Fox (No.1) family genealogy

Lords in Teffia, Ireland

Arms: Az. a sceptre in bend betw. two regal crowns, and a chief or. Crest: A fox sejant ppr.

MAIN, son of Niall of the Nine Hostages who is No.87 on the "O'Neill" (of Tyrone) pedigree, was the ancestor of MacSionnaighe; anglicised Sionnach, Fox, Reynard, Reynardson, and Seeny.

87. Niall of the Nine Hostages, the 126th Monarch of Ireland.;

88. Main: his son.

89. Brian: his son.

90. Brannan: his son.

91. Aodh (or Hugh): his son; had a brother named Creamthann, who was the ancestor of Breen.

92. Bladhmhach; son of Hugh; had a brother named Aongus, who was the ancestor of Loughnan or Loftus, of Meath.

93. Congall: son of Bladhmach.

94. Colla: his son.

95. Giolla Brighid: his son.

96. Maolbeanachtach: his son.

97. Tagan: his son; a quo Muintir Tagain.[1]

98. Beice: his son. This Beice had three brothers—1. Deighnan, 2. Cearnachan, and 3. Gabhlach: this Cearnachan had four sons— 1. Cibleachan ("cib:"Irish, a hand; "leacha," a cheek; "an," one who), a quo O'Cibleachain, anglicised Giblan; 2. Cathalan, who was the ancestor of a MacQuin family; 3. Muireagan; 4. Cinleachan ("ceann:" Irish, a head; "leaca:" a cheek), a quo O'Cinlecahain, anglicised Kinlehan, and Kinehan.

99. Connor: son of Beice.

100. Breasal: his son.

101. Cathiarnach ("cath:" Irish, a fight; Heb. "chath," terror; Chald. "cath," a battalion; " iarann," Irish, iron): his son; a quo O'Cathiarnaighe, anglicised Carney.

102. Cathalann: his son.

103. Cathiarnach (2): his son.

104. Rory: his son.

105. Fogartach: his son.

106. Rory (2): his son.

107. Teige an Sionnach ("an sionnach:" Irish, the fox): his son; a quo MacSionnaighe.

108. Rory (3): his son.

109. Neal: his son.

110. Malachi: his son.

111. Connor (2): his son.

112. Rory Fox: his son.


[1] Muintir Tagain: In page 118, of first series, this people is by mistake mentioned as "Muintir Fagan."