Individual(s) / Person(s): Mac Somhairle

Name, Surname, Sept, Origin
Full NameMac Somhairle
Sept SurnameMac Somhairle
Sub-Sept Surname
Family's Place of OriginInnse Gall, Scotland
DOB / DOD / Floruit
Sobriquet / Epithet/ Diminutive
How acquired Sobriquet / Epithet/ Diminutive
Age at Death
Cause of Death
Place of Death
Place of Burial
Foster Family
Title, Inauguration, Opponents, Perception In Society
TitleMac Somhairle from Innse Gall
Duration of Title
Area of Jurisdiction
How Title was Assumed
Opponents to Title
Person Inaugurated By
Where Inaugurated
Payment for Inauguration
Form Of Military Address
Perception in Societyking; seen as native, opposing the foreign invading army led by Maurice FitzGerald
Fixed Address or Migrantof fixed address in Argyll; migrant to Ireland
Status in English Law
Allies, Enemies, Chieftains, Household Retinue
Allies
EnemiesJordan d'Exeter, sheriff of Connacht
Chieftains Contemporaneous With
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 DescentSomerled
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. 91; paragraph 7 (1247).