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Church of Scotland minister of Kilmuir, Isle of Skye. He is one of the ministers who were visited by (and briefly joined) Samuel Johnson and James Boswell on their tour of the Hebrides.

Macsen Wledig See: Magnus Maximus

MacThòmais (Ruaraidh) See: Derick S. Thomson

Librarian of the Bodleian Library of Oxford University
  • r. 1132–d. 1160
  • Powys
King of Powys.
  • fl. 13th century
  • Deheubarth
Welsh author who is credited with the translation of the Pseudo-Turpin Chronicle, or at least the first part of it, into Welsh at the behest of Gruffudd ap Maredudd ab Owein ap Gruffudd ap Rhys, who was associated with the ruling house of Deheubarth. He may also have been responsible for the Welsh Transitus Beatae Mariae.
  • fl. 1340
  • fl. 7th century
  • Ferna
founder and patron saint of Ferna (Ferns, Co. Wexford), later also a patron saint of Drumlane, Co. Cavan, and later still of Rossinver, Co. Leitrim.