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                                                                                                                                                                             *92.Blod - *104.Kennedy / Ceaneidigh

388AD 92.Blod / Blood / to coax, to flatter - was born this year who was the eldest of the 12 sons of 91.Cas the Gaelic Milesian Heberian King of Northern Munster / Thomond / Tuaisceart Mhumhain descended from 85.Cormac Cass the 2nd King of Munster and 1st King of Northern Munster / Thomond  who was a son of 84.Ailill Oluimm the Gaelic Milesian Heberian 1st King of Munster descended from *37.Eber Fionn the original direct male ancestor of all of the Heberian Septs in Ireland.

92.Blod became a Heberian Dal gCais King of Northern Munster / Thomond and the direct ancestor of the Ui Bloid Septs / Family branches that included the O Ahernes, the O Briens, the O Bladairs, the O Blairs, the O Bloods - of Munster, the O Currys, the O Duracks, the O Flatterys, the O Hogans, the O Hurleys, the O Kennedys, the Mac Mahons, the O Malones - of Co. Clare, the O Maloneys, the O Reidys, the O Sextons and the O Shanahans. He had four sons (2) 93.Cairthenn Dubh - of Dark Complexion, (3) 93.Eochy / Eochaidh, (4) 93.Brendan / Breanainn Bran - the Raven the direct ancestor of the Muinter Urthaile, Muinter Maol Domhnaigh, Muinter Chearnaigh, which were to produce the Families of the O Brennans - of Thomond, the O Glinns / O Glynns, the O Hurleys, the O Maglins, the O Maegans, the O Maloneys and the O Muldowneys / O Downeys.

 93.Cairthenn Fionn Oge Mor - of Fair Complexion who was the Younger son, but the Greater was his eldest son who had 2 sons of his own, 94.Angus / Oengus who was also his younger son who became the direct ancestor of the Muinter Loingsigh / Lynch, Muinter Uainidhe, Muinter Bhreachtgha, Muinter Bhreachainn / Bhreahain, Muinter Sheasnain, Muinter Riada, Muinter Thomraigh, Muinter Chorbmacain, who were to produce the Septs / Family branches  of the O Currys, O Cormacans / Mac Cormacks, O Seasnains / O Sextons, O Riada / O Reidys etc.

94.Eochy / Eochaidh Baill Dearg  - of the Red Mole, was his eldest son, who was born when St. Patrick was first in the Munster Province, and was baptized by him, and was to die a natural death of old age, and was to have 2 sons of his own, Breacan / Breccan the youngest whose territory was in the region now known as the Barony of Ibrackan in Co. Clare in the north - west of the Munster Province, while;

95.Conall his eldest son also had 2 sons, of which the youngest of these was 96.Molua Lobhar - the Leper / St. Molua who founded the original church at Killaloe in the north - east of Co. Clare.

 96.Aodh Caomh -  the Comely or the Gentle, who was his eldest son, became the Heberian Dal gCais King of Munster and the first Christian King of the Family, who was supported by 94.Aodh Dubh, the son of 93.Criffan / Crimthann the Eoghanachta King descended from 85.Eoghan Mor who had been the older brother of 85,Cormac Cass the direct ancestor of all of the Dal gCais Septs. 96.Aodh Caomh was to be inaugurated in the presence of St. Brendan of Clonfert, and his poet mac Lemein was to become the first Christian Catholic Bishop of Cloyne in Co. Cork in Southern Munster. 96.Aodh Caomh is also the direct ancestor of the O Coombes, and also had 2 sons, 97.Conghal / Congalach, his youngest son, who was to be the father of 98.Iorchlosach the father of 99.Flann the father of 100.Toole / Tuathal the father of 101.Ionnrachtach the father of 102.Niall, and is the direct ancestor of the O Neills / O Nihills - of Co. Clare and the O Owens / O Noonans - of Thomond and Southern Connacht.  96.Aodh Caomh was to die, in 601 AD, and his oldest son was;.

