Ó Cléirigh (Giolla Riabhach mac Taidhg Chaim)

  • d. 1527
  • Irish poets, scholars, historians
Irish poet, historian and scholar, who was a son of Tadhg Cam Ó Cléirigh.

See also: Tadhg Cam Ó CléirighÓ Cléirigh (Tadhg Cam)
(d. 1492)
According to his obit in AFM s.a. 1492, ollamh to the Uí Dhomhnaill in history, poetry and literature (i n-eiccsi, h-i filidheacht ⁊ a senchus).
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Ó Cléirigh familyÓ Cléirigh family
A learned Irish family that produced many poets and historians to chiefs of the Uí Dhomhnaill.
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Secondary sources (select)

Walsh, Paul, The O Cléirigh family of Tír Conaill: an essay, with the O Cléirigh genealogies, Dublin: O Lochlainn, 1938. viii + 50 pp + 3 pl.
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