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Siol nDaimine. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Da Crioch Siol Daim Argait Ui Cremthainn Sept / Family branch, which see, who had their territory in Co. Fermanagh in the south - west of the Ulster Province. Ancestors: 88.Murray / Muireadach Colla da Crioch / Focrith - of the Two Countries, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, 86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 117th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Ui Daire. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Uais Sept / Family branch. Ancestors: *88.Carroll / Carioll Colla Uais - the Noble the 121st King of Tara / Ireland, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 117th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Dairtre. A Sept / Family branch in the 8th Century AD who had their territory to the south of the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn Colla Uais Ui Meith and Mugdorna Septs above Co. Cavan in Southern Ulster.

Clann Dalaigh. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill Cenel Conaill Sept / Family branch in the 10th Century AD descended from Dalagh who was their Chief who died in 868 AD, and they became one of the 3 most important Septs there in the 12th Century AD where they were Chiefs and Princes who were to be represented in 1401 AD by the O Daleys / Ui Dalaigh, and their evolving  kinsmen the O Donnells / Ui Domhnaill descended from Donnell / Domhnall a grandson of Dalagh. They had their territory in Tyrconnell / Tir

 Conaill (The  Land of 91.Conall Gulban) in Co. Donegal in the north - west of the Ulster Province. Ancestors:  Dalagh, 91.Conall Gulban the 1st King of Tir Conaill, *90.Niall of the Nine Hostages the 126th King of  Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)                                                                                                                                                                                  

Siol Daim Argait. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Da Crioch Ui Cremthainn Sept / Family branch, which see, who had their territory at Dungannon in Co. Tyrone to the west of Loch Neagh and in Co. Fermanagh in the south - west of the Ulster Province.

Darinians. A Gaelic Ithian Sept / Family branch who had their territory in Co. Cork in Southern Munster. Ancestors: Darin, 36.Lewy / Lughaidh, 35.Ithe.

Darnii / Darini Celts who had their territory in Co. Antrim and Co. Derry in the north - east of the Ulster Province.

Dartraige (Eastern). A Sept who had their territory near Enniskillen in Co. Fermanagh in the south - west of the Ulster Province near Newtown Butler.

Dartraige (Western). A Sept who had their territory in the south - west of the Ulster Province.

Deagades. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Conaire Muscraige Sept of the Earnans who had their territory in the Munster Province. Ancestors: *69.Conaire 11 the 111th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Deisi / Decies / Deise. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Sept / Family branch descended from 84.Angus / Oengus Gaibuaibthech - of the Poisonous Spear who in 265 AD was involved in a dispute with his kinsmen *85.Cormac mac Airt the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn 115th King of Tara / Ireland at Tara in Midhe / Meath in Northern Leinster killing 85.Cormac's son, 86.Kelly / Cellach, and blinding *85.Cormac in one eye so that he had to eventually withdraw from Tara as the King due to the blemish. 84.Angus Gaibuaibthech was a son of 83.Fiacha Suighdhe, another son of *82.Felim Reachtmar - the Lawgiver the 108th King of Tara / Ireland who was the father also of *83.Conn of the Hundred Battles the 110th King of Tara / Ireland the direct male line ancestor of the Dal Cuinn Septs. They had their original territory in Brega to the south - west of Tara in Co. Meath in the south - east of Northern Leinster. After 7 more battles they were then driven from Mide / Meath by *85.Cormac mac Airt and settled in the Dungarvon region in Co. Waterford in the south - east of the Munster Province, which became Deisi Mumhan between the River Blackwater and the River Suir in the region still known as The Decies above Ardmore, with Lismore to the south - west on the River Blackwater. In 746 AD Muirgius was their King, who was a son of Fergus / Fearghus. Deisi Temro - They were also later on to conquer the territory in the south of Ossory in Co. Kilkenny in the south - west of Southern Leinster assisted by the Ithian Corca Loigde Septs. Ancestors: 84,Angus / Oenghus Gaibuaibthech,*82. Felim Reachtmar - the Law Giver the 108th King of Tara / Ireland, *81.Toole / Tuathal Teachtmhar - the Legitimate the 106th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon.

Tuatha De Danann. A Scythian Nemedian Celtic Sept / Family branch descended from 13.Fathnachta and Nemedh one of the 3 sons of 12.Magog. They gained control in Ireland over their kinsmen the Nemedian Fir Bolg Septs who were also descended from Nemedh who were by then infused also with Teutonic blood. They lost control of Ireland in the 16th Century BC to the Scythian Gaelic Milesian Septs.

