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                                                                                                                                              Clanns, Septs and Tuaths - T to V

 

Muintir Tadcan - The Foxes, who gained their name from the nickname of Sinnaigh, Teige O Kearney / Tadhg Ua Catharnaigh the Chief of Teffia, who originally had their territory in Co. Meath in the south Northern Leinster and eventually had their territory in Kilcoursey in Co. Offaly. See: O Kearney / Ui Catharnaigh Kings of in 1400. Especially see Fox.

Clann Taidc. A Sept / Family branch who existed in 1224 AD.

 Telach Dunchada / Cenel mBrenaind

Tethbae. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill territory to the east of the River Suck in the south - west of Northern Leinster.

Ui Theig. A Heremonian Ui Laoghaire Ui Lughaidh Cu Corb Ui Mail Sept / Family branch descended directly from 90.Main Mal, a younger brother of *90.Cahir / Cathair Mor the 109th King of Tara / Ireland in the 2nd Century AD, who were both sons of 89.Felim / Fedelmid Fer Aurglas, a son of 88.Corbmac Gelta Gaeth, a son of 87.Nia Corb, one of the 4 sons of 86.Cu Corb the direct ancestor of all the Cu Corb Septs of Southern Leinster. 90.Main Mal is also the direct ancestor of the O Kelly / Ui Cellaig Cualann Sept who were the Kings of Hy Many / Ui Maile. Their territory was in the north of Co. Wicklow, to the south of Tallagh, along the northern slopes of the hills and across the northern slopes of Glenasmole, including Killininny, Ballycullen and Kilmacheth. Nearby were their kinsmen the Cu Corb Ui Dunlainge O Byrnes and O Tooles. Their territory was taken from them after the Anglo - Norman Invasion in the 12th Century AD. In 1376 - 1406 AD Aed was the Ui Mail King. Ancestors: 86.Cu Corb, 78.Lughaidh (Ui Lughaidh), *60.Leary / Laoghaire Lorc the 68th King of Tara / Erinn (Ui Laoghaire), *37.Eremon (Heremonians).

Ui Threna / Ui Trena. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Da Crioch Siol Fiachra Cassan Ui Trena Sept / Family branch, which see, who had their territory at Tir Rainey in Co Armagh in the south - east of the Ulster Province. Ancestors: 88.Murray / Muireadhach Colla Da Crioch / Focrith - of the Two Countries, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 116th King of Tara / Ireland.

Corco Fir Thri. A Heberian Cianachta aristocratic warrior Sept / Family branch, who had their territory on West Loch Arrow below one of the Calraige Septs in the Connacht Province. Ancestors: 86.Teague / Tadhg mac Cian, 85.Cian (Cianachta), 84.Ailill Oluimm the 1st King of Munster.

Fir Thulach Mide / Meath. A Heremonian Ui Laoghaire Ui Lughaidh Cu Corb Ui Cheinnselaig Sept / Family branch, directly descended from 99.Brandub the 12th Ui Cheinnselaig King and 7th King of Leinster, who was a son of 98.Eochy / Echu the 10th Ui Cheinnselaig King, who was a son of 97.Murray / Muireadhach, a son of 96.Angus / Oengus the 5th Ui Cheinnselaig King, the son of *95.Felim / Fedelmid the direct male line ancestor of the Ui Felmedha Sept, who was one of the 2 sons of 94.Enda / Enna Cennsalach the 2nd King of Leinster and direct male line ancestor of the Ui Cheinnselaig Septs. They had their territory in south - central Mide / Meath in Northern Leinster below Uisnech and Loch Ennell, and above Durrow in Co. Offaly in the north - west of Southern Leinster with their kinsmen the Cu Corb Crich na Cetach Sept to the east and Clonard to the north - east. Ancestors: 99.Brandub the 7th King of Leinster, 86.Cu Corb, 78.Lughaidh (Ui Lughaidh), *60.Leary / Laoghaire Lorc the 68th King of Tara / Erinn (Ui Laoghaire), *37.Eremon (Heremonians).

