Battles / Events in or relating to Roscommon (3)

Name / Location Date Cause Result
Burial of Tadc O Conchobhair, half-king of Connacht, at Roscommon. Tadc O Conchobhair was buried with such pomp and dignity as had not been accorded to any king of the line of Cathal Croibhdhearg before him for a very long time - (AC, 1464, p. 525, par. 40). Countless offerings of cows, horses and money were made to the church. death of Tadc O Conchobhair, half-king of Connacht
midst of Sil Murray and the rest of Connacht1315 1.Penetrated into midst of Sil Murray and rest of Connacht, burning town of Sligo, Ballymote, great castle of Kilcolman, Ballintober, Dunamon and castle, Roscommon, Randoon, Athlone and all homes that lay on his route 2. Demanded recognition of his dominion internecine coup; succession struggle
Roscommon1377 death of Richard Burke; Domhnall son of Cathal Oc O Conchobhair; Tadc Oc son of Tadc O Ceallaigh; O Mainnin; Mac Dubhghaill the Galloglass; the son of Niall Cam (or Cam AC, p. 346, par 2) perhaps it is a surname, Mac Neill Ca(e)m - AC, p. 348, note 2 and others interprovincial rivalry