Battle / Event Title: political conflict

General Details
Name / Locationpolitical conflict
Date1514
Scene
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause fighting between Gerald son of Gerald, earl of Kildare and the people of Laois
Classification Political Conflict
Resultthe son of Toirdhealbhach Oc mac Domhnaill, constable of the galloglasses of the earl of Kildare, was killed
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / Eventthe son of Toirdhealbhach Oc mac Domhnaill; Constable of the earl of Kildare's galloglasses
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForGerald son of Gerald, earl of Kildare; son of Toirdhealbhach Oc mac Domhnaill; the galloglasses of the earl of Kildare
Forces Involved - Againstthe people of Laois (Laigis Ui Morda)
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved2nd and 3rd of 4
Victory / Defeat / Neither
Casulties For: Deadthe son of Toirdhealbhach Oc mac Domhnaill
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Dead
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
Role in Battle
Tactics Employed
Style of Dress
Weaponry
Employment Status
Employer's NameGerald son of Gerald, earl of Kildare
Employer's EthnicityAnglo-Irish
Employer's Status 9th earl of Kildare
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. 625