Ui Thuirtri. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Da Crioch Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in upper and lower Toome north and north - east of Loch Neagh above Tulach Oc in Co Antrim in the north - east of the Ulster Province to the west, and east of the Sperrin Mountains with the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Ui Fiachrach Arda Stratha Sept further to the west in the Ui Macc Uais territory and to the south - west of the Eilne territory. Chiefs of - See: O Flainn. In 728 AD Rechtabra was their King, who was a grandson of Cathasach. In 743 AD Murray / Muireadhach was their King, who was a son of Fergus / Fearghus Forcraidh. By 776 AD their territory had been absorbed into that of the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill Cenel nEogain kingdom of Aileach and they moved east across the River Bann and remained allies in the territory of the Irian Dal nAraidi Sept. In the 9th Century AD their kingdom in the east of Tyrone / Tir Eogain (The Land of 91.Eogan) in Central Ulster was to be further absorbed into that of the Cenel nEogain Sept and the northern Ui Niaill kingdom of Aileach there in the north of Ulster. In the 10th Century AD the Irian Dal nAraidi Sept were also to take over the Eilne territory. Ancestors: 88.Murray Colla Da Crioch / Focrith - of the Two Countries, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 116th King of Tara / Ireland.

Cenel Tigernaich. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill Cenel nEogain Sept / Family branch, who had their territory at Clogher in Tyrone in Central Southern Ulster. Main Families: O Mulfoharty / Ua Maoilfothartaigh, O Hosey / Ua hEodhasa. Ancestors: 93.Tierney / Tigernach, 92.Murray / Muireadhach the 2nd King of Aileach,91.Eogan the 1st King of Ailech (Cenel nEogain), *90.Niall of the Nine Hostages the 126th King of Tara / Ireland (Ui Niaill).

Muintir Tlamain. The Mac Gees - Irish / Mag Aodha / Aodh anglicized incorrectly as Hugh, who were a Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Co. Westmeath in the south - west of Northern Leinster.

Muinter Thomraigh. 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 to be the ancestor of the Muinter Bhreachainn / Bhreahain, the Muinter Bhreachtgha, the Muinter Chorbmacain, the Muintir Lynch / Loingsigh, the Muinter Riada / Reidy, Muinter Sheasnain, 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 (UI Bloid), 91.Cas the King of Thomond (Dal gCais).

Clann Tomaltaig. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin Ai Siol Muireadhaigh / Sil Murray) Sept / Family branch, descended from 100.Tomaltach, the son of 99.Murgal, one of the 4 sons of 98.Indrechtach the 21st King of Connacht. In 1225 AD their territory was between Ballintober and Tulsk in Co. Roscommon in the east of the Connacht Province. Ancestors: 90.Brion the original 1st Dal Cuinn King of Connacht (Ui Briuin), *89.Eochy Mugmedon the 124th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon (Heremonians).

Tradraige. A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory near Magh Adhair / Mag  nAdir in Co. Clare in the north - west of Tuaiscert Mhumhain / Thomond / Northern Munster.

Tribes of Galway. Termed as such by Oliver Cromwell’s Invading forces against the 14 Foreign families of mainly Welsh origins who lived in the town of Galway in Southern Connacht namely, Athy, Blake, Bodkin, Browne, D’Arcy, Fant / De la Faunte / Le Enfaunt, French, Joyce, Kirwan, Lynch, Martin, Morris and Skerrett who were fully committed to the English cause in Ireland.

Tuath / Family region of a land holding of a kindred group of a Sept or Septs.

Siol Tuathail an Tuaisceart. Fir Leamhna. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Da Crioch Siol Daim Argait Ui Cremthainn Sept / Family branch, which see, who had their territory at Clogher / Clochar mheic nDaimine in Co Tyrone in Central Ulster. Ancestors: 88.Murray / Muireadhach Colla Da Crioch / Focrith - of the Two Countries, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 116th King of Tara / Ireland. *37.Eremon (Heremonians.)

