Nibloch - O Nynane
Nibloch. Origins unknown as yet. They were in Co. Antrim in the north - east of the Ulster Province in the early 17th Century AD after the confiscation of the 3,500,000 acres of the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill territories there and the foreign non - Catholic plantations there.
Mac Nicholas or Clausson. Gaelicized as Mac Nioclais. A branch of the Norman de Burgos, which see, who were also known as Clausson in Co. Tyrone in Central Ulster.
Nicholson or Nicolson or Mac Nicaill or Mac Nicolais or Mac Nichol or Mac Nicol or Mac Nicholls or Mac Nicholas or Nicolson or Mac Nicols or Mac Nicson or Nixon / Irish / Mac Niocoil. An Ithian Lughadian Darinian Ui Luighe Clann Mac Nicol Sept / Family branch who had their territory in the west of Co. Cork in Des Mhumhain / Desmond / Southern Munster, who are kinsmen to theO Anthonys, O Barrys, O Clancys, O Coffeys, O Driscolls, O Learys, Needhams etc. On their Badge they had a sprig of Oak signifying their descent from 56.Daire the direct ancestor of the Darinians / Dairinoi (Kairinoi of Ptolemy) They were committed to the cause of *105.Brian Boru the 175th Heberian Dal gCais King of Ireland at the Battle of Clontarf in 1014 AD to stop the Viking Invasion of Ireland where 7,000 Vikings and their allies were killed in a conflict that lasted all day from Sunrise to Sunset. The Clann Mac Naughton / Mac Neachtain, and the Clann mac Nicol who anglicized as Nicholson, were kinsman and Clann Chiefs in common and their tartans were similar. The Ui Tairceirt descendants of 56.Daire were the Chiefs of the Clann Neachtain and the Chiefs of the Clan Snedgile / Snackroll / Mac Nicol / Nicholson. Otter Snedgile / Snackroll / Mac Nichol was an Irish Ithian Darinian Prince and the Earl of the Western Hebrides who became the King of the Danes in Dublin from 1146 AD - 1148 AD to whom he was related, as the Nicholsons in Cumberland and Northumberland were during that period when the Irish Princes made alliances through marriage with the Danish Princes. The Mac Nicols / Nicholsons (anglicized) who fought for *105.Brian Boru were the majority of the Sept. In 1204 AD Sithrig O Sruthain the Airchinneach of Congbala the Chief of the Clan Congbala and Chief of the Clan Snedgile died and was interred in the church that he had constructed himself. 105.Fuileadh, 106.Erbile and 107.Sdacaill were always on the Irish side in Clan matters and they were to eventually migrate to Skye, Cumberland and Northumberland where they were more allied there to the Danish cause.
Ancestors: *59.Lewy / Lughaidh mac con - (the son of the hound) whose epithet came about because as a sickly young youth he suckled the teats of his favourite greyhound, Ealor Dearg, He later became the Ithian 113th King of Tara / Ireland when his uncle, *84.Art - the Lonely the Heremonian Dal Cuinn 112th King of Tara / Ireland and 6 of *59.Lewy's Heberian young,er half - brothers from 84.Sadhbh, *84.Art's sister, were slain in battle against him and his Brythonic and Fir Bolg allies. (These 6 brothers were to be the sons of 84.Ailill Oluimm the Heberian 1st King of Munster and 84.Sadhbh who he had married as a widow after his father 58.Marcelline Mac Niadh's demise. This was to be a very decisive victory in a battle that occurred over *59.Lewy's determination to have a turn at the Munster Kingship, which also then allowed him to secure the overall Kingship of Tara / Ireland instead in his own right for 27 years, until he was to be removed from the position. He was later slain by Fergus / Feircis Dubh - Dheadach, a son of Imchad / Coman Eces who then became the Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh 114th King of Ireland for one year only. *59.Lewy mac con had 5 sons,(1) Fothach Airgthach who would be the 118th King of Ireland jointly with his brother, (2) Fothach Cairpreach the 119th King of Ireland who in 285 AD slew his brother and was slain himself soon thereafter in the Battle of Ollarbha, (3) Duach the ancestor of the Ithian O Connells, the O Hennessys, the Mac Eircs etc, (4) Fothach Canaan the ancestor of the O Barrys, the Mac Alins / Mac Colums the Earls of Argyle, and (5) Angus / Oenghus / Aeneas Gaifhuileach. One of these brothers is also the ancestor of the O Hallinans.
