Individual(s) / Person(s): Ruaidhri Og mac Suibhne

Name, Surname, Sept, Origin
Full NameRuaidhri Og mac Suibhne
Sept SurnameMac Suibhne
Sub-Sept Surname
Family's Place of OriginCastlesween, Knapdale, Kintyre, Scotland
DOB / DOD / FloruitDOD: 1508
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Place of Deaththe town of Raith Maolain
Place of Burialchurch of Rath Meolain, the first body ever buried there and it was mainly on account of it that the monastery was erected and completes (Leabhar Chlainne Suibhne, p. 69)
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Father's NameRuaidhri mac Suibhne
Father's DescentRuaidhri s. Maolmhuire s. Toirrdhealbhach Ruadh s. Toirrdhealbhach Caoch s. Maolmhuire mac Suibhne Fanad s. Murchadh Og s. Murchadh Mear s. Maolmhuire s. Murchadh s. Maolmhuire an Sparain s. Suibhne s. Donnsleibhe s. Aodh Aluinn s. Anradhan
Mother's NameMaire, daughter of Eoghan, son of Diarmaid Bacach 'the lame' O Maille 'O Malley'
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Character Traitsa noble, princely man; he travelled many countries of the world, and could speak all the common languages (Leabhar Chlainne Suibhne, p.69)
Full SiblingsToirrdhealbhach mac Suibhne Fanad
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TitleMS 24 p. 25 edited in 1920 by Paul Walsh who titled the MS 'Leabhar Chlainne Suibhne'. (Leabhar Chlainne Suibhne ed. Rev. Paul Walsh (Dublin, 1920) from MS 24 p. 25 in R.I.A. (MS composed between 1513 and circa 1544).)