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date: 11 December 2019

O'Rourke, Sir Brian [Briain Ó Ruairc; known as Brian-na-Múrtha]locked

(d. 1591)
  • Elizabeth Schoales

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O'Rourke, Sir Brian [Briain Ó Ruairc; known as Brian-na-Múrtha] (d. 1591), chieftain and rebel, was a younger son of Brian Ballagh O'Rourke (d. 1562), chieftain, and his wife, Grainne (d. 1551), daughter of Manus O'Donnell (d. 1563), chieftain. Brian Ballagh is considered to have been the last ...

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