8 BC
MARRIAGE:  Dearborgill, Princess of Denmark
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75. Crimthann -Niadh-Nar, King of Ireland 
AKA  Criffan Crimthann Niadh Nor
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  9 BC, Ireland
MARRIAGE:  Baine, Princess Of Alba
Notes: Crimthann-Niadh-Nar: who was the 100th ‘Monarch of Ireland, and styled “The Heroic.” It was in this Monarch’s reign that our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ was born. Crimthann’s death was occasioned by a fall from his horse, BC 9. Was married to Nar-Tath-Chaoch, daughter of Laoch, son of Daire, who lived in the land of the Picts (Scotland). He and Conaire Mor, the 97th Monarch, respectively made expeditions to Britain and Gaul, and assisted the Picts and Britain’s in their wars with the Romans.  Crimthann brought back from his Britain campaign, a highly ornamented, gilded war chariot, gold-hilted swords, a table studded with 300 brilliant gems, a pair of greyhounds coupled with a splendid silver chain estimated to be worth 100 cumal (cumal:”a maid servant”), or 300cows.
MARRIAGE:  Nar-Tath-Chaoch, daughter of Laoch
1. Feredach Fionn-Feachtnach
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76. Feredach Fionn-Feachtnach, King of Ireland 
AKA  Feredac of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  36 AD (a natural death), Ireland
Notes: 102nd Monarch The epithet “feachtnach” was applied to him due to his truth and sincerity.  In his reign lived Moran, son of Maion, a celebrated Brehon, or Chief Justice of the Kingdom.  He was said to be the first to wear the magical collar called “Iodhain Morain”; If the judge who wore it passed a false judgement it would immediately contract to nearly stop his breathing; but would return to normal upon reversal of such false sentence. Feredach Fionn-Feachtnach : his son; was the 102nd Monarch. The epithet “feachtnach” was applied to this Monarch because of his truth and sincerity. In his reign lived Moran, the son of Maoin, a celebrated Brehon, or Chief Justice of the Kingdom; it is said that he was the first who wore the wonderful collar called Iodhain Morain; this collar possessed a wonderful property: —if the judge who wore it attempted to pass a false judgement it would immediately contract, so as nearly to stop his breathing; but if he reversed such false sentence the collar would at once enlarge itself, and hang loose around his neck. This collar was also caused to be worn by those who acted as witnesses, so as to test the accuracy of their evidence. This Monarch, Feredach, died a natural death at the regal city at Tara, 36 AD.
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77.  Fiacha Fionn Ola, King of Ireland
AKA  Fiache II of Ireland 
AKA  Fiacha of the White Oxen 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  About 56 AD, Ireland
104th Monarch Slain 56 AD by his successor, of the race of Ir. He married Eithne, daughter of the King of Alba (Scotland). Fiacha Fionn Ola: his son; was the 104th Monarch; reigned 17 years, and was (AD 56) slain by Eiliomh MacConrach, of the Race if Ir, who succeeded him on the throne. This Fiacha was married to Eithne, daughter of the King of Alba; whither, being near her confinement at the death of her  husband, she went, and was there delivered of a son, who was named Tuathal.
MARRIAGE:  Eithne of Alba, daughter of the King of Alba
1. Tuathal Teachtmar
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78. Tuathal Teachtmar, King of Ireland 
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  106 AD, Ireland
Notes:  Tuathal Teachtmar was the 106th Monarch of Ireland, succeeding 76-106. When he came of age he got together his friends with what aid his grandfather, the King of Alba, gave him, came to Ireland, fought and overcame his enemies in twenty-five battles in Ulster, twenty-five in Leinster, as many in Connaught, and thirty-five in Munster. Tacitus states that one of the Irish princes, who was then an exile from his own country, waited on Agricola, who was then the Roman general in Britain, to solicit his support in the recovery of his kingdom. This was probably Tuathal, as he became Monarch of Ireland in 76 and Agricola, with the Roman legions, carried on war against the Caledonians about 75-78. He was slain by his successor Mal in 106. He married Baine, daughter of Sgaile Balbh, King of England.  Slain 106 by his successor, Mal.   With the help of his Grandfather, the King of Alba, and his friends, he went into Ireland and after scores of battles, restored the true royal blood and heirs to their respective provincial kingdoms.  He imposed a tremendous fine or “eric” upon the province of Leinster for the death of his only two daughters, Fithir and Darina, to be paid forever to the Monarchs of Ireland.  This fine was collected each year through the reigns of forty Monarchs, sometimes by sword and fire, until at last remitted at the pleading of St. Moling.  Tuathal married Baine, daughter of  Sgaile Balbh, King of England.
