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Finn

Male


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  • Name Finn  
    Gender Male 
    Notes 
    • “FINN, son of MAELMORDA & his wife --- (-923). The Annals of the Four Masters record the death in 921 of “Finn son of Maelmordha son of Muiregan heir apparent of Leinster” killed by “Ceallach son of Cearbhall”. The Annals of Ulster record the death in 923 of "Finn son of Mael Mórda, heir designate of Laigin…killed by his own kinsman”.
      m ---. The name of Finn´s wife is not known.
      Finn & his wife had five children:
      1. FLANN (-942). The Annals of the Four Masters record the deaths in 942 of “Flann son of Finn and Muireadhach son of Maelmordha, two royal heirs of Leinster”.
      2. MURCHAD (-972). King of Leinster 965.
      3. DOMNALL (-947). The Annals of the Four Masters record the death in 947 of “Dormhnall son of Finn royal heir of Leinster”. m ---. The name of Domnall´s wife is not known. Domnall & his wife had one child:
      a) CELLACH (-after 970). The Annals of the Four Masters record that “Ceallach son of Domhnall son of Finn son of Maelmordha , lord of Ui-Faelain” killed “Finn son of Bran” in 970. The Annals of the Four Masters record the death in 973 of “Ceallach son of Domhnall, lord of Ui-Faelain” killed by “Broen son of Murchadh”.
      4. MAELMORDA (-966). The Annals of the Four Masters record that “Maelmordha son of Finn royal heir of Leinster” was mortally wounded in 966.
      5. CONCHOBAR (-977). The Annals of the Four Masters record the death in 977 of “Conchobhar son of Finn, lord of Ui-Failghe”. m ---. The name of Conchobar´s wife is not known. Conchobar & his wife had one child:
      a) CONGALACH (-killed 1014 or 1017). The Annals of the Four Masters record that “Conghalach son of Conchobhar, lord of the Ui-Failghe” was killed in 1014 when the army of “Maelseachlainn, Ua Neill, and Ua Maeldoraidh” was attacked while they were plundering “Ui-Cennsealagh”. The Annals of the Four Masters record the death in 1017 of “Conghalach son of Conchobhar son of Finn lord of Ui-Failghe”. It is probable that these two entries refer to the same person. Neither entry is found in the Annals of Ulster or the Annals of Inisfallen. m ---. The name of Congalach´s wife is not known. Congalach & his wife had one child:
      i) MUIRCHERTACH (-killed in battle 1026). The Annals of the Four Masters record the death in 1026 of “Muircheartach son of Conghalach lord of Ui-Failghe” killed “by the foreigners of Ath Cliath”.”«s87» [1]
    Person ID I14980  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2020 

    Father Maelmorda,   d. 917 
    Family ID F5528  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Flann,   d. 942
    +2. Murchad, King of Leinster,   d. 972
     3. Domnall,   d. 947
     4. Maelmorda,   d. 966
     5. Conchobar,   d. 977
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F5192  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S87] Foundation for Medieval Genealogy., Foundation for Medieval Genealogy Trustees.