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Muintir Raduib - The Mageraghtys who had their territory around or south of Roscommon town and later in Athlone in Co. Roscommon. who were the Chiefs of Mag Airechtaig in 1348 AD.

Muintir / Ui Raghailligh. The O Reillys a Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin Breifne Sept / Family branch in the kingdom of East Breifne in Co. Cavan in Southern Ulster who are descended from 93.Fergus, one of the 2 sons of 92.Eogan Srem, one of the 2 sons of 91.Daui Tenga Uma - of the Sweet Tongue the 3rd Ui Briuin King of Connacht, who was a son of 90.Brion the first Dal Cuinn King of Connacht the direct male line ancestor of all the Ui Briuin Septs in the Connacht Province who was a son of *89.Eochy / Echu Mugmedon the 124th King of Tara / Ireland. They were subject to their kinsmen the Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin Ai O Connors in 1258 AD. Also see Muintir Maelmordha.   

Raithlind. A Heberian Eoghanacht Sept / Family branch who had their territory in Des Muma / Desmond / Southern Munster who are descended directly from 90.Mac Cass, one of the 7 sons of 89.Conall Corc the Chaisil 1st King of Cashel / Munster descended from 85.Eoghan Mor, 84.Ailill Oluimm the 1st King of Munster.

Tuath Ratha. A Sept / Family region in the south - west of the Ulster Province below the Fir Luirg Sept and to the east of the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Da Crioch Ui Cremthainn Sept and to the north - east of the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill Cairpre Droma Cliab Sept in the Connacht Province.

Regia. Territory to the west of Eamhain Macha / Armagh in the south - east of the Ulster Province, and also in the south - east, which was their main territory.

Ui Riacain. A Heremonian Ui Laoghaire Cu Corb Clann Maelugra Sept / Family branch who had their territory in the west of Southern Leinster below their kinsmen the Heremonian Ui Laoghaire Cu Corb Ui Failge Sept. Ancestors: 86.Cu Corb, *60.Leary / Laoghaire Lorc the  68th King of Tara / Erinn, *37.Eremon (Heremonians.)

Ui Riagain. An Irian Sept / Family branch anglicized as Hy Regan, who were a Sept of the O Dunnes of Co. Offaly who had their territory in the north - west of Southern Leinster and their original territory is now the Barony of Tinahinch / Dooregan / Tuath Riagain, which was later also confiscated due to its proximity to The Pale by the English and made part of nearby Co. Laois.

Dal Riada - riata. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Conaire Sept / Family branch who migrated to the north - east due to Drought in the Munster Province to have new territory in the far - north of the Ulster Province situated on the east coast, to the east of Coleraine and the Eilne territory, and down south to the territory of the Irian Dal nAraidi Sept, and also eventually into the Scottish Highlands of Argyle (The Land of the Gael) and Albany there who were directly descended from 70.Eochy / Eochaidh / Cairbre Riada. His brother, 70.Cairbre Musc is the direct male line ancestor of the Muscraige Septs in the Munster Province, whose son, 71.Corc is  the direct male line ancestor of the Corco Duibne Sept also in the Munster Province. His other brother, 70.Cairbre Baschaoin is the direct male line ancestor of the Corco Baiscind Sept and the Earna Sept also in the Munster Province. They were 3 sons of *69.Conaire 11 the 111th King of Tara / Ireland from the Clann na Deaga / Deagades Sept and their mother was 84.Sarad, another of the daughters of his predecessor, *83.Conn of the Hundred Battles the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh 110th King of Tara / Ireland in the 2nd Century AD. The Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Conaire Sept had initially migrated from Breg / Bregia / Brega in Midhe / Meath in the south - east of Northern Leinster down into the Munster Province in the south.  *69.Conaire 11 descended initially in Ireland also from *37.Eremon, and therefore from his mother, Scotia, originally had large territories in Southern Munster, which took in Co. Cork and Co. Kerry, but once in Co. Antrim the Dal Riada Sept of 70.Eochy crossed the Irish Sea to expand Dal Riada also back into Argyle (The Land of the Gael) in Albany in the Scottish Highlands where they were known as the Scottii / Irishmen, eventually producing the Gaelic Scottii Kings of Scotland. Murray / Muireadhach was the King of Argyll who was descended from Ainbhcellach the deposed King of Dal Riada in 698 AD. 