MARRIAGE: Baine Balbh, Princess of England
1. Fedhlimidh Rachtmar , King of Ireland
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79. Fedhlimidh Rachtmar, King of Ireland
AKA  Felim Rachtmar
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  ABOUT 119 AD, Ireland
Notes: 108th Monarch Died of thirst 119 AD Married Ughna, daughter of the King of Denmark.  St. Bridgid was descended from his son Eocha, and St. Ite was a descendant of his son Fiacha.  A nine year reign of peace and plenty.  Fedhlimidh (Felim) Rachtmar: his son; was so called as being a maker of excellent wholesome laws, among which he established with all firmness that of “Retaliation;” kept to it inviolably; and by that means preserved the people in peace, quiet, plenty, and security during his time. This Felim. was the 108th Monarch ; reigned nine years; and, after all his pomp and greatness, died of thirst, AD 119.
MARRIAGE: Ughna, daughter of the King of Denmark.
1. Conn Ceadcathach
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80.  Conn Ceadcathach, King of Ireland 
AKA  Conn Cead Cathach, King of Ireland 
AKA   “Conn of the Hundred Fights”
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  ABOUT 157 AD, Tara, Ireland
Notes: 110th Monarch Slain 157 AD at Tara, “Seat of Kings”.  Conn Ceadeathach (or Conn of the Hundred Battles); This Conn was so called from hundreds of battles by him fought and won : viz., sixty battles against Cahir Mór, King of Leinster and the 109th Monarch of Ireland, whom he slew and succeeded in the Monarchy; one hundred battles against the Ulsterians ; and one hundred more in Munster against Owen Mór (or Mogha Nua-Dhad), their King, who, notwithstanding, forced the said Conn to an equal division of the Kingdom with him.
He had two brothers — 1. Eochaidh Fionn-Fohart, 2. Fiacha Suidhe, who, to make way for themselves, murdered two of their brother’s sons named Conla Ruadh and Crionna; but they were by the third son Art Eanfhear banished, first into Leinster, and then into Munster, where they lived near Cashel. They were seated at Deici Teamhrach (now the barony of Desee in Meath), whence they were expelled by the Monarch Cormac Ulfhada, son of Art; and, after various wanderings, they went  to Munster where Oilioll Olum, who was married to Sadhbh, daughter of Conn of the Hundred Battles, gave them a large district of the present county of Waterford, a part of which is still called Na-Deiseacha, or the baronies of Desies. They were also given the country comprised in the present baronies of Clonmel, Upper-Third, and Middle-Third, in the co. Tipperary, which they held till the Anglo-Norman Invasion. From Eochaidh Fionn-Fohart descended O’NowIan or Nolan of Fowerty (or Foharta), in Lease (or Leix), and Saint Bridget ; and from Fiacha Suidhe are O’Dolan, O’Brick of Dunbrick, and O’Faelan of Dun Faelan, near Cashel. Conn of the Hundred Battles had also three  daughters: 1. Sadhbh, who m. first, MacNiadh, after whose death she m. Oilioll Olum, King of Munster. (See No. 84 on the “Line of Heber”); 2.Maoin; and   (or Sarad), m. to Conan MacMogha Laine. — (See No. 81 infra). Conn reigned 35 years; but was at length barbarously slain by Tiobraidhe Tireach, son of Mal, son of Rochruidhe, King of Ulster. This murder was committed in Tara, AD 157, when Conn chanced to be alone and unattended by his guards; the assassins were fifty ruffians, disguised as women, whom the King of Ulster employed for the purpose.
