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Annála Connacht (Author: [unknown])

Annal 1301


1301 First of January on Sunday and the fourteenth day of the moon, A.D. MCCCI. Fifth year of the Solar Cycle; fourteenth year of the Indiction; tenth year of the Lunar Cycle. Common year. A.



Finnguala daughter of Fedlimid O Conchobair, Abbess of Kilcreevanty, rested in Christ.


Cormac son of Cormac O Mailsechlainn was killed by the son of Art O Mailsechlainn, his own father's brother's son.


Gilla Isa Mac Fir Bisig, ollav of the Ui Fiachrach Muaide, a master of history and tales and poetry, of the Computus and of many other arts, died this year.


Aed son of Cathal O Conchobair and all the Clan Murtagh made a great raid on Tadc son of Andrias in Mag Cedne this year.


Matha Mac Raith, a great priest of Ardcarne, a most charitable and humane man, rested in Christ.


Cathal O Mailiduin of the Ui Fiachrach Muaide, highsteward of the king of Connacht, died this year.


Muirchertach Mac Con Snama, eligible for the chieftainship of Munter Kenny, [was killed] by the Clan Murtagh this year.


The King of England led an army into Scotland and Mac Gerailt, Mac Feorais and the principal Galls of Ireland, except the Earl of Ulster, went with him on that expedition. They were in Scotland from a week before Lammas to All Saints, but could not conquer it fully.