Brian Bóruma mac Cennétig (Brian Boru, High King of Ireland) is presented with the head of a slain viking. Painting by Angus McBride:

Brian Bóruma mac Cennétig (Brian Boru, High King of Ireland) is presented with the head of a slain viking. Painting by Angus McBride:

Brian Mac Cennétig 'Brian Boru' - The Last Great High King of Ireland [My direct ancestor... BKT]

Brian Mac Cennétig 'Brian Boru' - The Last Great High King of Ireland [My direct ancestor... BKT]

Thames NZ: Genealogy & History Resources: Thames (NZ): Second Look - Brian Boru Hotel 1910

Thames NZ: Genealogy & History Resources: Thames (NZ): Second Look - Brian Boru Hotel 1910

The Brian Boru Harp, now in Trinity College Dublin, does not actually date from the time of Brian, but was made in 1220 for Donnchadh Cairbre O'Brien, King of Thomond.  It had thirty metal strings. The harp has been the possession of of many people, some of whom were kings.

The Brian Boru Harp, now in Trinity College Dublin, does not actually date from the time of Brian, but was made in 1220 for Donnchadh Cairbre O'Brien, King of Thomond. It had thirty metal strings. The harp has been the possession of of many people, some of whom were kings.

Egyptian Princess Scota | Brian Boru was himself descended from the ancient kings of Ulster and ...

Egyptian Princess Scota | Brian Boru was himself descended from the ancient kings of Ulster and ...

On Good Friday, April 23, 1014 just north of Dublin a momentous and bloody battle was fought. At stake was the nascent unification of Ireland under its first true king, Brian Boru; and the future i…

CARNAGE AT CLONTARF: IRELAND’S DARKEST DAY! (PART 2)

On Good Friday, April 23, 1014 just north of Dublin a momentous and bloody battle was fought. At stake was the nascent unification of Ireland under its first true king, Brian Boru; and the future i…

On Good Friday, April 23, 1014 just north of Dublin a momentous and bloody battle was fought. At stake was the nascent unification of Ireland under its first true king, Brian Boru; and the future i…

CARNAGE AT CLONTARF: IRELAND’S DARKEST DAY! (PART 2)

On Good Friday, April 23, 1014 just north of Dublin a momentous and bloody battle was fought. At stake was the nascent unification of Ireland under its first true king, Brian Boru; and the future i…

Brian Boru, Irish: Brian Bóroimhe  (about 941–23 to 1014). Believed to be a redhead, he was the last great High King of Ireland and perhaps one of the country's greatest military leaders, credited with unifying the regional leaders of Ireland and free the land from the 'Danish' (Vikings). His 2nd, and famous, marriage was to Gormflaith, rumored to be a vivid redhead.

Brian Boru, Irish: Brian Bóroimhe (about 941–23 to 1014). Believed to be a redhead, he was the last great High King of Ireland and perhaps one of the country's greatest military leaders, credited with unifying the regional leaders of Ireland and free the land from the 'Danish' (Vikings). His 2nd, and famous, marriage was to Gormflaith, rumored to be a vivid redhead.

River Shannon: Brian Boru Lecture Series Dr. Catherine Swift Univ. Limerick, Killaloe, Co. Clare [Terryglass Connections: Hogan]

River Shannon: Brian Boru Lecture Series Dr. Catherine Swift Univ. Limerick, Killaloe, Co. Clare [Terryglass Connections: Hogan]

Brian Bóruma mac Cennétig, (c. 941–23 April 1014), (English: Brian Boru) self-appointed High King of Ireland, and progenitor of the O'Brien dynasty.

Brian Bóruma mac Cennétig, (c. 941–23 April 1014), (English: Brian Boru) self-appointed High King of Ireland, and progenitor of the O'Brien dynasty.

Brian Boru Irish Pipe Band with The Chieftains - YouTube

Brian Boru Irish Pipe Band with The Chieftains - YouTube

Brian Boru by Breton chanteuse and harpist Cécile Corbel from (Songbook vol.3)

Brian Boru by Breton chanteuse and harpist Cécile Corbel from (Songbook vol.3)

On Good Friday, April 23, 1014 just north of Dublin a momentous and bloody battle was fought. At stake was the nascent unification of Ireland under its first true king, Brian Boru; and the future i…

CARNAGE AT CLONTARF: IRELAND’S DARKEST DAY! (PART 2)

On Good Friday, April 23, 1014 just north of Dublin a momentous and bloody battle was fought. At stake was the nascent unification of Ireland under its first true king, Brian Boru; and the future i…

Brian "Brian Boru" Boroimhe (941 - 1014) - Find A Grave Memorial.  Son of his daughter Sadhbh (Sarah) and her husband Cian Mac Mael Muda - Mathghamhain (Mathghamhna) pronounced Mahowna, (Mahowne) was the first Mahoney (anglicized).

Brian "Brian Boru" Boroimhe (941 - 1014) - Find A Grave Memorial. Son of his daughter Sadhbh (Sarah) and her husband Cian Mac Mael Muda - Mathghamhain (Mathghamhna) pronounced Mahowna, (Mahowne) was the first Mahoney (anglicized).

Brian Boru (926-1014), High King of Ireland. Image source: link  My 29th Great Grand Father.  Mary Moriarty

Brian Boru (926-1014), High King of Ireland. Image source: link My 29th Great Grand Father. Mary Moriarty

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