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O'Doherty, Sir Cahir [Cathaoir Ó Dochartaigh]locked

  • Aidan Breen


O'Doherty, Sir Cahir [Cathaoir Ó Dochartaigh] (1587–1608), chieftain, was born in Aileach Mor on the Inishowen peninsula, co. Donegal, the eldest legitimate son of Sir John (Seán Óg) O'Doherty (d. 1601), lord of Inishowen. Although Sir John had striven to assure the English authorities of his loyalty, he fled from his territory with his family and possessions in 1600 to the lands of ...

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J. O'Donovan, ed. and trans., , 7 vols. (1848–51); 2nd edn (1856); 3rd edn (1990)
Irish Manuscripts Commission
H. C. Hamilton & others, eds., , 24 vols., PRO (1860–1910)