Tulcha Oc. An individual kingdom of the Heberian Dal gCais Ui Bloid Ui Turlough Ui mBriain Kings who were descended directly from 107.Lorcan O Brian, the son of 106.Donough / Donnchad the 42nd King of Munster, who was one of the sons of *105.Brian Boru the 170th King of Ireland the direct male line ancestor of all the Ui mBriain O Brians / O Briens, and 110.Gormlath / Kormloda a Cu Corb Princess.  Ancestors: 98.Turlough (Ui Turlough), 92.Blood / Blod (Ui Bloid), 91.Cas the King of Thomond (Dal gCais), 84.Ailill Oluimm the 1st King of Munster, *37. Eber Fionn (Heberians).

Cenel Tullyhunco / Mag Tigernain - Their territory was in Co. Cavan in Southern Ulster.

Ui Turlough. A Heberian Dal gCais Ui Bloid Sept / Family branch, descended from 98.Turlough, the father of 99.St. Flannan, who was descended himself from 92.Blood / Blod the King of Thomond (Ui Bloid) the eldest son of 91.Cas the King of Tuaiscert Mhumhain / Thomond  / Northern Munster the direct male line ancestor of the Dal gCais Septs who were descended from 85.Cormac Cass - of the Curly Hair the 2nd King of Munster, 84.Ailill Oluimm the 1st King of Munster, *37.Eber Fionn (Heberians)

Cenel Tuirtre. A Sept / Family branch. In 668 AD Mael Fothartaigh/ Foharty was their King.

Ui Tuitre. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Uais Ui Mheic Uais Sept / Family branch, which see, who had their territory in the west of Loch Neagh in Co. Tyrone in Central Ulster and to the north - west of the loch at Loughinsholin in Co. Derry. Ancestors: 88.Carroll / Carioll Colla Uais the 121st King of Tara / Ireland, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 116th King of Tara / Ireland.

 Muinter Uainidhe. 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, the Muinter Bhreachtgha, the Muinter Chorbmacain, the Muintir Lynch / Loingsigh, the Muinter Riada / Reidy, the Muinter Sheasnain and the Muinter Thomraigh, 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 (Ui Bloid), 91.Cas the King of Thomond (Dal gCais).

Ui Macc Uais. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Uais Sept / Family branch who had their territory in Central Ulster below their encroaching kinsmen the northern Ui Niaill Cenel nEogain territory with the northern Ui Niaill Cenel Conaill. Ancestors: *88.Carroll / Carioll Colla Uais the 121st King of Tara / Ireland, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 116th King of Tara / Ireland.

Ui Macc Uais Breg. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Uais Sept / Family branch, who had their territory below the Fir Chul Breg Sept on the junction of the Rivers Boyne and Blackwater in the north - east of Mide / Meath in Northern Leinster. Ancestors: *88.Carroll / Carioll Colla Uais the 121st King of Tara / Ireland, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 116th King of Tara / Ireland.

Ui Mac Uais Mide / Meath. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Uais Sept / Family branch,  who had their territory with the Brecraige Sept and the Corco Roide Septs along the River Inny surrounded by 3 Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill Septs, the Cenel Maine, the Caille Follamain and the Clann Cholmain in Central Mide in the north - west of Northern Leinster. Ancestors: *88.Carroll / Carioll Colla Uais the 121st King of Tara / Ireland, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 116th King of Tara / Ireland.

Ui Mheic Uais Ui Mheic Cairthinn Cenel Mheic Carthaind. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Colla Uais Sept / Family branch, which see, who had their original territory near Loch Foyle at Turkeeran in Co. Derry in the north - east of the Ulster Province. Ancestors: *88.Carroll / Carioll Colla Uais the 121st King of Tara / Ireland, 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 116th King of Tara / Ireland.