 Muinter Riada / Reidy, A Heberian Dal gCais Sept / Family branch who had their territory in Co. Clare in the north - west of the Munster Province descended from 94.Angus / Oengus, who was the youngest son of 93.Cairthenn Fionn Oge Mor. 94.Angus was also the direct male line ancestor of the Muinter Bhreachainn / Bhreahain, the Muinter Bhreachtgha, the Muinter Chorbmacain, the Muintir Lynch / Loingsigh, the Muinter Sheasnain, the Muinter Thomraigh and the Muinter Uainidhe, which were to produce the Families of the O Currys, O Cormacans / Mac Cormacks, O Seasnains / O Sextons, O Riada / O Reidys etc. Ancestors: 92.Blood / Blod, 91.Cas the King of Thomond.

Clan Ricairt. Hibernized. In 1335 AD they were the Burkes, who were originally the Anglo - Norman Barons, the de Burghs of Clanrickard who had their Estates in Co. Galway in the south - west of the Connacht Province.

Robogdii / Rhobogdii: A Celtic Sept who had their territory in Co. Donegal in the north - west of the Ulster Province along with the Vennicnii with their main fortress at Malin Head on the peninsula there at Inishowen.

Corco Roide. A Celtic Sept / Family branch who had their territory in Co. Longford in the north - west of Northern Leinster to the south - east of the Ui Mac Uais Midhe Sept, and the Brecraige Sept along the River Inny, surrounded by the 3 Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill Septs, the Cenel Maine, the Caille Follamain and the Clann Cholmain.

Fir Rois. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Da Crioch Sept / Family branch- who had their territory in Mide in Co. Louth in the far - north - east of Northern Leinster near Louth and to the south - east of their kinsmen the Conaill Muirtheimne Sept between Co. Cavan and Dundalk in Co. Louth. The Fir Rois Sept and the Irian Ui Segain Sept in Lann Leire were also affiliated to the Colla Da Crioch Airthir Sept. In 740 AD Cu Brettan mac Congusso was the Fir Rois King, in the south - east of the Ulster Province, who was the father of Blathmac who wrote the poetry of Christ's Passion. The Airthir Sept then split into 3 further separate individual Septs, the Ui Niallain Sept who became the stewards of Armagh, the Ui Bressail Sept and the Ui Echach Sept.

Fer Rois. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill Cenel Conaill Sept / Family branch. Ancestors: 91.Conall Gulban the 1st King of Tir Conaill / Tyrconnell,*90.Niall of the Nine Hostages the 126th King of Tara / Ireland.

Ui Ronghaile. A Heberian Dal gCais Sept / Family branch - descended from 93.Ronghal. who was a grandson of 91.Cas the King of Thomond and of which the O Shanahans were the Chiefs who had their territory in Co. Clare in the north - west of Tuaisceart Mhumhain / Thomond /  Northern Munster.

Clann na Rory. An Iran Sept / Family branch descended from *62.Rory Mor the 86th King of Tara / Erinn who was descended from 37.Ir. 

Ruaidhri Caol. A Heberian Cianacht Sept / Family branch. Ancestors: 121.Rory / Ruaidri Caol who was The  O Carroll, 120. Teague / Tadhg Caille O Carroll, 119.Rory / Ruaidri O Carroll, 86.Teague / Tadhg mac Cian, 85.Cian, 84.Ailill Oluimm the 1st King of Munster.

Muintir Ruaric - the Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin Breifne O Rourkes who had their territory in Co. Leitrim in West Breifne and Conmaicne in the Connacht Province,

Clann Rudgraige. A Sept in 1527 AD.

Rudricians. They had their territory in the Ulster Province.

Saithne. A Sept / Family branch who had their territory at Glasnevin in the kingdom of Brega in the south - east of Northern Leinster to the east of Lagore the territory of the southern Ui Niaill Siol nAedo Slaine Sept, and above the Southern Cianacht Gailenga Sept.