97.Cathal the father of;

641 AD. 98.Turlogh / Toirdhealbhach, who was his eldest son, who was born this year, who is the direct male line ancestor of the Heberian Dal gCais Ui Turlogh Sept, who was to also be the father of 2 sons who left aristocratic warrior issue including, 99.Mahon and 99.Ailgheanan the direct ancestor of the O Mearas, the O Scanlans, and the Mac Arthurs of Co. Limerick in the mid - north - west of the Munster Province.

683 AD. 99.Mahon, his other son, was born this year who was to become the father of;

 100.Anluan, who was the father of 101.Corc, whose son was 102.Lachtna, who had his fortress at Grianan Lachtna a mile north of Killaloe in the north - east of Co. Clare who was to die a natural death due to old age whose son was;

942 AD. 103.Lorcan / Fingin, who was a Heberian Dalcassian King who was to die this year after he had revived the fortunes of the Heberian Dal gCais Sept previously by capturing 104.Flann Sionnach the "southern" Ui Niaill Clann Cholmain Prince / Tanaiste of Meath / Midhe, who was the son of 103.Malachy 1st the Heremonian Dal Cuinn "southern" Ui Niaill Clann Cholmain 167th High King of Ireland, who would later on become the 169th King of Ireland in his own right. He had earlier defiled Magh Adhair / The Meadow of the Sacred Oaks the Inauguration Mound of the Dal gCais Tuath / Family region where 57 Kings of Thomond were to be crowned. This action had done nothing for the prestige of 104.Flann Sionnach, but it certainly lifted the spirits of the Dal gCais Sept, as after this 103.Lorcan was to be informed by 102.Cormac mac Cuilennain the Heberian Eoghanacht Chaisil 31st King of Cashel / Munster of the right of the Dal gCais Sept to also alternate the Kingship of Munster with their aristocratic warrior kinsmen from the Eoghanachta Septs. This had been the original decree of their common direct ancestor 84.Ailill Oluimm who had been the Heberian 1st King of Munster and it was then to be acted upon by 103.Lorcan's son, 104.Kennedy / Ceaneidigh. 

 103.Lorcan had 5 sons, (2) Coscrach, his second son, was to become the ancestor of the Muintir Allathaigh, the Muintir Ainghiodha, the Muintir Chloiarn, the Muintir Chnaimhin, the Muintir Ogain, the Muintir Mhaol Ruanuidh / Mulroney, the Muintir Mhaine and the Muintir Seanachain / Shanahan who were to produce the Septs / Family branches of the O Aingidys, the O Bowens, the O Cosgraves of Munster, the O Flahertys of Co. Kerry, the O Gloirns, the O Hogans, the O Lorkans / O Lorkins / O Larkins, the O Maines and the O Sheehans.  (3) Congal and (4) 104.Bran Fionn who is the direct male line ancestor of the Siol mBroin / O Briain of Dubhthir Laighean / Sliocht Branfinn in Dufferin in Co. Wexford in the south - east of Southern Leinster who also anglicized their name later on as O Brien. (5) Longargan became the directmale line ancestor of the O Lonergans. His other son was;

 951 AD 104.Kennedy / Ceaneidigh who was to be killed in battle this year. Also 104.Conall / Conghalach Cnogba of Knowth who was now the Heremonian Dal Cuinn "southern" Ui Niaill Siol nAedo Slaine 172nd King of Ireland, was also responsible this year for the demise of 2 of 104.Kennedy's older sons, 105.Aherne / Echthigern and 105.Duncan / Donncuan, while 104.Conall was also plundering the Dal gCais territory in Thomond / Northern Munster, because they were supporting their Heberian kinsman, 104.Callahan / Cellachan the Heberian Eoghanacht Chaisil 34th King of Cashel / Munster. 104.Conal had also been worried about the rising fortunes of 104.Kennedy himself who was by this time becoming the heir apparent / Prince / Tanaiste to the Kingship of Munster. 104.Kennedy had been the Heberian Dal gCais Ui Bloid Ui Turlogh King of Thomond who had been married to Babhion, a daughter of Arcadh O Flaherty, the son of Murrough O Flaherty the Heremonian Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin King of Iar / West Connacht.