Uaithne. A Sept / Family branch who had their territory in Co. Limerick and Co. Tipperary in the north of the Munster Province in Aur Mhumhain / Ormond /  North Eastern Munster adjacent to Killaloe in Co. Clare near the River Shannon below the Arada Tire Sept. They were originally the Auteini, a Celtic Sept / Family branch, which see, who had their initial territory in the far - west of Co. Galway in the south of Connacht Province.

Clann Uatach. A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Dal Cuinn Ui Briuin Ai Sept / Family branch, descended from 94.Uata the 9th King of Connacht who had their territory in 1267 AD in parts of Camma and Dysart near Athlone, but in Co. Roscommon in the east of the Connacht Province. See: Fallamain in 1225 AD. Ancestors: 90.Brion the original 1st Dal Cuinn King of Connacht (Ui Briuin), *86.Eochy / Echu Mugmedon the 124th King of Tara / Ireland, *37.Eremon (Heremonians).

Muintir Uicinn - the O Higgins in 1414 AD

Clan Uilliam. Hibernicized. 1466 AD Burkes / originally de Burgh who were in the Baronies of Clanwilliam in Co. Tipperary and Co. Limerick in Northern Munster.

Clan Uilliam / de Burgh. Hibernized. In 1342 AD the Burkes of Co. Mayo and Co. Galway in the south - west of the Connacht Province hence Williamaig, na hBurkes - 1368 AD of Clann William.

Uilliamaig - na h. see - Clann William / de Burgh / Burke. - See: Clan Uilliam.

Uiri Monacoruni. See - Fir Manach.

Ulaid. The territory of the Ulstermen / Ultach / Ultaig,) in the kingdom of Ulidia in the east of the Ulster Province composed of the Irian Dal nAraidi Sept and the Dal Fiatach Sept who had their respective individual territories originally in Co. Antrim and Co. Down. In 1315 AD Coiced Ulaid and Coiced Conchobair. 1230 Province of Ulster 1333 AD.  

Umorians -

Muinter Urthaile, A Heberian Dal gCais Ui Bloid Sept / Family branch, descended directly from 93.Brendan / Breanainn Bran who also produced the Muinter Maol Domhnaigh and Muinter Chearnaigh, which were to produce the Families of the O Brennans of Thomond, O Glinns / O Glynns, O Hurleys, O Maglins, O Maegans, O Maloneys and O Muldowneys / Downeys. Ancestors: 93.Brendan, 92.Blood / Blod (Ui Bloid), 91.Cas the King of Thomond (Dal gCais). *37.Eber Fionn (Heberians.)

Usdiae. A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Southern Leinster to the north - west of the Coriondi Sept, who may have had their original territory there, which later became the kingdom of Ossory in Co. Kilkenny in the south - west.

Uternii / Uterini / Iberni / Iberi / Juerni - A Celtic Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in the south - west of Co. Cork in Des Mhumhain / Desmond / Southern Munster where it was the southern part of the region. They were originally of Spanish Celtic Iberian origins.

Velabri / Vellibori - A Celt ic Sept who had their territory in the south - west of Co. Kerry in the south - west of Iar Mhumhain / Western Munster who were also descended from the Iberi in Spain.

Vennicnii - A Celtic Sept who had their territory in Co. Donegal in the north - west of the Ulster Province along with the Rhobogdii Sept, with their main fortress there at Ram’s Head (Horn Head) near Dunfanaghy / Dun Fionn Achaidh (The Fort of the White Field). 

Vinderii - A Celtic Sept who had their territory in Co. Armagh in the south - east of the Ulster Province along with the Voluntii.

Vodiae / Vodii - A Celtic Sept who had their territory in the south of Co. Cork in Des Mhumhain / Desmond / Southern Munster along with the Uterni Sept and the Coriondi Sept, who had their territory in the eastern part of the coastal region.

Voluntii / Uluntii - A Celtic Sept who had their territory in Co. Armagh in the south - east of the Ulster Province, with the Vinderii Sept, and also were there in Co. Down, and nearby also in Co. Louth in the north - east of Northern Leinster with the Eblani Sept to the south of them.

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