60.Angus Gaifhuileach was the father of; 61.Fergus the father of; 62.Luigheach the father of; 63.Aeneas / Aongus Bolg the father of; 64.Gearan who had a brother, Trean, and was the father of; 65,Conall Claon the father of: 66.Ceann Reithe the ancestor of the O Rams / Ui Reithe and the father of; 67.Ailill / Oilill who also had a brother, Trean the ancestor of St. Beoardh of Ardcarne, and was the father of; 68.Fergus the father of 69.Connacille who was a contemporary of *91.Leary / Laogharie mac Niall the Heremonian Dal Cuinn southern Ui Niaill 128th King of Ireland and was converted by St. Patrick and constructed churches for him, and was to be the father of; 70.Maccon the father of: 71.Ailill the father of; 72.Dungal the father of: 73.Cobhthach Fionn - of Fair Complexion the Chief of the Ithian Dairinoi / Darinians who was was under the overlordship of Fergus Mac Earca the Heremonian Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill Cenel nEogain King of the Dal Riada Sept. He was the direct male line ancestor of the Ithian O Coffeys / Ui Cobhthaigh - of Munster, and the father of; 74.Donough Mor the father of; 75.Donnell Mor the father of 76.Mac Craith the father of; 77.Conor the father of; 78.Maghnus the father of; 79.Conor the father of; 80.Maithan Dall the father of; 81.Coffey / Cobhthach the father of; 82.Dermod the father of; 83.Fergal the father of; 84.Donough the father of; 85.Aodh the father of; 86.Maghnus the father of; 87.Conor the father of; 88.Niocholl / Snackoll / Snedgaile the father of; 89.Walter the father of; 90.Coffey the father of Teague who had a brother, 91.Niocholl the direct male line ancestor of the Mac Nicols who was the first of the Sept to settle in Scotland, the father of ;92.Ard the father of 93.Asmain the father of; 94.Arailt the father of; 95.Turc Ath Cliath - near to Dublin, the ancestor of the Ithian Darinian Ui Tairceirt Sept / Family branch, who was a supporter of *105.Brian Boru and a kinsman of Sithrig O Sruthain the Dane who also offered to support *105.Brian Boru against the Danish Invasion. 95.Turc Ath Cliath also constructed a Castle in Co. Sligo that was demolished in 1317 AD, and was the father of; 96.Amlaeimh the father of: 97.Teague / Tadhg the father of; 98.Carfin the father of; 99.Aillin the father of;100.Poil the father of; 101.Fogail / Fergal - the Fugitive from the Ui Tairceirt Sept who was opposed to the Viking invaders in Ireland who were the Chiefs of the Clan Mac Nicol / Snedgaile and Irish patriots, and he was the father of; 102.Murray / Muireadach who when Sithrig O Sruthain died was a Chief of the Clan Mac Nicol / Snedgile / Sdacaill - the Estate Loser and became a seafarer who turned to pirating, and was the father of; 103.Arailt who may have had a Danish mother, and was the father of 104.Erlile who was possibly reared on the Isle of Skye, as the Mac Nicol territory in Ireland was ravaged by the Danes, and in in 1212 AD Giolla Fialach O Boyle in the Ulster Province led a party from the Heremonian Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill Cenel Conaill Sept against the Cenel nEoghain Sept who were under the protection of the Ithian Darinian Ui Tairceirt Sept who overtook them and were slain. 