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date: 12 December 2019

O'Brien, Murrough, first earl of Thomondlocked

(d. 1551)
  • Christopher Maginn

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O'Brien, Murrough, first earl of Thomond (d. 1551), chieftain and rebel, was the third son of Turlough Donn O'Brien (d. 1528), lord of Thomond, and Raghnailt, daughter of John MacNamara, chief of Clancullen. In 1531 Murrough became tanist to his older brother ...

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