Individual(s) / Person(s): Alexander Og son of Toirdhealbhach mac Domhnaill - lord of the galloglasses - tigerna na ngalloclaech

Name, Surname, Sept, Origin
Full NameAlexander Og son of Toirdhealbhach mac Domhnaill - lord of the galloglasses - tigerna na ngalloclaech
Sept SurnameMac Domhnaill
Sub-Sept Surname
Family's Place of OriginIslay, Scotland
DOB / DOD / FloruitDOD: 1368
Sobriquet / Epithet/ DiminutiveAlexander Oc mac Domhnaill
How acquired Sobriquet / Epithet/ Diminutive
Age at Death
Cause of Deathbattle helping his employer (Niall son of Murchad mag Mathgamna) claim his inheritance
Place of Death
Place of Burial
Foster Family
Title, Inauguration, Opponents, Perception In Society
Titlelord of the galloglasses - tigerna na ngalloclaech (AC 1368.13); lord of the galloglasess - tigherna na n-gallóglach (AU 1365.9), constable of the galloglasses - Constabla na n-gallóglach & (AU 1365.9), heir of Clann Domhnaill - oighri Clainni Domnaill (AU 1365.9)
Duration of Title
Area of Jurisdiction
How Title was Assumedprimogeniture
Opponents to Title
Person Inaugurated By
Where Inaugurated
Payment for Inauguration
Form Of Military Addresslord of the galloglasses - tigerna na ngalloclaech (AC 1368.13); lord of the galloglasess - tigherna na n-gallóglach (AU 1365.9), constable of the galloglasses - Constabla na n-gallóglach & (AU 1365.9), heir of Clann Domhnaill - oighri Clainni Domnaill (AU 1365.9)
Perception in Society
Fixed Address or Migrant
Status in English Law
Allies, Enemies, Chieftains, Household Retinue
AlliesToirdhealbhach mac Domhnaill; Niall O Neill, king of Ulster; Niall son of Murchad mag Mathgamna, heir to the kingship of Oriel; Eogan son of Toirdhealbhach son of Maelsechlainn O Domnaill
EnemiesDomnall O Neill; Ragnall mac Domhnaill, father of Alexander mac Domhnaill, brother of Toirdhealbhach mac Domhnaill and heir of the Clann Domhnaill; Brian mag Mathgamna, king of Oriel
Chieftains Contemporaneous With Toirrdelbach mac Domnaill; Domnall O Neill; Ragnall mac Domnaill, father of Alexander mac Domnaill, brother of Toirrdelbach mac Domnaill and heir of the Clan Domnaill; Niall O Neill, king of Ulster; Eogan son of Torrdelbach son of Maelsechlainn O Domnail
Total Household Retinue
Type of Household Retinue
Named Officials in Household
Association with the Learned Class
Parents, Siblings, Spouses, Offspring
Father's NameToirdhealbhach mac Domhnaill (No 75)
Father's DescentAngus Mor mac Domhnaill
Mother's Name
Mother's Descent
Distinguishing Features
Character Traits
Full Siblings
Half Siblings
Wives
Wife(s) Descent
Wife(s) Place of Origin
Wifes Character
Wifes Place of Death
Concubines
Offspring from 1st Marriage
Offspring from 2nd Marriage
Offspring from 3rd Marriage
Offspring From Concubines
Grants, Churches, Monasteries
Number of Grants made to Galloglass(es)
Lands Covered In Grants
Person to Whom Grants were Issued
Person Who Issued Grants
Castles Built during term
Existing Castles used during term
Familys Place of Residence in Ireland
Relationship with the Church
Churches Erected during term
Monasteries Erected during term
Provisions made for Monastery
Prior who Introduced the Community
Foundation Date of Monastery
Name of Order in Monastery
Source(s)
TitleThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 329