Saorchlanna. They were the Gaelic Milesian aristocratic warrior Septs / Family branches composed of 12 Septs in Ireland, 6 in - Leath Cuinn:  Dal nAruidhe, Dal gCein, Dal gCuinn, Dal ghFiatach, Dal Niadh Cuirb, Dal Riada. 6 in - Leath Mogha: Dal nBairdine, Dal gCais, Dal gCeide, Dal Dairine, Dal nEoghain, Dal bhFiachrach.

Clann Seain / Seaan. An Irian Sept / Family branch who in 1417 AD was a Sept of the O Farrells, which see,  the Chiefs of Annaly, who had their territory in Co. Longford in the north - west of Northern Leinster. Ancestors: 105.Ferghaile,*62.Rory Mor the 86th King of Tara / Erinn.

Clann Mheic Seain. A Heberian Cianacht Sept / Family branch of Baile Nua descended directly from 120.John O Carroll who was also The  O Carroll. Ancestors: 119.Rory / Ruaidri, 106.Carroll / Cerball, 86.Teague / Tadhg mac Cian, 85.Cian,  84.Ailill Oluimm the 1st King of Munster.

Muintir Seanachain, A Heberian Dal gCais Sept / Family branch- who had their original territory in Co. Clare in the north - west of Tuaisceart Mhumhain / Thomond / Northern Munster, descended from 104.Cosgrave / Coscrach who is also the direct male line ancestor of the Muintir Ainghiodha, the Muintir Allathaigh, the Muintir Chloiarn, the Muintir Chnaimhin, the Muintir Mhaine, the Muintir Ogain and the Muintir Mhaol Ruanuidh who produced the Families of the O Aingidys, O Bowens, O Cosgraves of Munster, O Flahertys of Co. Kerry, O Gloirns, O Hogans, O Lorkans / O Lorkins / O Larkins, O Maines and O Sheehans. He was a brother to 104.Bran Fionn the direct male line ancestor of the Siol mBroin, and also to 104.Kennedy / Ceaneidigh the direct male line ancestor of the Ui mBriain. Ancestors: 104.Cosgrave / Coscrach, 103.Lorcan, 102.Lachtna, 101.Corc, 100.Anluan, 99.Mahon, 98.Turlough (Ui Turlough), 97.Cathal, 96.Aodh Caomh the King of Munster, 95.Conall, 94.Eochy / Eochaidh Baill Dearg, 93.Cairthenn Fionn  Oge Mor, 92.Blood / Blod, 91.Cas the King of Thomond.

Ui Sechnusaig. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Ui Fiachrach Sept in 1403 AD. Ancestors: 90.Fiachra the second Dal Cuinn King of Connacht, *89.Eochy / Echu Mugmedon the 124th King of Tara / Ireland.

Ui Segain. A Dal Fiatach Sept / Family branch belonging to 98.Aed Roin the 19th King of Ulaid who had their territory in the north - east of the Ulster Province. The Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn 3 Colla Fir Rois Sept and the Ui Segain Sept in Lann Leire were also affiliated to the Colla da Crioch Airthir Sept. Ancestors: 97.Becc Bairrche the 17th King of Ulaid, 96.Blathmac the 14th King of Ulaid, 95.Mael Cobo the 13th King of Ulaid, 94.Fiachnae the 10th King of Ulaid, 93.Demman the 6th King of Ulaid, 92.Cyril / Cairell the 3rd King of Ulaid, 91.Murray / Muireadhach Muindearg the 1st King of Ulaid, 90.Forgg mac Dallain the direct ancestor of the Dal Fiatach Sept.   

