Battle / Event Title: Derry; Aodh O Conchobhair married the daughter of Dubhghall mac Somhairle

General Details
Name / LocationDerry; Aodh O Conchobhair married the daughter of Dubhghall mac Somhairle
Date1259
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause marriage alliance
Classification Political marriage
ResultAodh O Conchobhair married the daughter of Dubhghall mac Somhairle and received 8 score warriors as her dowry.
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / Event8 score warriors
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - For
Forces Involved - Against
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved
Victory / Defeat / Neither
Casulties For: Dead
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Dead
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruityes
Role in Battle
Tactics Employed
Style of Dress
Weaponry
Employment Statuspermanent
Employer's NameAodh O Conchobhair
Employer's EthnicityIrish
Employer's Status son of the king of Connacht
Payment Details
Type of Payment
Form of Payment
When was Payment Received
Technical Term of Payment
Location for Collection of Payment - For Employer
Collector of Payment - For Employer
Collector of Payment - For Employee
Payment for Employee
Fines for Breach of Contract
Person to Whom Fine was payable
Presence of Horses in Battle / Event
Hostages and Opponents Details
Hostages Taken
Hostages Taken - Form of Ransom
Hostages Taken - Place of Imprisonment
Hostages Taken - Date of Release
Opponents Hostages
Opponents Hostages - Form of Ransom
Opponents Hostages - Place of Imprisonment
Opponents Hostages - Date of Release
Opponents Dress
Opponents Weaponry
Opponents Trophies
Source(s)
TitleThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 131, paragraph 6 (1259).