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From: Paul Conroy <>
Subject: Re: [R-M222] Laud 610
Date: Mon, 12 Sep 2011 11:17:57 -0400
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That's interesting:
> 36. Three sons of Búan mac Lóegaire Birn, from whom are [descended] the
> Osraige; i.e. Ailill, Óengus [and] Fíacc, who first planted house-posts
> in Tara.

Again, Osraige (aka Ossary) is Western Laois and Northern Kilkenny and parts
of North East Tipperary - the area my family has lived in since
time immemorial. It borders on the territory known as "Ely O'Carroll", which
I presume is the same as "Éle" mentioned above.

Ossary contains a lot of M222+, such as Dunn(e) and Daltons.


On Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 11:01 AM, Bernard Morgan

> >From the Book of Ballymote:
> "Cuic mc. la Feidlimid .r. {68b} .i. Conn .c.c. o raiter Leith Cuind, &
> Cael a quo Caelraighe & Crinda & Croisine & Eochu find fuath nairt, no fuath
> nandhea & is uadh Fotharta & Fiacha suighe a quo na Desi & Fiacha raidhe a
> quo Corca Raidhe."
> Dal Fiachach Suighe descend from a brother of Conn of a hundred battles.
> They settle in Tipperary (i.e. of the Dessi), yet others the Corca Raidhe
> the progeny of Fiacha Raidhe mac Fiacha Suighdhe have the barony of
> Corkaree, Co. Westmeath named for them. This is within the realm of Cenel
> Fiachach mac Neill.
> (The tale of "The Explusion of the Dessi", tells of Dal Fiachach Suighe
> loss of power.)
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