by Mari Elspeth nic Bryan (Kathleen M. O'Brien)
© 2000-2003 by Kathleen M. O'Brien. All rights reserved.
Version 2.4, updated 15 April 2003
What we know as a set of Irish Annals are manuscripts that were each compiled during a particular time period, usually using older material as sources. For example, when the Annals of the Four Masters were written from 1632 to 1636, they covered events that occurred centuries and millenia before (including legendary history). So, when an entry in this set of annals refers to a person who lived in the year 738, the spelling used for that person's name is very likely not using the spelling that would have been used in 738.
Standard forms of this name (based on spelling systems of different periods) would be:
|Middle Irish Gaelic (c900-c1200) nominative form:||Tadc|
|Middle Irish Gaelic (c900-c1200) genitive form:||Taidc|
|Early Modern Irish Gaelic (c1200-c1700) nominative form:||Tadhg|
|Early Modern Irish Gaelic (c1200-c1700) genitive form:||Taidhg|
|Number of men found in the annals with this name:||40|
|Found in Years:||976, 1154, 1158, 1410, 1444, 1450, 1201, 1259, 1260, 1265, 1269, 1272, 1452, 1462, 1471, 1474, 1476, 1486, 1493, 1497, 1500, 1502, 1503, 1512, 1513, 1515, 1519, 1534, 1537, 1554, 1556, 1567, 1578, 1580, 1583, 1593, 1607|
Further information about the name Tadc / Tadhg, may be found in:
The Sources page lists the Annals referenced below. Information about secondary sources is included on that page as well.
In the table below, I have separated individuals with a blank line. That is, when there are multiple entries in the annals that refer to a single person, those entries are grouped together.
Within the list of entries refering to a single person, I have sorted the entries primarily by orthography when it is obvious that what I am seeing is the same entry showing up in multiple annals. The entries that tend to use older spellings are listed first.
Special factors which may affect name usage are marked in the context column.
|AN||indicates a member of an Anglo-Norman family|
|AS||indicates an Anglo-Saxon|
|N||indicates a Norseman|
|P||indicates a Pict|
|R||indicates a person holding a religious office|
|S||indicates a person from Scotland|
NOTE: The Annals referenced below under the code letters A, B, C, E, & F tend to use later spellings than the other Annals. In some cases, the spellings listed in these Annals may not be appropriate for the year referenced in the Annal entry.
In some Gaelic scripts, there is a character that looks approximately like a lowercase f,
but without the crossbar. This character (represented by an underscored Medieval Scotland | Medieval Names Archive | Index of Names in Irish Annals Kathleen M. O'Brien's articles are hosted by Medieval Scotland, which is published by Sharon L. Krossa (contact). Shopping online? How you can support this site.
Annals Entry Context Citation (formatting preserved) (d. 976) U U976.4 Tadhg. H. Ruadhrach, ri Cianacht (d. 1154) B M1154.3 Tadhg Ua Brian, rí Mumhan (d. 1158) B M1158.8 Tadg, mac Aodha, mic Ruaidri (d. 1201) C M1201.7 Tadhg Ua Braoin tighearna Luighne Midhe (d. 1259) C M1259.12 Tadhg Ua Briain Rioghdhamhna Mumhan (d. 1260) C M1260.10 Tadhg Dubh mac Nell mic Congalaigh (d. 1265) C M1265.5 Tadg Mag Fionnbharr (d. 1269) C M1269.2 Tadhg mac Nell mic Muireadhaigh Ui Concobhair (d. 1272) C M1272.3 Tadhg Dall mac Aodha mic Cathail Croibdeirg [Tadhg Carrach mac Thoirdhealbhaigh Duinn Uí Chonchobair] (d. 1410) Co 1410.4 Tadc Carrach mac Toirrdelbaig Duinn h. Conchobair D M1410.4 Tadhg Carrach mac Toirrdhealbhaigh Duinn Uí Concobhair (d. 1444) D M1444.14 Tadhg Ua Briain tighearna Tuadhmhumhan (d. 1450) D M1450.13 O Caiside Cúile, Tadhg mac Ióseph ollamh Fear Manach le leighes ["O'Cassidy of Cuil (Teige, son of Joseph), Ollav of Fermanagh in medicine"] (d. 1452) D M1452.10 Tadhg mac Diarmada Ruaidh Ui Concobhair Duinn (d. 1462) D M1462.4 Tadhcc mac Eocchain Uí Concobair ticcerna Cairbre (d. 1471) D M1471.4 Tadhcc Mac Diarmada Ruaidh tighearna Coillteadh Concobhair (d. 1471) D M1471.3 Tadhcc mac Uí Concobhair Fhailgi, .i. an Calbhach (d. 1474) D M1474.14 Tadhg Ua Briain tighearna Aradh (d. 1476) D M1476.7 Tadhg ócc mac Taidhcc mic Tighearnáin Uí Ruairc tanaisi na Breifne (d. 1486) D M1486.23 Tadg mac Aodha mic Briain Uí Birn (d. 1493) Co 1493.4 Mac Conmidhe .i. Tadc (d. 1497) D M1497.23 Tadhcc Ruadh mac Cairpre Uí Conchobhair (d. 1500) D M1500.3 Tadhcc ócc mac Taidhcc mic Tighearnáin Uí Ruairc (d. 1502) E M1502.4 Tadhcc mac Cuinn mic Domhnaill Uí Neill (d. 1503) E M1503.18 Mag Carthaigh Mór .i. Tadhcc mac Domhnaill Óicc (d. 1512) E M1512.18 Tadhcc mac Domhnaill Uí Bhriain (d. 1513) E M1513.14 Mac Mathgamhna [unrelated] .i. Tadhcc, mac Toirrdhealbhaigh, mic Taidhcc mic Donnchaidh na Glaice (d. 1513) E M1513.3 Tadhcc Maoilechlainn Uí Cheallaigh (.i. ticcerna Ua Maine) (d. 1515) E M1515.7 Tadhcc mac Toirrdhealbhaigh Még Uidhir (d. 1519) Co 1519.14 Tadc mac Briain meic Tomaltaig I Birnn tanaisdi O mBriuin E M1519.12 Tadhcc mac Briain mic Tomaltaigh Í Birn tanaiste Ua m-Briúin (d. 1519) Co 1519.16 Tadg Ruad mac Maolsechlainn hI Ceallaig. fer frisa n-abarthai Tadc an Calaid E M1519.8 Tadhcc Ruadh mac Maoileachlainn Uí Cheallaigh tighearna an Chaladh (d. 1534) E M1534.1 O Conchobhair Ruadh Tadhcc Buidhe mac Cathail Ruaidh (d. 1537) E M1537.11 Tadhcc mac Aodha mic Aodha Mic Con Snamha taoíseach Muintire Cionaoith (d. 1554) E M1554.11 Tadhcc mac Aodha Uí Chobhthaigh priomh-oide Ereann, & Alban lé dán ["Teige, the son of Hugh O'Coffey, Chief Precentor of Ireland and Scotland in poetry"] (d. 976) E M1556.6 O Fergail Bán .i. Tadhcc mac Conmaic (d. 1567) E M1567.9 Mac Uí Bhriain Tuadhmumhan .i. Tadhcc, mac Donnchaidh, mic Conchobhair, mic Toirrdhealbhaigh (d. 1578) E M1578.3 O Broin (Tadhcc Ócc) (d. 1580) E M1580.7 Tadhcc Riabhach, mac Eoghain, mic Conchobhair, mic Taidhcc Uí Dubhda (d. 1583) E M1583.23 Tadhcc Ócc mac Taidhcc Uí Ruairc (d. 1593) F M1593.11 Tadhcc mac Uilliam mic Taidhcc Dhuibh Uí Cheallaigh (d. 976) F M1607.1 O Baoighill Tadcc Ócc, mac Taidhcc, mic Toirrdhealbhaigh
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