Battle / Event Title: battle with the people of Laois (AC, 1514, p. 625, pars 4 and 5)

General Details
Name / Locationbattle with the people of Laois (AC, 1514, p. 625, pars 4 and 5)
Date1514
Scene
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause Gerald son of Gerald, earl of Kildare was fighting the people of Laois
Classification Political Conflict
Resultthe son of Toirdhealbhach Oc mac Domhnaill was killed by the people of Laois
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / Eventgalloglasses of Gerald son of Gerald, earl of Kildare
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForGerald son of Gerald, earl of Kildare; Toirdhealbhach Oc mac Domhnaill, constable of the earl of Kildare's galloglasses; galloglasses of the earl of Kildare
Forces Involved - Againstpeople of Laois
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
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Employment Statuspermanent
Employer's NameGerald son of Gerald, earl of Kildare
Employer's EthnicityAnglo-Irish
Employer's Status ninth earl of Kildare
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When was Payment Received
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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
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Opponents Hostages - Date of Release
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Source(s)
TitleThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), pp. 625, 627