Brian Mac Cahir Kavanagh

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Brian Mac Cahir Kavanagh

Birthplace: of Borris and Poulmonty, Ireland
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Cahir Mac Art Boy Kavanagh, Baron of Ballyanne and Lady Cecilia FitzGerald,
Husband of Elinor Kavanagh
Father of Morgan Kavanagh; Edmond Kavanagh; Gerald Kavanagh; Morish Kavanagh and Elinor Kavanagh
Brother of Terloch Mac Cahir Kavanagh

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About Brian Mac Cahir Kavanagh

BRIAN MAC CAHIR KAVANAGH, of Borris and Poulmonty. He was b. ca. 1526, and was in rebellion 1572. He married Elinor, daughter of Hugh Byrne, of Rathangan, Co Wicklow, and had issue,

  • 1a MORGAN, his heir.
  • 2a Edmond, of Ballyknockstaggard, Co Carlow, whose line is extinct.
  • 3a Gerald, of Ballybrannagh, ancestor of KAVANAGH, of Rocksavage and Inch, and HENRY KAVANAGH, a Baron of the Kingdom of Austria.
  • 4a Morish, of Ballybrack, whose line is extinct.
  • 1a Elinor; married Donel Kavanagh, "Spainagh" of Clonmullen.

Brian Kavanagh died 1575, and was s by his eldest son, MORGAN KAVANAGH

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Brian Mac Cahir Kavanagh's Timeline

Age 40
of Borris and Poulmonty
Age 49
of Ballybrannagh
of Ballybrack
of Ballyknockstaggard