Seven Septs of Laois. After the Anglo - Norman Invasion by the English in the 12th Century AD Leix / Co. Laois was divided among 7 Irish Septs / Clanns, of the O Deevys, O Dorans, O Dowlings, Mac Evoys, O Kellys, O Lalors and O Moores. An association of these Septs had previously begun in the 4th Century AD after the direct ancestor of the original Sept, 69. Lewy / Lughaidh / Laoighseach Cean Mor, a son of 68.Conall Cearnach of the Victories the leader of the Red Branch of Knights of Ulster, had came down to assist to defend the territory in Southern Leinster under 96.Cu Corb in Mogha's Half and expel the men of the Munster Province from out of that region. They then held the authority there and Co. Leix / Laois was named after him. Later on in the 16th Century AD they continued to hold firm there through the 6 rebellions in Ireland brought on by the continual religious and ethic oppression of Elizabeth 1st the English Queen until the Families were finally defeated and dispossessed of their lands and relocated many times. The O Mores / O Moores / Ui Morda were the leading Family of the Septs, as the Kings and Princes of Leix as well as the Marshalls and Treasurers of Southern Leinster since the 3rd Century AD.

Muinter Sheasnain. A Heberian Dal gCais Sept / Family branch - who had their territory in Co. Clare in the north - west of the Munster Province descended from 94.Angus / Oengus who was the youngest son of 93.Cairthenn Fionn  Oge Mor. 94.Angus was also the ancestor of the Muinter Bhreachainn / Bhreahain, Muinter Bhreachtgha, Muinter Chorbmacain, Muintir Loingsigh / Lynch, Muinter Riada / Reidy, Muinter Thomraigh and the Muinter Uainidhe, which were to produce the Families of the O Currys, O Cormacans / Mac Cormacks, O Seasnains / O Sextons, O Riada / O Reidys etc. Ancestors: 92.Blood / Blod, 91.Cas the King of Thomond.

Clann Sinaig. A Sinach Sept / Family branch - of the Ui Echdach Sept who held the Abbacy of Armagh in the Ulster Province for over 100 years with their previous Abbots being laymen until 1111 AD when Kelly / Cellach took Holy Orders as the Abbot of Armagh.

Siol / Seed of / A division in the Clann or part of a Sept.,

Clann Sithig. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Sept / Family branch -  in 1407 AD of the Mac Sheehys, who were a Sept / Family branch - of the Scottish Highland Clann of Mac Donalds / Mac Donnells who were galloglasses / mercenaries in Co. Limerick in the mid - north - west of the Munster Province. Ancestors: *88.Carroll / Carioll  Colla Uais the 121st King of Tara / Ireland, 84.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 117th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon. (Heremonians.)

Clann an tSlebi. An Irian Sept / Family branch - in 1455 AD of the O Farrells the Chiefs of Annaly who had their territory near the Clanhugh Mountains in Co. Longford in the north - west of Northern Leinster. Ancestors:105.Fearghaile,*62.Rory Mor the 86th King of Tara / Erinn, 37.Ir.

Sodhan. A pre - Gaelic race of people who had their territory in the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Ui Maine region in the Connacht Province.

Sogain. A Sept who had their territory to the east of the Partraige Sept in the middle of the Connacht Province towards Co. Roscommon in the east of Connacht and to the south - west of the Corco Moga Sept and to the south - east of Tuam and north - west of the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin Seola Sept.

Cenel Suedna. The O Drennans / Ua Draighnean - draighnean / blackthorn who had their territories on the border of Co. Clare in the north - west of Tuaiscert Mhumhain / Thomond / Northern Munster and Co. Galway in Southern Connacht. They were the Chiefs of Slieve Eise and Fin there.

Clann Suibhne Connachtaig. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn "northern" Ui Niaill Sept / Family branch of the the Mac Sweeneys who were galloglasses / mercenaries who had their territory in Tireragh in Co. Sligo in the north - west of the Connacht Province in 1542 AD. Ancestors: 91.Eogan the 1st King of Aileach, *90.Niall of the Nine Hostages the 126th King of Tara / Ireland.

Clann tSuibhne. In 1305 AD the initial Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn "northern" Ui Niaill Mac Sweeneys who were galloglasses / mercenaries who had their territory in Co. Donegal in the north - west of the Ulster Province.

Ui Suileabhain. A Heberian Eoghanacht Chaisil Sept / Family branch the O Sullivans who had their territory in Southern Munster in 1356 AD. Ancestors: 85.Eoghan Mor - *84.Ailill Oluimm the 1st King of Munster.

 

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