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81.  Art Eanfhear; “The Melancholy Art,” 
AKA   Airt ‘The Solitary’ Eanfhear (King of Ireland)
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  About 195 AD, Magh Mucroimbe, County Galway
Notes: Ireland 112th Monarch Slain 195 AD. in battle, in County Galway (“art:” Irish, a bear, a stone; noble, great, generous; hardness, cruelty. “Ean:” Irish,  one; “fhear,” “ar,” the man; Gr. “Ar,” The Man, or God of War): son of Conn of the Hundred Fights; a quo O’h-Airt, anglicised O’Hart. This Art, who was the 112th Monarch of Ireland, had three sisters —  one of whom Sarad was the wife of Conaire Mac Mogha Laine, the 111 Monarch, by whom she had   three sons called the “Three Cairbres,” viz.—  1. Cairbre (alias Eochaidh) Riada —a quo “Dalriada,” in Ireland, and in Scotland;  2. Cairbre Bascaon; 3. Cairbre Musc, who was the ancestor of O’Falvey, lords of Corcaguiney, etc. Sabina (or Sadhbh), another sister, was the wife of MacNiadh [nia], half King of Munster (of the Sept of Lughaidh, son of Ithe), by whom she had a son named Maccon; and by her second husband Olioll Olum she had nine sons, seven whereof were slain by their half brother Maccon, in the famous battle of Magh Mucroimhe [muccrove], in the county of Galway, where also the Monarch Art himself fell, siding with his brother-in-law Olioll Olum against the said Maccon, after a reign of thirty years, 195 AD. This Art was married to Maedhbh, Leathdearg, the daughter of Conann Cualann; from this Queen, Rath Maedhbhe, near Tara, obtained its name.
MARRIAGE:  Meadhbh Leathdearg
1. Cormac Ulfhada Mac Art
2. Artghen,
3. Boindia,
4. Bonnrigh

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82. Cormac Ulfhada Mac Art, King of Ireland
AKA  Cormac ‘Longbeard’ Macairt (King of Ireland)
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  266 AD, Cleitoch, on the Boyne, Ireland
Notes: 115th Monarch Choked on a fish bone 266 AD He was the wisest, most learned, and the best of any of the Milesian race before him, that ruled the country.  He had a retinue of  1150 persons, in daily attendance at his GREAT HALL of TARA. It was 300 feet long.  He ordained that there be 10 persons in constant attendance to him and all future Kings: A nobleman as companion; a judge; an  historian to declare and preserve the genealogies, acts, and occurrences of the nobility and gentry; a Druid to offer sacrifice, and presage good or bad omens; a poet to praise or dispraise everyone; a physician; a musician; and three stewards.  Seven years before his death, he became a Christian and forbade his Druids to worship their gods.
King Cormac Mac Art was the 115th Monarch of Ireland; and was called “Ulfhada,” because of his long beard. He was the wisest, most learned, and best of any of the Milesian race before him, that ruled the Kingdom. He ordained several good laws; wrote several learned treatises, among which his treatise on “Kingly Government,” directed to his son Carbry Liffechar, is extant and extraordinary. He was very magnificent in his housekeeping and attendants, having always one thousand one hundred and fifty persons in his daily retinue constantly attending at his Great Hall at Tara; which was three hundred feet long, thirty cubits high, and fifty cubits broad, with fourteen doors in it. His daily service of plate, flagons, drinking cups of gold, silver, and precious stone, at his table, ordinarily consisted of one hundred and fifty pieces, besides dishes, etc., which were all pure silver or gold.
He ordained that ten choice persons should constantly attend him and his successors— Monarchs of Ireland, and  never to be absent from him, viz.—
1. A nobleman to be his companion;
2. A judge to deliver and explain the laws of the country in the King’s presence upon all occasions;
3. An antiquary or historiographer to declare and preserve the genealogies, acts, and occurrences of the nobility and gentry from time to time as occasion required;
4. A Druid or Magician to offer sacrifice, and presage good or bad omens, as his learning, skill, or knowledge would enable him;
5. A poet to praise or dispraise every one according to his good or bad actions;
6. A physician to administer physic to the king and queen, and to the rest of the (royal) family;
7. A musician to compose music, and sing pleasant sonnets in the King’s presence when thereunto disposed; and
8, 9, and 10, three Stewards to govern the King’s House in all things appertaining there unto.
This custom was observed by all the succeeding Monarchs down to Brian Boromha [Boru], the 175th Monarch of Ireland, and the 60th down from Cormac, without any alteration only that since they received the Christian Faith they changed the Druid or Magician for a Prelate of the Church.  What is besides delivered from antiquity of this great monarch is, that (which among the truly wise is more valuable than any worldly magnificence or secular glory whatsoever) he was to all mankind very just, and so upright in his actions, judgements, and laws, that God revealed unto him the light of His Faith seven years before his death; and from thenceforward he refused his Druids to worship their  idol-gods, and openly professed he would no more worship any but the true God of the Universe, the Immortal and Invisible King of Ages. Whereupon the Druids sought his destruction, which they soon after effected (God permitting it) by their adjurations and ministry of damned spirits choking him as he sat at dinner eating of salmon, some say by a bone of the fish sticking in his throat, AD 266, after he had reigned forty years. Of the six sons of Cormac Mac Art, no issue is recorded from any [of them], but from Cairbre-Lifeachar; he had also ten daughters, but there is no account of any of them only two— namely, Grace (or Grania), and Ailbh [alve], who were both successively the wives of the great champion and general of the Irish Militia, Fionn, the son of Cabhall [Coole]. The mother of Cormac MacArt was Eachtach, the daughter of Ulcheatagh. Cormac was married to Eithne Ollamhdha, daughter of Dunlang, son of Eana Niadh; she was fostered by Buiciodh Brughach, in Leinster.
MARRIAGE: Eithne Ollamhgha, Princess
1. Cairbre Lifeachar, 
2. Muireadach,
3. Moghruith,
4. Ceallach,
5. Daire,
6. Aongus Fionn; Nos. 4 and 5 left no issue.
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83. Caibre Lifeachar
AKA  Carbre ‘Liffey’ Lifeachain (King of Ireland)
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  284, (killed in the battle of Gabhra) Gaura, Ireland
NOTES: 117th Monarch Slain 284 AD at the battle of Gabhra.
Carbry Liffechar was the 117th Monarch of Ireland (reigned 267-284). He composed a poem in relation to the Gaelic language. A stanza: Sweet tongue of our druids and bards of past ages; Sweet tongue of our monarchs, our saints and our sages; Sweet tongue of our heroes, and free-birth:  sires, When we cease to preserve the our glory expires. He was so called from having been nursed by the side of the Liffey, the river on which Dublin is built. After a seventeen year reign, he was slain at the Battle of Gaura, in 284, by Simeon, the son of Ceirb, who came from the south of Leinster to this battle fought by the militia of Ireland, who were called the Fiana (or Fenions). Carbry’s line had monarchs of Ireland and Kings of Ulster. Arms: Ar. a sinister red hand couped at the wrist affrontee Gu.
Father: Cormac Ulfhada MacArt , King Ireland
Mother: Eithne ollamhgha, Princess
MARRIAGE: Alechia, daughter of the King of Alba (Scotland).
1. Fiacha Scrabhtaine (King of Connaught) Died: ABOUT 322 Fiacha Srabhteine, who -was the 120th Monarch of Ireland, and  the ancestor of ONeill, Princes of Tyrone.  Fiacha Srabhteine was so called, from his having been fostered at Dunsrabhteine, in Coanaught; of which province he was King, before his elevation to the Monarchy.
2: Eochaidh Dubhlen
3: Eocho
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84. Eochaidh Dubhlen
AKA  Eochaidh Dubhlinn
AKA  Eochaid Domplén
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Notes: His mother was Alechia, daughter of the King of lba(Scotland).  One of Eochaidh’s two brothers was Fiacha Srabhteine, who was the 120th Monarch and he begins the branch from which descends the Royal Family of England.   Queen Victoria is number 136.  He was also the ancestor of O’Neill, princes of Tyrone. Cairbre-Lifeachar, the 117th Monarch of Ireland was the son of King Cormac Mac Art; was so called from his having been nursed by the side of the Liffey, the river on which Dublin is built. His mother was Eithue, daughter of Dunlonc, King of Leinster.
After seventeen years’ reign, the Monarch Cairbre Lifeachar  was slain at the battle of Gabhra [Gaura], AD 284, by Simeon, the son of Ceirb, who came from the south of Leinster to this battle, fought by the Militia of Ireland, who were called the Fiana Erionn (or Fenians), and arising from a quarrel which happened between them ; in which the Monarch, talking part with one side against the other, lost his life.
Eochaidh Dabhlen: the eldest son of Cairbre Lifeachar; was so called from his having been nursed in Dublin (“Dabhlen : Irish blad stream, referring to the dark colour, in the city of Dublin, of the water of the river Liffey, which flows through that city). Dubhlen: According to Connellan, the name “Dubblen” is the root of Dubhlana, which has been corrupted Eblana – the name of the city of Dublin, as marked on Ptolemy’s Map of Ireland.  Another ancient name for the city of Dublin was Dromcollchille, which signifies ” the back of the hazel wood.”  Eochaidh Dubhlen was named to Alechia daughter of Updar, King of Alba, and by her had three sons, who were known as “The Three Collas”
The Three Collas: The descendants of the Three Collas were called “The Clan Colla.”  The word “Clan”, writes the Rev.  Dr. Todd, F.T.C.D., “signifies children or descendants.  The tribe being descended from some common ancestor, the Chieftain, as the representative of that ancestor, was regarded as the common father of the Clan, and they as his children. These three were: -1.  Muireadsch, or Colla  da Chrioch (or Facrioch), meaning Colla of the Two Countries” (Ireland and Alba); 2. Carioll, or Colla Uais (meaning  “Colla the Noble”), who was the 121st Monarch of Ireland; 3. Colia Meann, or ” Colla the Famous.” From the Three Collas descended many noble families: Among those descended from Colla Uais are – Agnew, Alexander, Donelan, Flinn, Healy, Howard (of England), MacAllister, MacClean, MacDonald, lords of the Isles, and chiefs of Glencoe; MacDonnell, of Antrim; MacDougald, MacDowell, MacEvoy, MacHale, MacRory, MaeVeagh (the ancient Mac Uais), MaeVeigh, MacSheehy, O’Brassil, Ousley, Rogers, Saunderson, Sheehy, Wesley, etc.
“The barony of Cremome in Monaghan’ )writes Dr. Joyce, ” preserves the name of the ancient district of Crioch Mughdhorn or Cree-LNiourne, i.e., the country (crioch) of the people called Mughdorna, who were descended and Named from Mughdorna or Mourne), the son of Colia Meann.”
And among others descended from Colla Meann was Luighne {Lugny}, who was the ancestor of Spears; and who, by his wife Basaire of the Sept of the Decies of Munster, had a son called Fearbreach {farbra} (“farbreach”: in Irish, the-fine-looking-man), who was bishop of Yovar, and who (according to the Four Masters) was fifteen feet in height!
The following are among the families of Ulster and Hy-IIaiue descended from Colla da Chrioch Boylan, Carbery, Cassidy, Corrigan, Corry,, Cosgrave, Davin, Davine, Devin, Devine, Devers, Divers, Donegan, Donnelly, Eagan, Enright, Fogarty (of Ulster), Garvey, Gilchreest, Goff, Gough, Hart, Harte, Hartt, Hartte, Higgins, Holland, Holligan, Hoolahan, Hort, Keenan, Kelly, Kennedy, Keooh, Lally, Lannin, Larkin, Laury, Lavan, Lalor, Lawlor, Leahy, Loftus, Loingsy (Lynch), Looney, MacArdle, MacBrock, MacCabe, MacCann, MacCoskar, MacCusker,  MacDaniel, MacDonnell (of ClanKelly), MacEgan, MacGeough, MacGough, MacHugh, MaeKenna (of Truagh, co.  Monaghan), MacMahon of Ulster), MacManus, MacNeny, MacTague (anglicised Montague), MacTernan, MacTulley, Madden, Magrath, Magaire, Malone, MacIvir, MacIvor, Nleldon, Mitchell, Mooney, Muldoon, Mallally, Maregan, Naghten, Nawn, Neillan, Norton, O’BrassiI, O’Callahan (of Orgiall), O’Carroll of Oriel (lorLouth), O’Connor of Orgiall, O’Duffy, O’Dwyer, O’Flanagan, O’Hanlon,  O’Hanratty, O’Hart, O’Kelly, O’Loghan, O’Loghnan, O’Neny, Onlahan, Rogan, Ronan, Ronayne, Slevine, Tully, etc.
