Eochaid I Buide, Yellow Hair, King of Dal Riata, Eochaide, Eocha Buide, Eochodius, Eugene III
Eochaid Buide succeeded his father as King of Dál Riata (Dalriada ). He served from around 606-609 until 629. He was the son of
Áedán mac Gabráin. Some sources refer to him as King of the Picts or King of the Scots.
Eochaid's son's include Domnall Brecc (who succeeded him as King), Conall Crandomna, Failbe, Cú-cen-máthair, Conall Bec, Connad or Conall Cerr (who may be the same person as Connad Cerr who died at Fid Eoin), Failbe, Domangart and Domnall Donn.
Eochaid mac Áedáin of the Cenél nGabráin; is a son of Áedán, King of Dál Riata.
↑ HRH Prince Michael of Albany, The Forgotten Monarchy of Scotland (Boston: Elements Publishing, 2000), p. 16-17.
Adomnán of Iona's Life of Saint Columba
...Cináed son of Alpín son of Eochaid son of Áed Find son of Domangart son of Domnall Brecc son of Eochaid Buide son of Áedán son of Gabrán son of Domangart son of Fergus Mór ... Celt : Genealogies from Rawlinson B 502: 1696 Genelach Ríg n-Alban
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Eochaidh Buide by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: