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Fitzgibbon, Edmund fitz John, eleventh white knight (c. 1550–1608), chieftain and rebel, was the second of three children of John Oge Fitzgerald, or Fitzgibbon, tenth white knight (d. 1569), and Ellen (d. c.1579), daughter of Patrick Condon. He was born in ...

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Maguire, Sir Hugh [Aodh Mág Uidhir], lord of Fermanagh (d. 1600), chieftain and rebel, was the eldest son of Cú Chonnacht Maguire, lord of Fermanagh (d. 1589), Irish chieftain, and his wife, Nuala, or Fionnghuala, daughter of Manus O'Donnell, lord of Tyrconnell...

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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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O'Connor, Brian [Bernard] (d. after 1559), chieftain and rebel, was probably born in Dangan in co. Offaly, the eldest son of Cahir O'Connor (d. 1511), chieftain, and his first wife. Cahir was chieftain of the O'Connor Faly sept or clan from 1474 to 1511. The ...

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O'Donnell, Hugh [Aodh Ó'Dónaill; known as Red Hugh, Hugh Roe, Aodh Rua], lord of Tyrconnell (1572–1602), chieftain and rebel, was born on or about 20 October 1572, the eldest son of Sir Hugh O'Donnell, lord of Tyrconnell (b. in or before 1535, ...

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O'More, Owny MacRory [Uaithne MacRuaidhri ua Mordha] (b. in or before 1577, d. 1600), chieftain and rebel, was born in Gallen, co. Leix (Laois), a son of Rory Oge O'More (c. 1540–1578), chieftain and rebel, and his wife, Margaret (d. 1577), daughter of ...

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O'More, Rory Oge [Ruaidhri Óg Ua Mordha] (c. 1540–1578), chieftain and rebel, was the eldest son of Rory Caoch MacConnell O'More [see below] and his first wife, Margaret, daughter of Thomas Butler and granddaughter of Piers Butler, eighth earl of Ormond...

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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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