Ui Dego. A Heremonian Ui Laoghaire Ui Lughaidh Cu Corb Sept / Family branch directly descended from 94.Daig, one of the 3 sons of 93.Labraid Laidech, one of the 2 sons of 92.Bressal Belach the Cu Corb 1st King of Leinster, a son of 91.Fiachu Ba hAiccid - the Lame who was one of the 9 sons of *90.Cahir / Cathair Mor the 109th King of Tara / Ireland, who left issue, descended from 86.Cu Corb the direct male line ancestor of all the Cu Corb Septs in the Leinster Province. Their territory was inland from the east coast below their kinsmen the Cu Corb Ui Enechglais Sept near Arklow and above their other kinsmen, the Cu Corb Ui Cheinnselaig Sept at Ferns and to the north - west of Arklow. Ancestors: 93.Daig, 86.Cu Corb, *60.Leary / Laoghaire Lorc the 68th King of Tara / Erinn, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Delbna - of Iar (West) in Co. Galway in the south - west of the  Connacht Province.

Delbna Bethra. Territory situated below Clonmacnoise in Co. Offaly in the mid - north - west of Southern Leinster, in the region of the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill Cenel Fiachach whose territory crossed over the River Brosna to Durrow in the east. 

Delbna (East). Territory further to the east near Co. Roscommon in the east of the Connacht Province.

Delbna Mor. A Sept / Family branch who had their territory above the Fir Bile Sept, but below the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill Caille Follamain Sept in Central Midhe / Meath / Northern Leinster with their kinsmen the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill Cenel nArdgail Sept to the south - east and the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill Cenel Loegaire Sept to the east.

Delbna Nuadat. Territory to the west of Loch Ree between the River Shannon and the River Suck below Roscommon in the Connacht Province with Athlone to the south - east.

Delbna Tire da Locha. A Sept / Family branch who had their territory in the far - south - west region of Loch Corrib below the Irian Conmaicne Mara Sept  and the Partraige Sept in Co. Galway in  Southern Connacht.

Ui Derca Cein. A Sept / Family branch who had their territory in Co. Down lying to the south and south - east of Belfast in the north - east of the Ulster Province. Mac Gilla Muire was the King there in 1391 AD.

Ui Diarmata / O Concannons / Ui Concheanainn. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin Ai Siol Muireadhaigh / Sil Murray Sept / Family branch who had their territory in Kilkerrin in the north - east of Co. Galway in 1316 AD in the south - west of the Connacht Province who submitted to the O Connors. Kings of see. Ancestors: 100.Murray / Muireadach Muillethan the 18th King of Connacht, 90.Brion the first Dal Cuinn King of Connacht, *89.Eochy / Echu Mugmedon the 124th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon (Heremonians.)

Clann Diarmata Ruaidh - of Red Complexion. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin Ai Siol Muireadhaigh Ui Diarmata Sept in 1515 AD, the family of Mac Dermot Roe who had their territory in Co. Roscommon in the east of the Connacht Province. Ancestors: 100.Murray / Muireadach Muillethan the 18th King of Connacht, 90.Brion the first Dal Cuinn King of Connacht, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Siol Dluthaigh. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill Siol nAedo Slaine Sept / Family branch descended directly from 95.Ailill Cruitire - the Harper the 4th King of Brega who is also the direct male line ancestor of the Fir Chul Sept who was one of the 5 sons of *94.Aed Slaine. Ancestors: 95.Ailill / Oilioll Cruitire, *94.Aed Slaine the joint 141st King of Tara / Ireland,91.Eogan the 1st King of Ailech, *90.Niall the 126th High King of Tara / Ireland, *83.Conn of the Hundred Battles the 110th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon (Heremonians.)

Cenel Dobtha / O Hanleys. A Sept / Family branch who had their territory in half of Lissonuffey in the east of Co Roscommon / Termonbarry / Clontuskert and Killglass in the Connacht Province. Ancestor: *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Muintir Dochartaigh - the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill Cenel Conall O Dohertys who had their original territory in Central Donegal and later on at Inishowen in Co. Donegal. Ancestors: 91.Conall Gulban the 1st King of Tir Conaill / Tyrconnell. *90.Niall the 126th King of Ireland (Ui Niall.)