104.Erlile was then the father of; 105.Fuileadh / Fuileach - the Destitute the Chief of the Clan Mac Nichol who also lost a friend and protector in Giolla Reagh who was the next Chief of the Clan Snedgile and Clan Fingin, His son, 106.Erbile / Erbhle who was also the Chief of the Clan Mac Nicol was the father of;107.Sdacail also the Chief of the Clan Mac Nichol known as - the Estate Loser who was a close relative to Andrew Nicholson who was a Chief in the Hebrides, as was Otter Snackoll / Snedgile / Nicol. During these turbulent times, Andrew Nicholson acting for King Hakon the Danish Viking King led a party of Danes, Norwegians and men from the Isle of Sky to drive off the raiders there, but were unsuccessful and were driven off themselves instead. Later on they returned and were successful. A change of dynasty was to the occur as the Danish influence grew stronger and the Mac Nicol male line disintegrated, with 108.Torstan 109.Tortin 110.Torcill who married the Mac Nicol heiress producing 111.Scaill / Sdacaill, 112.Gillemore, 113.Gregall, 114.Nicaill, 115.Neaill, 116.Aigh, 117.Nicaill, 118.Eoin, 119.Eogan, 120.Eoin, 121.Alexander, 122.Donald who had a brother, Neil, 123.Malcolm, 124.Donald the Chief of the Clan Mac Nicol on the Isle of Skye, during the reign of Charles 1st and Charles 11, who married 3 times producing 23 children, 125.Malcolm the Chief of the Clan Mac Nicol married Mary Mac Leod and his son, 126.John married Anne Mac Lean and his son, 127.Malcolm married Jessie Mac Donald, and his son 128.Donald married Margaret Mac Donald and died in 1797 AD and his son, 129.John was the father of, 130.Norman Nicholson the Chief of the Clan who was living in Campbelltown in Tasmania in 1880 AD.
Nicholson. They had their Estates in Co. Meath in Northern Leinster.
Mac Nicholl or Mac Nickle / Mac Niocaill. They were in Co. Tyrone in Central Ulster. Nicholls and Nicholson were used as synonyms.
Nicholl. Came into Ireland in the 17th Century AD or more recently.
Nicholls. Came into Ireland in the 17th Century AD or more recently.
Nichollson. Came into Ireland in the 17th Century AD or more recently.
Mac Niece - Irish / Mac Aonghusa. A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Co. Antrim in the north - east of the Ulster Province.
Nieve. See Mac Neive.
Mac Niff. Used as a variation for Cunniff, which see, in Co. Leitrim in Northern Connacht.
O Nihan. See O Nyhan.
O Nihill or O Neill - Irish / Ua Neighill. A Heberian Dal gCais U Bloid Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Co. Clare in the north - west of the Munster Province.
Ancestors: 102.Niall, 101.Ionnrachtach, 100.Toole / Tuathal, 99.Flann, 98.Iorchlosach, 97.Connelly / Congalach,96.Aod Caomh the King of Munster, 92.Blod / Blood (Ui Bloid) 91.Cas the King of Thomond (Dal gCais). Especially see O Neill,
O Nilan or O Nieland. See O Nylan.
Mac Ninch. See Mac Aninch.
Nipe. See Knipe.
Mac Nish. See Mac Neish.
Mac Niven. See Mac Nevin.
Mac Nix or Woulfe. Gaelicized as Mheic Niocais. Used by the Woulfes, which see, to Gaelicize their name. They were in Co. Limerick in the mid - north - west of the Munster Province.
Nixon. English origins. They have been in Co. Fermanagh in the south - west of the Ulster Province since the confiscation of the 3,500,000 acres of the Heremonian Dal Cuinn northern Ui Niaill territories and the foreign non - Catholic plantations of Ulster in 1609 AD. Later they were also in Co. Wicklow in the south - east of Southern Leinster.
Noackley or Nockley. See Nohilly.
