Source Name / Title: The Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), pp. 445-7

Title / NameThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), pp. 445-7
Date1419
Date Of Surviving Sourcecontemporary
Likely Date Of Original Sourcecontemporary
Literary Genre Annal
Authorshipnative Irish
Author's Attitude Positive towards the army assembled by Uilliam son of Maelsechlainn O Ceallaigh including the Clann Domhnaill and Clann Dubhghaill. The annalist clearly respects Alexander mac Dubhghaill whom he calls that doughty champion never before overcome in battle
Reliabilityvery
Length Of Reference2 paragraphs - 36 lines; 6 sentences
Number Of References in Source
Keywordsarmy; Uilliam son of Maelsechlainn O Ceallaigh; Raymond son of Hubert Burke; drovers; Clanrickard; war; nobles; hosting; Walter son of Thomas Macwilliam Burke; Donnchad O Ceallaigh, (brother of Uilliam O Ceallaigh), king of Ui Maine; two sons of Donnchad
Name Of Individual MentionedAlexander mac Dubhghaill (AC, 1419, pp. 445-7 pars. 17 and 18).