MacSWEENEY (No.6)

Of Desmond

From Irish Pedigrees; or the Origin and Stem of the Irish Nation by John O'Hart

« MacSweeney (No.5) | Book Contents | MacTiernan (No.1) »

Line of Heremon | Heremon Genealogies

Arms: The same Armorial Bearings as "MacSweeney" (No. 2).

MAOLMUIRE, a brother of Neal na Tuaighe who is No. 117 on the (No. 2) "MacSweeney" (na Tuaighe) pedigree, was the ancestor of MacSweeney, of Desmond.

117. Maolmuire: son of Toirdhealbhach [Tirloch].

117.(?) Donchadh: his son.

119. Maolmuire: his son.

120. Tiordhealbhach: his son.

121. Murchadh na Mart (or Murcha of the Beeves); his son:[1] living in 1588. NOTES [1] Son: The Four Masters make this Murrogh-na-Mart, the son, and not the grandson, of Maolmuire, as rendered hy MacFirbis. Among the present representatives of this branch of the "MacSweeney" family we find (in 1881) the worthy Commendatore, Peter Paul MacSwiney, J.P., 23 Lower Sackville-street; and Jeremiah J. MacSweeney, Esq., Secretary of the Society for the Preservation of the Irish Language, 9 Kildare-street, Dublin.

« MacSweeney (No.5) | Book Contents | MacTiernan (No.1) »

Line of Heremon | Heremon Genealogies


Library Ireland Facebook