ⓘ Aed Ua Cellaigh

                                     

ⓘ Aed Ua Cellaigh

Aed is one of a number of 11th-century kings of Ui Maine who is obscure. According to John ODonovan, this seems to have been as a result both of historical confusion, and possibly genealogical re-ramification, where the pedigree of one branch of the Ui Maine was later treated as a king-list.

His place in the family tree is uncertain, reflecting the turmoil in the Kingdom, after a long reign Taiga 986-1014 Mor ua Cellaigh and his son, Concobar Mac Tadg ua Cellaig 1014-1030. He is called AED MAC Taidhg maic with h-UI Cellaig but it is unclear which Taidhg meant.

                                     
  • grandson of Conchobhar Ua Ceallaigh, on the island of Loch - Caelain. This would appear to make him a grandson of Concobar mac Tadg Ua Cellaigh who ruled the kingdom
  • Ua Cellaigh died 1074 Aed Ua Cellaigh died 1134 Diarmaid Ua Madadhan, died 1135 Tadhg Ua Cellaigh abducted 1145 Conchobar Maenmaige Ua Cellaigh died
  • were two sons of Aed Ua Conchobair, Aed mac Conchobair Ua Cellaigh Gilla Crist Ua Roduibh, Eachmarchach Ua Murray, a son of Mortough Ua Conchobair, three
  • joined by his son, Donogh, his brother Maghnus Ua Conchobair, and members of leading Connacht gentry such as Aed O Ceallaigh, Eachmarcach O Muireadhaigh, Giolla
  • Diarmaid Ua Madadhan died 1135 was King of Siol Anmchadha and Ui Maine. Diarmaid was the son of Madudan Reamhar Ua Madadhan died 1096 In addition
  • Muirchertach Ua Briain, King 1086 1114, 1118 1119 Ui Maine complete list Aed Ua Cellaigh King 1134 Diarmaid Ua Madadhan, King 1135 Tadhg Ua Cellaigh
  • Concobar mac Tadg Ua Cellaigh King 1030 Mac Tadhg Ua Cellaigh King 1065 Dunchadh Ua Cellaigh King 1074 Aed Ua Cellaigh King 1134 Ulaid