Muiredach Eoghanach MacCarthy, Lord of Eoghanacht Caisil

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Muiredach Eoghanach MacCarthy

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Birthplace: Cahel, County Tipperary, Ireland
Death: 1092 (80-81)
Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of Cartach MacCarthy, King of Eoghanach of Cashel and N.N. Buttevant
Father of Cormac Magh-Tamnagh McCarthy, King of Caisil; Tadhg McCarthy, King of Desmond and Donogh MacCarthy
Half brother of Donnchadh of Mumhan and Muireadhach of Mumhan

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About Muiredach Eoghanach MacCarthy, Lord of Eoghanacht Caisil

First to assume the sirname "MacCarthy"


Muireadach: son of Carthach; the first who assumed the sirname "MacCarthy;" was lord of Eoghanacht Caisil; born 1011; became ruler of his country in 1045, and d.1092. He had a brother named Teige, who, on the death of said Muireadach succeeded to the crown of Munster, and who d. in 1123, leaving a dau. Sadhbh (Saiv); this lady m. Dermod O'Brien (See "O'Brien Lords Inchiquin" Pedigree, No. 108.) Muireadhach left three sons—1. Cormac, 2. Donogh, and 3. Teige.

Source: http://www.libraryireland.com/Pedigrees1/MacCarthyMor.php

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