Richard Mor de Burgh, of Connaught

Brief Life History of Richard Mor

When Richard Mor de Burgh, of Connaught was born in 1194, in Mayo, County Mayo, Ireland, his father, Chief Justice William Fitzaldeim de Burgh of Ireland, was 34 and his mother, Eilinora O’Brien, was 21. He married Egidia de Lacy Lady of Connaught before April 1225. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He registered for military service in 1227. He died before 17 February 1243, in Aquitaine, France, and was buried in Abbey Graveyard, Abbey, County Galway, Ireland.

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Family Time Line

Richard Mor de Burgh, of Connaught
1194–1243
Egidia de Lacy Lady of Connaught
1205–1243
Marriage: before April 1225
Margery de Burgh
1224–1252
Earl Walter de Burgh
1230–1271
Baisa de Burgh
1230–
Joan de Burgh
1234–
Burgh
1225–1225
Agnes de Burgh
1227–1245
Matilda de Burgh
1228–1276
Richard de Burgh, Constable of Montgomery Castle
1230–1248
Sir William Oge "Mac William Mor" Atha an Chip de Burgh
1230–1270
Alice De Burgh
1234–

Sources (18)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Richard De Burgh Lord Of Connacht - Family genealogies: birth-name: Richard Mor de Burgh
  • Richard Mór de Burgh (1194-1243), "Find A Grave Index"
  • geneanet

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Indian Dilip, Anirban, Gopal, Alok, Anindya, Arunava, Asit, Asok, Dibyendu, Goutam, Indra, Indranil.

Indian: variant of Dey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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BIO

BIO: from http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/IRELAND.htm#MargeryBurghdied1253 as of 6/17/2016 RICHARD de Burgh (-Gascony before 17 Feb 1243). King Henry III ordered "Richard de Burgh to have seisin of …

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