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Aonghas Mor (Macdonald) Macdonald, Lord of the Isles

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Angus (Aonghas Mor) "Lord of Islay" Macdonald, Lord of the Isles formerly Macdonald aka de Yle
Born about in Islay, Argyle, Scotlandmap
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Categories: Clan MacDonald | Lord of the Isles.


Preceded by
Domhnull mac Ruairidh
Lord of the Isles Chief of MacDonald
Succeeded by
Alexander Macdonald

Contents

Biography

Angus Mor m. a daughter of Sir Colin Campbell of Lochow, by whom he had three sons:

1. Alexander, his heir.

2. Angus, called, in contradistinction to his father, Angus Og.

3. John "Sprangach", progenitor of the Macians of Ardnamurchan, Angus Mor was succeeded by his son Alexander.[1] Angus Mor MacDonald, Lord of the Isles d c1296 The MacDonalds had always supported Norway. However, this alliance broke when the Norwegians were defeated at the Battle of Largs in 1263 by Scottish forces. Norway's King Haakon was defeated and his fleet was wrecked by the skilled manoeuvres of King Alexander III of Scotland and the Clan MacDougall. Three years later, the Norwegians submitted their last islands to the Scottish crown. Aonghas Mòr, the son of Dòmhnall, then made peace with King Alexander III of Scotland.

Birth

Birth:
Date: 1249
Place: Morvern, Argyll, Scotland
Source: #S48
Page: Database online.
Data:
Text: Record for Angus Og Macdonald

Death

Death:
Date: 1296
Place: Iona, Argyll, Scotland
Source: #S48
Page: Database online.
Data:
Text: Record for Angus Og Macdonald

Burial

Burial:
Place: Iona, Argyll, Scotland[2]

Marriage

Marriage:
Date: 1265
Place: Iona, Argyll, Scotland[3]

Sources

Source S48
Author: Ancestry.com
Title: Public Member Trees
Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2006;
Repository: #R1
Repository R1
Name: www.ancestry.com
  • Source: S1 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Name: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.; NOTE Ancestry Family Trees (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.).
  • Source: S24 Author: Ancestry.com Title: OneWorldTree Publication: Name: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA;; Repository: #R1 NOTEAncestry.com, OneWorldTree (Provo, UT, USA, The Generations Network, Inc.).
  • Repository: R1 Name: www.ancestry.com
  • Source: S40 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees Publication: Name: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;; Repository: #R1 NOTEAncestry.com, Public Member Trees (Provo, UT, USA, The Generations Network, Inc., 2006).
  • Source: S54 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees Publication: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; Repository: #R1
  1. Macdonald, Rev. A. and Macdonald Rev. A. (1904). The Clan Donald: Volume 3. Inverness, Scotland. Northern Counties Publishing Company Ltd. http://archive.org/stream/clandonald03macduoft#page/180/mode/2up
  2. Source: #S54 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Alistair Og MacDonald
  3. Source: #S54 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Angus Mor MacDonald



Biography

Aonghas Mor was born about 1248. Aonghas Mor mac Domhnaill ... [4]

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Sources

  1. Macdonald, Rev. A. and Macdonald Rev. A. (1904). The Clan Donald: Volume 3. Inverness, Scotland. Northern Counties Publishing Company Ltd. http://archive.org/stream/clandonald03macduoft#page/180/mode/2up
  2. Source: #S54 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Alistair Og MacDonald
  3. Source: #S54 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Angus Mor MacDonald
  4. First-hand information as remembered by Michael Barnes, Wednesday, March 19, 2014. Replace this citation if there is another source.

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Collaboration

On March 27, 2014 Eugene Quigley wrote:

Mac Domhnaill-1 and Macdonald-1569 appear to represent the same person because: please merge - thanks


On March 20, 2014 Michael Barnes wrote:

His wife was the daughter of Campbell of Lochawe.