Dúnlang I, King of Leinster

public profile

Is your surname Ó Dúnlainge?

Research the Ó Dúnlainge family

Dúnlang I, King of Leinster's Geni Profile

Records for Dúnlang I Ó Dúnlainge

8,015 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Related Projects

Dúnlang I mac Muiredaig Ó Dúnlainge, King of Leinster

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Leinster, Ireland
Death: 867 (63-71)
Leinster, Leinster, Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of Muiredach, King of Leinster and Etromma Ó Tellain, Queen of Leinster
Husband of N.N.
Father of Oilliol / Ailhill mac Dúnlaing, King of Leinster
Brother of Tuathal macMuiredach O'Muiredaig
Half brother of Prince Donnchadh Donnchadh of Munster

Occupation: King of Leinster
Managed by: Eric Michael Anderson
Last Updated:

About Dúnlang I, King of Leinster

1. DUNLANG. m ---. The name of Dúnlang´s wife is not known. Dúnlang & his wife had one child:

a) AILILL (-killed 871). The Annals of Ulster record that "Ailill son of Dúnlang king of Laigin” was killed in 871 “by the Norsemen”[631]. m ---. The name of Ailill´s wife is not known. Ailill & his wife had one child:

i) UGAIRE (-killed in battle Cenn Fuait 917). King of Leinster. The Annals of Ulster record that "Ugaire son of Ailill king of Laigin” was killed in 917 “by Sitriuc grandson of Imar in the battle of Cenn Fuait”[632]. m ---. The name of Augaire´s wife is not known. Augaire & his wife had one child:

(a) TUATHAL (-958). The Annals of the Four Masters record “a victory…over the people of Laighis and the Ui-Faircheallain by Tuathal son of Ugaire” in 950[633]. King of Leinster. The Annals of Inisfallen record the death in 958 of "Tuathal son of Augaire king of Laigin”[634]. m ---. The name of Tuathal´s wife is not known. Tuathal & his wife had three children:

1. DONNCHAD (-964). The Annals of the Four Masters records the death in 964 of “Donnchadh son of Tuathal royal heir of Leinster”[637].

2. UGAIRE (-killed in battle Bithland [976/77]). King of Leinster. The Annals of Tigernach record that “Ugaire, son of Tuathal, king of Leinster” was captured in [974/75] by “the Foreigners of Dublin”[638]. The Annals of Tigernach record that “Ugaire, son of Tuathal, king of Leinster” was killed in [976/77] at “the Battle of Bithland”[639]. m ---. The name of Ugaire´s wife is not known. Ugaire & his wife had one child:

a) TUATHAL (-killed in battle Clontarf 23 Apr 1014). The Annals of the Four Masters record that “Tuathal son of Ugaire, royal heir of Leinster” was killed in 1013 in the battle [of Clontarf][640].

3. DUNLANG (-1013). King of Leinster. The Annals of the Four Masters record the death in 1013 of “Dunlang son of Tuathal king of Leinster”[641]. m ---. The name of Dunlang´s wife is not known. Dunlang & his wife had six children:

a) GILLA COEMGIN (-killed [1017/18]). Crown Prince of Leinster. The Annals of Tigernach record that “Gilla Coemgin son of Dunlang crownprince of Leinster” was killed in [1017/18] “by the Leinstermen”[642].

b) DONNCUAN “the Simpleton” (-killed 1015). King of Leinster. The Annals of the Four Masters record that “Donncuan i.e. the Simpleton son of Dunlaing lord of Leinster and Tadhg Ua Riain lord of Ui-Drona” were killed in 1015 by “Donnchadh son of Gillaphadraig at Leithghlinn”[643].

c) UGAIRE (-killed Dubloch [1022/24]). King of Leinster. The Annals of Tigernach record that “Ugaire son of Dunlang king of Leinster” defeated “Sitric son of Olaf with the Foreigners of Dublin at Dergnae mo Goróc (Delgany)” in 1021[644]. The Annals of Tigernach record that “Augaire son of Dunlang king of Leinster” was killed “at Dubloch, by Donn slébe” in [1022/24][645].

d) DONNCHAD (-killed [1036/37]). King of Leinster. The Annals of Tigernach record that “Donnchad, son of Dunlang, king of Leinster” was blinded by “Donnchad Mac Gilla Pátraic” in 1036 and died[646]. The Annals of Inisfallen record the death in 1037 of "Dúnlang´s king of Laigin by the Osraige”[647].

i) DOMNALL (-1039). Crown Prince of Leinster. The Annals of Inisfallen record the death in 1039 of "Domnall son of Donnchad royal heir of Laigin”[648]. The Annals of Tigernach record the death in 1039 of “Domnall son of Donnchad king of the Húi Faeláin…slain by Domnall Húa Fergail king of the Forths”[649].

e) MURCHAD (-killed in battle Mag Muilchet 1042). King of Leinster. The Annals of Tigernach record that “Murchad son of Dunlang king of Leinster” was killed by “Gilla Pátraic son of Donnchad king of Ossory and by Mac Craith Húa Donnchada king of the Eoganacht ´load-of-plunder´ on Mag Muilchet in Leix” in 1042[650].

f) MAILCORCRE . The 13th century History of Gruffydd ap Cynan records that the "grandmother...his mother´s mother" of King Gruffydd was "Mailcorcre daughter of Dunlang son of Tuathal King of Leinster"[651]. m OLAF of Dublin, son of SIHTRIC King of Dublin & his wife --- ([after 1013]-murdered 1034).

  1. ID: I48322
  2. Name: Dunlaing Mac Tuathal O'Muiredaig of Ireland
  3. Given Name: Dunlaing Mac Tuathal O'Muiredaig of
  4. Surname: Ireland
  5. Suffix: King Of Leinster
  6. Sex: M
  7. Birth: Abt 800 in Leinster, Ireland
  8. Death: 869
  9. Change Date: 21 Sep 2005 at 15:23

Father: Muiredach Mac Bran Ardchenn O'Muiredaig of Ireland b: Abt 770 in Ireland

Marriage 1 Spouse Unknown

   * Married:
   * Change Date: 21 Sep 2005

Children

  1. Has Children Oilliol Mac Dunlaing O'Muiredaig of Ireland b: 830 in Leinster, Ireland
view all

Dúnlang I, King of Leinster's Timeline

800
800
Leinster, Ireland
830
830
Age 30
Leinster, Ireland
867
867
Age 67
Leinster, Leinster, Ireland
????
King of Leinster 863-869
????
King of Leinster 863-869
????
King of Leinster 863-869