Noble / Le Noble / well known. Norman French origins. They were in Ireland in the 13th Century AD and in the early 17th Century AD they were in Co. Fermanagh in the south - west of the Ulster Province.
Noblet or Noblett / noble. French Huguenot origins. They were in the Ulster Province.
Nochtin or Nocton. See Naghten.
Nocker or Noctor or Noher or Nogher. See Mac Connor.
O Nohilly or O Noakley - Irish / Ua Neothallaigh / Neothaille. A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in the north of the Connacht Province. O Noakley was also used as a variant.
O Nolan or O Nowlan - Irish / Ua Nuallain / nuall (to shout or cry out). A Heremonian Ui Cobhthaigh Ui Felim Fotharta Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Co. Carlow in the south of Southern Leinster where they were Kings and Princes / Tanaistes of Foherta / Fotharta / Fothairt (The Barony of Forth) and held high office under the Cu Corb Kings of Leinster. One of their Septs also migrated into the east of the Connacht Province and Co. Longford in the north - east of Northern Leinster in the 16th Century AD.
Ancestors: 99.Dub Indrecht, 98.Fergus, 97.Moinaig, 96.Finain, 95.Ronan, 94.Eochy / Echach, 93.Baeth, 92.Nannida, 91.Feicc, 90.Ler, 89.Cathbath, 88.Adnaich (Ui Fothairt), 87.Artt Corp, 86.Cairbre / Coirpri Niad, 85.Cormac Mor, 84.Aengus Mend / Mind, 83.Eochy / Eochaidh Find Fuath nAirtt, *82.Felim / Feidlimid Reachtmhar the 108th King of Tara / Ireland, *81.Toole / Tuathal Teachtmhar the 106th King of Tara / Ireland.
O Nolan. Used in Co. Mayo in the mid - west of the Connacht Province synonymously with O Holohan, which see.
O Nolan. Used in Co. Fermanagh in the south - west of the Ulster Province to anglicize O Hultaghan, which see - Irish / Ua hUltachain.
O Nolan. An Ithian Corca Loigde Sept who had their territory in Southern Munster who are now to also be found nearby in Co. Kerry in the south - west of Munster Province. Ancestors: 36.Lewy / Lughaidh, 35.Ith.
O Noonan or Owens - Irish / Ua nEogans. A Heberian Dal gCais Ui Bloid Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Tuaisceart Mhumhain / Thomond / Northern Munster who were kinsmen to the O Neills / O Nihills of Co. Clare.
Ancestors: 102.Niall, 101.Ionnrachtach, 100.Toole / Tuathal, 99.Flann, 98.Iorchlosach, 97.Connelly / Congalach, 96.Aodh Caomh the King of Munster, 95.Conall, 94.Eochy / Eochaidh Baill Dearg, 93.Cairthenn Fionn Oge Mor, 92.Blood / Blod (Ui Bloid), 91.Cas the King of Thomond. (Dal gCais.)
O Noonan or O Nunan - Irish / Ua hIonmhaineain / ionmhain (beloved). Ua Nuanain now used. A Co - Arb Sept / Family branch, who had their territory at Tullylease and later on were the Chiefs of Muskerry - Noonan in Co. Cork in Southern Munster. Also see O Neenan.
O Noone - Irish / Ua Nuadhain. A Heremonian Dal Cuinn Ui Fiachrach Muaidhe Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Co. Sligo in the north - west of the Connacht Province. See also O Nowd. Ancestors: 90.Fiachra the second Dal Cuinn King of Connacht (Ui Fiachrach), *89.Eochy / Echu Mugmedon the 124th King of Tara / Ireland.
Mac Norgan. See Minorgan.
Norman (Man of the North). They were in Ireland in the 13th Century AD in Northern Leinster and in the 17th and 18th Century AD in Co. Derry in the north - east of the Ulster Province and are now mostly found in Co. Dublin in the north - east of Southern Leinster.
