Dowling One Name Study

Bran

Bran

Male

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  • Name Bran,   [1
    Born Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 692 AU in Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I126  Dowling Ancients
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2019 

    Father Conall,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Conandil,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Almaith,   b. Dal Riada in Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Murchad,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 726 AU in Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F89  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Bran appears in the tale "Cain Eimine Bain" (Eriu IV, pp. 39-46). It tells how Eimine, of the Ui Bairrche, and his monks vicariously sacrificed themselves by voluntary death to save Bran, the king, and his nobles from pestilence. - Women of the Ui Dunlaing, Margaret E Dobbs (p.205)

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Women of the Ui Dunlainge of Leinster, Margaret E Dobbs, (Name: The Irish Genealogist, Pages 196-206 - 1940;), PP 3869.ccc., 200/1.
      Almaith, daughter of Blathmac, etc., of Dal Riada was mother of Murchad son of Bran. Her mother was Edain, etc., of Dal Riada. (Translation)
      The mother of Bran, son of Conall, was Conandill, daughter of Crundmael, etc., Lassar, daughter of Daimine, etc., was mother of Crundmael and his brother Guaire. (Translation)