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Muiredach mac Eógain, Rí na h'Ailech

Nicknames: "Muirchertach Mor mac Earca /O'NEILL/", "King of Aileach and Chief of Cinel /Eoghan/"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Ireland
Death: Died in Dalriada, Ulster, Ireland
Place of Burial: Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of Eógan . mac Néill and Indorb Finn "The White" of Ailech dght. of Laorn Finn Owen
Husband of Ercu Nicloarn; Earca, Princess of Dalriada; Erca ingen Lodhama; Marca (Mist, Misi); Marca Erc and 5 others
Father of Muirechertach Mor of Ireland; Fergus Mór mac Earc, Rí na Dál Riata; Muirchertach mac Muiredaig; Feradach mac Muiredach O'Néill; Eogan Macmuiredach O'heogan and 2 others
Brother of Echach Binnich mac Eógan O'Néill and Fergus mac Eógan O'Néill

Occupation: King, King of Ireland (465-480)
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About Muiredach mac Eógain, Rí na h'Ailech

Muiredach (?) (1)

M, #150052

Last Edited=20 May 2008

    Muiredach (?) is the son of Eógan (?). (1)

Children of Muiredach (?)

-1. Muirchertach I, High King of Ireland+ d. 534 (1)

-2. Ferradach (?)+ (1)

Forrás / Source:

http://www.thepeerage.com/p15006.htm#i150052 -------------------- Muiredach mac Eógain (died circa 489) was a King of Ailech and head of the Cenél nEógain branch of the northern Uí Néill. He was the son of the founder of this dynasty Eógan mac Néill (died 465).[1]

There is no mention of him in the Irish annals but the Laud Synchronisms give him a reign of 24 years as King of Ailech giving him an approximate reign of 465-489. He married Erca, daughter of Loarn mac Eirc of Dál Riata who was mother of his son Muirchertach mac Muiredaig (died 532), high king of Ireland, also known as Muirchertach mac Ercae and founder of the Cenél maic Ercae branch.[2] Other sons included: Feradach, founder of the Cenél Feradaig branch; Moen, founder of the Cenél Moen branch; and Tigernach, founder of the Cenel Tigernaig branch. -------------------- SOURCES:

1) GENEALOGY: Royal Ancestors of Magna Charta Barons; Page 145; G929.72;

C6943ra; Denver Public Library; Genealogy

2) [S9180] "Email, no hard copy" , Alan B. Wilson<e-mail address .

3) Download, http://194.209.210.38/ Liber Patrum.

4) [S10139] "Irish Pedigrees by John O'Hart , part 1, chapter IV".

5) [S9890] Your Family Tree.

6) Download, http://www.islandregister.com/macdonaldskye.html Partially extracted from "The Lords of The Isles" by Ronald Williams and "Skye Pioneers and the Island" by Malcolm A. MacQueen, public records and info from various sources too numerous to mention. Grateful thanks to all who contributed..

Also known as: Ercc mac Eochaid Munremar King of Irish Dal Riata

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Muiredach mac Eógain (died circa 489) was a King of Ailech and head of the Cenél nEógain branch of the northern Uí Néill. He was the son of the founder of this dynasty Eógan mac Néill (died 465).[1]

There is no mention of him in the Irish annals but the Laud Synchronisms give him a reign of 24 years as King of Ailech giving him an approximate reign of 465-489. He married Erca, daughter of Loarn mac Eirc of Dál Riata who was mother of his son Muirchertach mac Muiredaig (died 532), high king of Ireland, also known as Muirchertach mac Ercae and founder of the Cenél maic Ercae branch.[2] Other sons included: Feradach, founder of the Cenél Feradaig branch; Moen, founder of the Cenél Moen branch; and Tigernach, founder of the Cenel Tigernaig branch.

-------------------- Baptized by St. Patrick

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Ireland
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June 29, 430
Ireland
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Ireland
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Age 25
King of Scotland, , reigned, 22
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King of Scotland, , reigned, 22
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King of Scotland, , reigned, 22
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Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland
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