Agents persons, peoples and institutions

Browse from A to Z
Results (795)
  • ?–1589
  • County Fermanagh
lord of Fermanagh (1566-1589); dedicatee of a poem-boek (Copenhagen, Det Kongelige Bibliotek, MS NKS 268b).

Magauran (John) See: Seán Mac Gabhráin

  • fl. 1596–1644
  • Lios Maighne
Conall Mageoghegan (Mac Eochagáin), Irish scholar and historian known for producing the Annals of Clonmacnoise, an English translation of Irish annals.

Mageoghegans See: Mac Eochagáin family

  • fl. 330s–388, r. 383–388
Emperor in the western Roman empire. He was a Spanish general stationed in Britain before he was proclaimed emperor by his British troops, defeated Gratian, son of Valentinian I, in Gaul and usurped the Roman throne in 383. While Britain, Gaul, Spain and the province of Africa came under his control, his opponents launched counter-attacks and in 388, he was defeated and killed.
  • fl. c.1349–d. 1405
Irish chronicler and canon regular at the Augustinian priory of All Saints on Oileán na Naomh (Saints Island) in Lough Ree (Co. Longford).
  • s. xx–xxi
  • Luimnech ... Limerick, Brug Ríg ... Bruree
patron saint of Luimnech (Limerick) and Brug Ríg (Bruree)