MARRIAGE: Unknown
Children: “THE THREE COLLAS”, (Kings of Orgiall);
1. Muireadach Tireach or, Colla da Chrioch
(“Colla of the two countries”; Ireland. & Scotland).
2. Carioll, or Colla Uais
(“Colla the Noble”) 121st Monarch of Ireland.
3. Meann, or, Colla Meann
(“Colla the Famous”).
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85. Colla da Chrioch, King of Ireland 
AKA  Muredach
AKA  Colla Fo Chrith
BIRTH:  261 AD,  Ireland
DEATH:  356 AD, Ireland
Notes: Colla da Chrioch married Muirion, daughter of Fiachadh, King of Ulster. Having fought and defeated Colla Uais and banished him and his two brothers into Scotland in 326, he regained his father’s throne, which he kept as 122nd Monarch for thirty years (reigned 326-356). Married Earca He also had three sons, and from these three, branch off most of the clan names of Ireland.  Colla da Chrioch was the founder of the Kingdom of Orgiall.  The Clan Colla ruled over that Kingdom, and were styled “Kings of Orgiall”,  down to the 12th century.  Orgiall was the ancient territory now known as Ulster.  Four Masters—(356 AD) – After Muireadhach Tireach had been thirty years in the sovereignty of Ireland, he was slain by Caelbhadh, son of Crunn, King of Uladh, at Portrigh, over Dabhall.
MARRIAGE: Muiron
BIRTH:  About266
Children:
1. Mac Earca, Muirceartach Mor Ilchealgach, Doanl whence O’Donnell
2. Eochaidh Muigh Meadhoin , King of Tara 124th monarch of Ireland and in the 8th year of his reign died a natural death at Tara, AD 365;  Four Masters – (357 AD) – After Caelbhadh, son of Crunn Badhrai, had been one year in the sovereignty of Ireland, he was slain by Eochaidh Muighmheadhoin. Eochaidh left four sons, viz., by his first wife Mong  Fionn:— I. Brian; II. Fiachra; III. Olioll; IV. Fergus. And, by his second wife, Carthan Cais Dubh (or Cariona), daughter of the Celtic King of Britain,— V. Niall Mór, commonly called “Niall of the Nine Hostages.” Mong Fionn was daughter of Fiodhach, and sister of Crimthann, King of Munster, of the Heberian Sept, and successor of Eochaidh in the Monarchy. This Crimthann was poisoned by his sister Mong Fionn, in hopes that Brian, her oldest son by Eochaidh, would succeed in the Monarchy.  To avoid suspicion she herself drank of the same poisoned cup which she presented to her brother;  but, notwithstanding that she lost her life by so doing, yet her expectations were not realised, for the said Brian and her other three sons by the said Eochaidh were laid aside (whether out of horror of  the mother’s inhumanity in poisoning her brother, or otherwise, is not known), and the youngest son of Eochaidh, by Carthan Cais Dubh, was preferred to the Monarchy. I. Brian, from him were descended the Kings, nobility and gentry of Conacht— Tirloch Mór O’Connor, the 121st, and Roderic O’Connor, the 183rd Monarch of Ireland. II. Fiachra’s descendants gave their name to Tir-Fiachra (“Tireragh”), co. Sligo, and possessed  also parts of co. Mayo. III. Olioll’s descendants  settled in Sligo— in tir Oliolla (or Tirerill).
This Fiachra had five sons:— 1. Earc Cuilbhuide; 2. Breasal; 3. Conaire; 4. Feredach (or Dathi); and 5. Amhalgaidh.