Clann Domnaill na Dalaigh. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niall Cenel nEogain Sept / Family branch who had their territory in Co. Tyrone in Central Southern Ulster. Main Family: O Donnelly / Ua Donghaile. Ancestors: 103.Donnelly / Donghallach, *102.Aed Findliath the 168th King of Tara / Ireland, *101.Niall Caille the 166th King of Tara / Ireland, *100.Aed Oirdnide the 164th King of Tara  / Ireland, *99.Niall Frossach the 162nd King of Tara / Ireland, *95.Fergal the 156th King of Tara / Ireland, *94.Donnell / Domhnall Ilchelgach the 134th King of Tara / Ireland, *95.Aed Uaridnach the 143rd King of Tara / Ireland, *93.Murtough / Muirchertach mac Ercae the 131st King of Tara / Ireland, 92.Murray / Muireadach the 2nd King of Ailech, 91.Eogan the 1st King of Ailech, *90.Niall of the Nine Hostages the 126th King of Tara / Ireland.

Clann Domnaill / Mac Donnell. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn Colla Uais Sept / Family branch in 1290 AD who were originally a Sept of the Mac Donalds of the Isles. Ancestors: *88.Carroll / Carioll Colla Uais the Noble the 121st King of Tara / Ireland, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 117th King of Tara / Ireland,*37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Clann Domnaill. A Heremonian Sept / Family branch in 1470 AD. see. Ui Conchobair / Donnell / Domhnall of Tadhg. Ancestor: *37.Eremon

Clann Mheic Domnaill.  A Heberian Cianachta Sept / Family branch. Ancestors: 116.Teague / Tadhg O Carroll who was the father of 117.Donnell / Domhnall O Carroll who was The O Carroll at the time of the Anglo - Norman Invasion in the 12th Century AD who is the direct male line ancestor of the Clann Mheic Domnaill Families of Coill Meadhoin and Mac Murtaugh / Mheic Muirchertach, and of the Families of Giolla Fionn of Leim.

Fir Domnann. A Sept who had their territory in the north - west of the Connacht Province to the west of the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn northern Ui Fiachrach Muaide Sept and south of Irrus Domnann.

Irrus Domnann. A Sept who had their territory below the Gamanrad Sept in the north - west of the Connacht Province with the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn northern Ui Fiachrach nAmalgado Sept to the east of them in Connacht and the Fir Domnann Sept below.

Domninii. A Sept who had their territory in the Leinster Province.

Clann Donnchadha / Donnchad. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin Ai Ui Diarmata Siol Muireadhaigh / Sil Murray Sept / Family of the Mac Donaghs who had their territory at Tirerril in Co Sligo in the north - west of the Connacht Province who were a Sept of the Mac Dermots. Ancestors: 100.Murray / Muireadach Muillethan the 18th King of Connacht, *90.Brion the first Dal Cuinn King of Connacht, *99.Eochy Mugmedon the 124th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Ui Dorchaidhe (Sons of Darkness) -

Ui Dorthinn / Ui Dorthaind / Ui Dorethainn / Ui Tortain. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn Colla da Crioch Airthir Dorrthainn Sept / Family branch, which see who had their territory at Brechmag surrounding the Ardbraccan region to the west of Navan in Co. Meath in the south - east of Northern Leinster.

Ui Drona. A Heremonian Ui Laoghaire Ui Lughaidh Cu Corb Sept / Family branch who had their territory in the Barony of Idrone in Co. Carlow in Southern Leinster descended directly from 94.Dron, one of the 3 sons of 93.Labraidh Laidech, one of the 2 sons of 92.Bressal Belach the Cu Corb 1st King of Leinster, a son of 91.Fiachu Ba hAiccid - the Lame who was one of the 9 sons of *90.Cahir / Cathair Mor the 109th King of Tara / Ireland descended from 86.Cu Corb the direct male line ancestor of all the Cu Corb Septs of Leinster Province. Their territory was further inland in mid - western Southern Leinster down near Dinn Righ, below their kinsmen the Cu Corb Ui Buide Sept and the Cu Corb Ui Bairrche Tire Sept and on both sides of the river Barrow with the Fotharta Fea Sept to the east.

Dal na Druithine. May have been a Tuatha De Danann Sept / Family branch who were subject to the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn Kings of Connacht.

Ui Duach. A Sept / Family branch  who had their territory north - east of the River Nore in Southern Leinster.

Ui Duach Argetrois. A Heberian Eoghanacht Sept / Family branch descended directly from 89.Daui Cerbba, the son of 88.Daire Cerbba or 88.Maine Munchain the direct male line ancestor of the Ui Duach Argetrois and Ui Liathain Septs, which was either an alias or they were twins. They / or he was an uncle / or uncles of 89.Conall Corc the 1st King of Cashel / Munster the direct male line ancestor of all the Chaisil Septs and was one of the 3 sons of 87.Ailill Fland Bec, the son of 86.Fiachu Mullethan, the son of 85.Eoghan Mor the direct male line ancestor of all the Eoghanachta Septs. The Ui Liathain Sept were also directly descended from his brother, 89.Eochy / Echu Liathan. Ancestors: 84.Ailill Oluimm the 1st King of Munster, 37.Eber Fionn (Heberians.)

