Individual(s) / Person(s): Domhnall mac Somairle

Name, Surname, Sept, Origin
Full NameDomhnall mac Somairle
Sept SurnameMac Somhairle
Sub-Sept Surname
Family's Place of Origin
DOB / DOD / FloruitDOD 1367
Sobriquet / Epithet/ Diminutive
How acquired Sobriquet / Epithet/ Diminutive
Age at Death
Cause of Deathbattle
Place of Death
Place of Burial
Foster Family
Title, Inauguration, Opponents, Perception In Society
Title
Duration of Title
Area of Jurisdiction
How Title was Assumed
Opponents to Title
Person Inaugurated By
Where Inaugurated
Payment for Inauguration
Form Of Military AddressGalloglass
Perception in Societypart of an element within Gaelic society and viewed as distinct from mercenaries - see AC, p. 331, par. 7 - and mac Somairle, mac Suibhne et al are specifically referred to as galloglasses
Fixed Address or Migrant
Status in English Law
Allies, Enemies, Chieftains, Household Retinue
AlliesTadc son of Magnus O Conchobhair; Domhnall Oc son of Domhnall mac Somairle; two sons of Mac Suibhne; Bishop O Dubda's son (Cosnamach - AC p. 330 note 1) and Uilliam mac Sithig
EnemiesDomhnall son of Muirchertagh O Conchobhair, the Muinter Ruairc, the Clann Donnchada and Teboit Burke
Chieftains Contemporaneous WithTadc son of Magnus O Conchobhair; Domhnall Oc son of Domhnall mac Somairle; two sons of Mac Suibhne; Bishop O Dubda's son (Cosnamach - AC, p. 330, note 1); Domnall son of Muirchertagh O Conchobhair; Teboit Burke
Total Household Retinue
Type of Household Retinue
Named Officials in Household
Association with the Learned Class
Parents, Siblings, Spouses, Offspring
Father's Name
Father's Descent
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. 331