prince Dongallus II mac Griogair

public profile

Is your surname mac Griogair?

Research the mac Griogair family

prince Dongallus II mac Griogair's Geni Profile

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!

Share

prince Dongallus II mac Griogair

Also Known As: "Doun Gheal", "MacAlpine"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Strathclyde Scotland
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Gregor mac Alpin and N.N. MacAlpin
Husband of Spontana
Father of prince Causantín III MacGregor; Guaire Progenitor of Clan MacQuarrie and Findanus MacAlpine, Chief of Clan MacKinnon

Occupation: King
Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About prince Dongallus II mac Griogair

born about 850, was so termed from his light-brown complexion. He is mentioned in the family legends for his exploits under Donald VI (who reigned 879-903), grandson of Kenneth MacAlpin, in protracted contests with the Danish Vikings who for a generation ravaged the western coasts of Scotland. Doungheal died about 900. His wife is termed in some early Latin chronicles, SPONTANA, the Gaelic equivalent of which is not apparent.

view all

prince Dongallus II mac Griogair's Timeline