Ui Dubda Sept. The  Dal Cuinn northern Ui Fiachrach O Dowds who had their territory in  Co. Derry in the north - east of the Ulster Province decended from 90.Fiachra (Ui Fiachrach.)

Clann Dubgaill. In 1419 AD the Mac Dugalds who had their territory in  Co. Roscommon in the east of the Connacht Province.

Teallach Duibhbrailbe. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill Cenel nEogain Sept / Family branch. O Hamills / Ui hAghmaill were their most important Sept.

Corcu Duibne (People of the Night.) A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Conaire Muscraige Sept / Family branch descended from 70.Corc, a son of 69.Cairbre Musc and his sister, 69.Dubinn / Dovinia, one of the 3 sons, and daughter of *68.Conaire 11 the Heremonian 111th King of Tara / Ireland. In the 6th Century AD they were to produce the O Shea / Ui Seaghda Sept, O Falvey / Ui Fhailbhe Sept and O Connell / Ui Conaill Sept who had their territory on the Dingle and Iveragh Peninsula in the west of Co. Kerry in the south - west of the Munster Province. There were further Septs in the 10th Century AD in the south - west. St. Finnan Cam of Kinitty, was from the Corco Duibne Sept who also produced Daniel O Connell the Liberator. Ancestors: *69.Conaire 11 the 111th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Muintir Duirnin - the O Duirnins who had their territory in the south of Co. Donegal  

Dumnonii / Domnainn. A Sept / Family branch who had their territory below Rheba in Southern Leinster.

Ui Dunchada. A Heremonian Ui Laoghaire Ui Lughaidh Cu Corb Sept / Family branch descended directly from *103.Dunchad the 15th King of Leinster, one of the 4 sons of 102.Murrough / Murchad the previous 14th King of Leinster, descended from 94.Dunlaing the direct male line ancestor of the Ui Dunlainge Sept, a son of 93.Enna Nia one of the 2 sons of 92.Bressal Belach the Cu Corb 1st King of Leinster. They were to spread their territory to the north - east to the outskirts of Dublin with their seat at Castle Lyons / Liamain on the Co. Dublin - Co. Kildare border. The Ui Dunchada later adopted the surname of Mac Giolla Mo - Cholmoc. Ancestors: 103.Dunchad, 102.Murrough / Murchad, 94.Dowling / Dunlaing, 93.Enna Nia, 92.Bressal Belach the 1st King of Leinster, 91.Fiachu Ba hAiccid - the Lame, *90.Caher / Cathair Mor the 109th King of Tara / Ireland, 86.Cu Corb, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Tellach Dunchada / Donnchada. Mac Tiernan or Mac Kiernan - Irish / Mac Thighearnain who had their territory in Co. Cavan in Southern Ulster the Chiefs and Kings there. 

Cenel Dunghaille. A Heberian Dal gCais Ui Caisin Sept / Family branch of the O Gradys directly descended from 92.Caisin the second son of the 12 sons of 91.Cas the King of Thomond / Tuaisceart Mhumhain /  Northern Munster whose territory was in the north - east of Co. Clare in Tomgraney / Moyno, Inishcealtra and Clonrush in the north - west of the Munster Province and in the south - east of Co. Galway in Southern Connacht. Ancestors: 92.Caisin, 91.Cas the King of Thomond, 85.Cormac Cass the 2nd King of Munster, 84.Ailill Oluimm the 1st King of Munster, *37.Eber Fionn. (Heberians.)

Ui Dunlainge. A Heremonian Ui Laoghaire Ui Lughaidh Cu Corb Sept descended directly from 94.Dowling / Dunlaing, a Prince of Leinster who became the direct male line ancestor of the Ui Dunlainge Kings of Leinster who was one of the 2 sons of 93.Enna Nia, one of the 2 sons of 92.Bressal Belach the 1st King of Leinster, a son of 91.Fiachu Ba hAiccid - the Lame, one of the 9 sons of *90.Cahir / Cathair Mor the 109th King of Tara / Ireland descended from 86.Cu Corb the direct male line ancestor of all the Cu Corb Septs of Leinster Province. Their territory was further inland below their Cu Corb kinsmen the Ui Faelain Sept descended from 99.Faelan whose territory was further up and towards the east. Ancestors: *60.Leary / Laoghaire Lorc the 68th King of Tara / Erinn, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

 

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