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Annála Connacht (Author: [unknown])

Annal 1495


1495 First of January, the age of the Lord one thousand four hundred four score and fifteen years.


Mac an Baird, Aed, died this year.


Mac Donnchada of Tirerrill, that is Tadc son of Brian, was killed at Ballandrihid by O Domnaill, that is Aed Ruad son of Niall Garb. O Dubda, that is Eogan Caech son of Ruaidri, was killed there too, and Brian Caech son of Tadc son of Eogan O Conchobair, this year. Tadc son of Domnall son of Eogan was killed there too. O Gadra, that is Diarmait son of Eogan, was taken prisoner there. And besides these, many of the nobles of Lower Connacht were slain and drowned there.


Macwilliam of Clanrickard came into Lower Connacht and completely destroyed whatever O Domnaill had not already destroyed.


Tomaltach son of Cormac Ballach [Mac Donnchada died] this year.


O Duibgennain of Kilronan, that is Dubthach son of Maelsechlainn son of Matha Glas, an eminent historian and keeper of an open guest-house, died this year.


O Domnaill, that is Aed Ruad, went to the house of the King of Scotland this year.


Mac Samradain, that is Feidlim, was drowned and Domnall Bernach was proclaimed Mac Samradain in succession to him.