From Irish Names and Surnames 1923
CLANN CHOLMAIN, race of Colman Mor, son of Diarmaid, son of Fearghus Cirrbel, son of Conall Cremhthainne, son of Niall of the Nine Hostages; the chief clan of the southern Ui Neill (which see); the clan-name of the O'Melaghlens and their correlatives in Meath.
Alphabetical Index to Irish Surnames
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