Forth - Irish Place Names

Irish Local Names Explained

Forth. The descendants of Ohy Finn Fothart [Fohart], brother of Conn of the hundred battles (king of Ireland from A.D. 123 to 158), were called Fotharta [Foharta], The Book of Rights (Leabhar-na-gCeart) Some of them settled in the present counties of Wexford and Carlow, where the two baronies of Forth still retain their name.

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