Mac Normoyle or Mac Normile - Irish / Mac Confhormaoile. (Descended from the hound or warrior of Formoyle) A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Co. Clare and Co. Limerick in Tuaisceart Mhumhain / Thomond / Northern Munster.
Norris / Noireis / Norseman. French English origins. They were in Ireland in Medieval Times and in Co. Cork in Southern Munster in the 16th Century AD. Now numerous in all Provinces except the Connacht Province. See also Nurse.
North. See Ultagh.
Northridge. English locative origins. They have been in Co. Cork in Southern Munster since the early 18th Century AD. Also used as a synonym for North, which see.
O Norton. A Heremonian Dal Cuinn Colla Da Crioch Sept / Family branch. Ancestors: *86.Cairbre Liffeachair the 117th King of Tara / Ireland. 87.Eochy / Echu Doimhlen, 88.Murray / Muireadach Colla Da Crioch - of the Two Countries,
O Norton or O Naghten. A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in and were Chiefs in Co. Galway in Southern Connacht and nearby in Co. Roscommon in the east of Connacht.
O Norton. See O Naghten. Caher Mac Naghten was a ring fort were there was a Law School conducted by the O Davorens, which see, in Co. Clare in the north - west of the Munster Province. Ancestor: 91.Cas the King of Thomond. (Dal gCais.)
Nottingham or Notingham -
Notley or Nutley. English locative origins. Used as synonyms in Ireland since the 17th Century AD and they were in Co. Dublin in the north - east of Southern Leinster and Co. Leitrim in Northern Connacht.
O Nowd or O Knowd - Irish / Ua Nuadhat. A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Co. Kildare in Central Southern Leinster and nearby in Co. Wicklow in the south - east of Southern Leinster.
Nowlan. See Nolan.
Nugent or Neugent / de Nogent / Nuinseann. Descended from Gilbert de Nugent an Anglo - Norman Baron who was subject to Hugh de Lacy during the Anglo Norman Invasion under Henry 11, who had his Estates at Delvin in Co. Westmeath in the south - west of Northern Leinster where they were the Barons of Delvin and the Earls of Westmeath and English Barons in Co. Meath in the south - east of Northern Leinster. Sir Percy Nugent and Count Nugent had Estates in Co. Westmeath. See also Gilsenan.
Nugent / de Winchedon. Norman origins. They were at Carrigaline in Co. Cork in the south of the Munster Province where they became "More Irish then the Irish" forming a Sept of their own with a Chief.
O Nullen -
Mac Nully or Mac Nulla. See Mac Anulla.
Mac Nulty - Irish / Mac an Ultaigh / Ultach (Ulsterman) (Descended from a son of the Ulsterman) A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in Co. Donegal in the north - west of the Ulster Province. They were also nearby in Co. Cavan in Southern Ulster, Co. Meath and Co. Louth in the east of Northern Leinster and Co. Mayo in the mid - west of the Connacht Province.
O Nunan. See O Noonan.
Nunn. English origins. They have been in Co. Wexford in the south - east of Southern Leinster since the Mid - 17th Century AD.
Nurse or Nourse / norrice (nurse). French origins. Used as synonyms for Norris, which see.
Nutley. See Notley.
Mac Nutt - Irish / Mac Nuadhat. A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in the Ulster Province. Also see O Nowd.
Nuzam. Used as a variant for Newsom, which see, in Co. Wicklow and Co. Wexford in the south - east of Southern Leinster.
O Nyhan or O Nihane - Irish / Ua Niathan. A Sept / Family branch, who had their territory in the west of Co. Cork in Des Mhumhain / Desmond / Southern Munster in 1295 AD.
Nyhan or Nyehan. Recent introduction into Ireland. No connected to Nahane in Co. Donegal in the north - west of the Ulster Province. Also see Nawn.
Nyland or Nilan. Used for Neylan, which see, in Co. Galway in Southern Connacht.
O Nynane. Used as a variant for O Neenan, which see.
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