Corca Laoighdhe - Irish Names and Surnames

Rev Patrick Woulfe
1923

CORCA LAOIGHDHE, race of Lughaidh Laidhe, grandfather of Lughaidh MacCon, monarch of Ireland in the 3rd century; the name of a great clan in the south-west of Co. Cork, whose territory was co-extensive with the Diocese of Ross, and of which the O'Driscolls and O'Learys were the chief families.

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