Of 104.Kennedy's 12 sons, only 5 of the aristocratic warriors were to leave any issue with;

            105.Anluan becoming the direct male line ancestor of the O / Mac Quirks etc.

           105.Duncan / Donncuan one of the older 2 sons who were killed in a separate conflict the same year as their father, 104.Kennedy, was to leave behind 9 sons, (1) 106.Floinn was to be the father of 107.Rath the direct ancestor of the Mac Raiths / Mac Grath Sept.

          106.Conall / Conghal became the direct ancestor of the Mac Connell Sept and probably the Mac Cole Sept ?

          106.Kenneth / Cinaed had 12 sons, Anluan is the direct ancestor of the Mac Quirk Chiefs of Muscraigh Breoghain in Muskerry in Co. Tipperary in Northern Munster / or they may be from 106.Anluan one of the sons of his brother,105.Mahon.

        105.Duncan / Donncuan is also the direct ancestor of the O Eustaces, the O Kennedys, the O Regans of Thomond, the Mac Inerneys, the O Kellehers, the O Bolands of Co. Clare, the O Caseys, the O Connollys, the O Powers, the Ui Siodhachain Sept and the O Tuomys / O Twomeys. Two of his sons were also 106.Kennedys, From one of the 106.Kennedys descend the O Gunnings from the Muintir Chonaing. From the other 106.Kennedy descend the Siol gCeanneidigh / Kennedy Sept, which culminated in John. F. , Robert and Edward Kennedy, President , Attorney General and noted Senator of the U.S.A. From 106.Riagan descend the O Regans of the Muintir Riagain of Co. Clare and Co. Limerick. From 106.Longargan descend the O Longergans / O Londrigans, and from 106.Ceileachar descend the O Kellehers from the Muintir Cheileachair, while 106.Conall / Congalach left no aristocratic warrior issue.

      105.Aherne / Echthigern / Lord of the Horses, who was the other older brother killed along with 105.Donncuan in the battle, is the direct male line ancestor of the Muintir Echthigeirn and the Clann Craith, which includes the O Hearn, Aherne / O Hearne / O Heron / O Hearon and the Mac Raith / Mac Grath / Magrath Families. The O Ahernes were to eventually migrate from the east of Co. Clare to Co. Cork in Southern Munster, and in the 10th Century AD the O Aherne Chief was to be recorded as 105.Mahon / Mathghamain the 39th King of Thomond / Northern Munster who may have taken over the responsibility for his deceased brothers Families as the Mac Raith Sept is also credited to 105.Mahon.

926 - 1014 AD 105.Brian Boru / Boroimhe - of the Tributes a younger son of 104.Kennedy was born at Kincora / Ceann Coradh in Co. Clare who is the direct ancestor of the Siol mBriain / Ui mBriain / O Briain / O Brien Sept including the Mac Mahons - of Co. Clare. He was to become the Heberian Ui Bloid Ui Turlogh Dal gCais King of Thomond / Northern Munster, the 41st King of Munster and 175th High King of Ireland.

976 AD.105.Mahon had become the Heberian Dal gCais Ui Bloid Ui Turlogh King of Thomond / Northern Munster and the first from the Dal gCais Sept descended from 85.Cormac Cass to become the Heberian 39th King of Munster and he was killed by Ivor the Viking King in Limerick and his Eoghanacht allies, Donovan / Donnabhan and Molloy / Maol Muadh who were disgruntled over losing the Kingship of Munster to the Dal gCais Sept. 105.Mahon is the direct ancestor of many of the O Bolands of Co. Clare, the O Caseys, the O Spillanes / O Splaines / O Spellanes, the Ui hAmhrachain Sept and the Ui Sidhachachain Septs, the Mac Inerneys the Kings of Corca Muirceadha / Conaill Uachtrach, the Ui Conghalaigh Sept and the O Twomeys of Co. Cork and Co. Kerry in Southern Munster and the O Toomeys of Co. Limerick.

 

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