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Annala Uladh: Annals of Ulster otherwise Annala Senait, Annals of Senat (Author: [unknown])

Year U1271


Kalends of Jan. on 2nd feria, 20th of the moon, A.D. 1271-4.


Domnall, son of Maghnus, son of Muircertach Ua Conchobuir the Momonian, eminent donor and a general, perfect benefactor to the human race, rested in Christ.


Gilla-na-naem O'Ferghail, the most choice of the chiefs of Ireland in his own time, rested in Christ.


Aedh, son of Feidhlimidh Ua Conchobuir, king of Connacht and future arch-king of Ireland, the man most feared and victorious that was in Ireland, rested in Christ.


Tigernan, son of Aedh Ua Ruairc, king of Breifni, rested in Christ.


Eogan, son of Ruaidhri Ua Concobair, king of Connacht for a quarter of a year, was killed in the Monastery of the Friars in Ros-Comain (by his own kinsmen).


Aedh, son of Cathal Ua Concobuir the Blind, king of Connacht for a fortnight, rested in Christ. (He was killed by Tomaltach Mag Oirechtaigh and by counsel of Gilla Crist Ua Birn.)


Cathal Mag Flannchadha, chief of Dartraighe, rested in Christ.


Tadhg Ua Dalaigh (namely, son of Cerball the Tawny, in our opinion), a good master in poetry, rested in Christ.


Cairbre Ua Sguaba, bishop of Tir-Conaill, (rested in Christ and) died in the Curia.


(Mail-Sechlainn, son of Amlaimh, son of Art Ua Ruairc, king of Dartraighi, was killed by Conchubhar, son of Domnall, son of Niall Ua Ruairc.)