Battles / Events in or relating to Doe Castle, Co. Donegal (1)

Name / Location Date Cause Result
castle of Eoghan Mor mac Suibhne na Tuath1544 Sons of Donnchadh mac Suibhne entered Mac Suibhne's castle (which had been captured by the sons of Murchadh mac Suibhhne and Brian mac Suibhne) 'in peaceful guise' and killed Toirdhealbhach son of Murchadh mac Suibhne and another Brian (son of Domhnaill mac Suibhne) and delivered the castle to Eoghan Og mac Suibhne Imprisonment of Eoghan Mor mac Suibhne na Tuath and his subsequent death in captivity (see AC, 1544, p. 737, par. 16). Both Eoghan Og mac Suibhne, Eoghan Mor mac Suibhne's son, and Toirdhealbhach son of Murchadh mac Suibhne, were proclaimed chieftain.