Dubh Essa Níc Eidhin

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Dubh Essa Níc Eidhin, Queen of Moylurg, died 1187.

Dubh Essa was a daughter of an otherwise unknown Ruaidhri Ua hEidhin of Aidhne She was wife to King Conchobar Mac Diarmata.

The Annals of Loch Ce, sub anno 1187, state:

  • The Rock of Loch-Cé was burned at mid-day, where a great many people were drowned and burned, along with the daughter of O'hEidhin, i.e. Duibhessa, daughter of Ruaidhri O'hEidhin, wife of Conchobhar Mac Diarmada, king of Magh-Luirg.

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