3. Rochadh
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O’DONNELL, CORRIGAN, CONAN, GAVIN
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86. Rochadh 
AKA  Rochad
AKA  Rochaid
BIRTH:  310, Irelan
DEATH:  Ireland
Father: Colla da Chrioch. AKA   Muiredach Tireach , King of Ireland,  AKA   Muredach TireacH AKA  Colla Fo Chrith
Notes: Rochadh is the Root or Branch for clans O’DONNELL, CORRIGAN, CONAN, GAVIN; etc.
1. Deach Dorn
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87. Deach Dorn  
AKA  Daig Dorn
BIRTH:  340 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
1. Fiach (or Feig)
2. Labhrach, a quo Laury
3. Brian of Arciall, a quo O’Brien
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88. Fiach
AKA  Feig
AKA  Fiacc 
BIRTH:  370 AD, Irelan
DEATH:  Ireland
1. Criomhthan Liath
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89. Criomhthan Liath, King of Orgiall 
AKA  Crimthann Lethan, King of Oriel
BIRTH:  400 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Notes: (“criomhthan”, Irish, a fox): son of Fiach; a quo O’Criomhthaine, of Ulster, anglicised Griffin, was King of Orgiall, and, as the epithet Liath implies (“liath” Irish, grey-haired), was an old man when St. Patrick came to Christianize Ireland.  He had five sons:
1.  Eochaiclh
2.  Fergas Ceannfada (“ceannfada” Irish, long-headed, meaning, learned), who is mentioned by some writers as “Fergus Cean,” and a quo O, Caennfada Ceannatta, anglicised Kennedy and Kinitty.
The Fergus Ceannfada here mentioned was one of the three antiquaries who assisted the Monarch Laeghaire; Corc, King  of Munster; Daire, a Prince of Ulster; St. Patrick (431 AD Saint Patrick was ordained bishop by the holy Pope, Celestine the First, who ordered him to go to Ireland, to preach and teach faith and piety to the Gaeidhil, and also to baptise them.), The Fergus Ceannfada here mentioned was one of the three antiquaries who assisted the Monarch Laeghaire; Core, King of Munster; Daire, a Prince of Ulster; St. Patrick, St. Benignas, St.Carioch, etc., ” to review, examine, and reduce into order all the monuments of antiquity, genealogies, chronicles, and records of the Kingdom.”
3. Luigbaidh, a quo Leithrinn-Lughaidh;
4. Muireaclacb, who was the ancestor of MacBrock, now Brock-;
5. Aodh (who was also called Eochaidh), the ancestor of Slevin.
6. Cearbhall, who was the ancestor of O’Carroll, Kings of Oriel.
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90. Eochaiclh (Eochy), King of Origall
AKA  Eochaid, King of Oriel
AKA  Eochu
BIRTH:  430 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Notes: Was the son of Criomhthan Liath.  Had a brother Cearbhall (“cearbhall:” Irish, carnage), who was the ancestor of and a quo O’Carroll, Kings of Oriel (or county Louth), down to the twelfth century.  Had five sons.
1. Cairbre an Daimh AIRGID
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91. Cairbre an Daimh Airgid, King of Origall
AKA  Cairpre Dam Agait, King OF Oriel
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  513 AD, Ireland
Notes:  (“an”, definite article, “daimh” (dav), a learned man or poet; and “airgid”, wealth, money; Lat. “argentum;”), was so called from the many presents and gifts of silver and gold he usually bestowed and gave away to all sorts of people.  He had more than eight sons.  Known Are:
1. Daimhin, a quo Siol Daimhin.
2. Cormac, a quo the territory Ua C-omaic, and who was the ancestor of Maguire.
3. Nadsluacgh, a quo Clann Nadslauigh, and who was the ancestor of MacMahon, of Ulster.
4. Fearach
5. Fiacha
6. Longseach
7. Brian
8. Dobhron
9. Angas, married Nad Fráech
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92. Daimhin, King of Orgiall
AKA  Daimme
AKA  Daemíne
BIRTH:  490 AD, Ireland
DEATH: 566 AD, Ireland
Notes: Daimhin: From this Damhin “Devinish Island” in Lough Erne, near Enniskillen, in the county of Fermanagh, takes it’s name, and St. Ddamhin, a descendant of that prince of Fermanagh, was the founder of the Abbey of Devinish, which is situated on Devinish Island..  In Irish it was called “Dahmin-Inis” contracted to “Damhinis”, and anglicised.  “Devinish”, which means Damhin’s (or Devin’s) Island.  Devinish Island was incorrectly anglicised “Island of the Ox,” on account of the Irish word “damh” (an ox), being, in sound, so much like the word “daimh”.  The Clan “Damhin” were long represented by the Davins or Devins, and so late as the fourteenth century, by the family of Diver or Dwyer, as lords of Fermanagh.  The Maquires, also of the same stock, next became princes of Fermanagh, which, after them was called “Maguire’s Country”
1. Cumuscach,who was King of Uriel.
2. Lochlann – ancestor of O’Davin
3. Clochar – from the present town of Colgar, in the county of Tyrone, that takes his name.  This Clochar (“clochar” Irish, a college), was, himself, so called because of the college which he founded in the ancient town.
4. Tuathal Maolgharbh
5-7 ???
8. Fearach his eighth son are descended Devers, Divers, Dwyer, Feehan, O’Leathain (” leathan :” Irish, broad) anglicised Lahin, Lehane, Lane, and Broad; Larkin, .Malone, Orr, etc.;
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93. Tuathal Maolgharbh
BIRTH:  About515 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Had two sons, one of which founded a college in Clogher, county Tyronne.
1. Tuatan 
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94. Tuatan 
BIRTH:  About 540 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Notes: Had two sons. 1. Maolduin 2. Baodan
1. Maolduin –Leads to Caellach  (Clan Kelley) and to Doinail (Clan O’Donnell.)
2. Baodan  – for runner of Corrigan
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95. Baodan 
BIRTH:  About565 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Notes: From Baodan the following families descended; Coscry, Cusker, MacCusker, Cosgrave, Conan, Coonan, MacCoonan, Boylan, Cahil, Cahil, Carbery, Corrigan, Donnelly, Gavin, etc.
1. Failbhe
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96. Failbhe
BIRTH:  About590 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
1. Faolchu (or Finchu)
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97. Faolchu
AKA  Finchu
BIRTH:  About615 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
1. Dubhdinna 
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98. Dubhdinna 
BIRTH:  About640 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
Notes: had nine sons
1. Lergus (or Fergus) 
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99. Lergus
AKA  Fergus
BIRTH:  About665 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
1. Cumascach
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100. Cumascach
BIRTH:  About690 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
1. Fergal  
2. Cathal  (whence Cahill)

3. Dongealach (Dungal)  (“Don” in Irish means high, noble, “gealach” means the

moon, or white) ancestor of O’Dongealaighe, whence O’Donnelly.
4. Moalfiona (maolfina: Irish, “the devotee of wine”), a quo O’Moalfhiona, anglicised Mulleny, O’Mulvany, O’Mulvena, Omulvena, O’Mulveny, Melveny, Omelvena, Omelvena, O’Molina, Mulvena, Melvin, McIlvena, MacIlwane.  A descendant, Melaghlin O’Mulvany was a poet and historian to O’Cahan, or O’Kane, and died in 1376 AD
5. Gabhadhan  (whence Gavan)
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101. Cathal
BIRTH:  About715 AD, Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
1 Coraidhegan

102. CORAIDHEGAN
BIRTH:  About740 AD, Ireland 
DEATH:  Ireland 
Notes:  (“coraidhe”, Irish, means “a hero”), meaning “the little hero”.
Whence comes: O’CorrigÃin, O’Corrigan,  O’Carrigan,   O’Corrican,  O’Kerrigan,  Corrigan, Carrigan, Corrican, Kerrigan, etc.
1. O’Coraidhegan
2. Cairbre, a quo O’Carbery, of Orgiall
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103.  O’Coraidhegan
BIRTH:  Ireland
DEATH:  Ireland
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