Eugenius Ó Faoláin

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Eugenius Ó Faoláin, Bishop of Kilmacduagh, 1409-1418.

Appointed 23 September 1409 (papal bulls expediated 25 May 1410), he was translated to Killaloe on 6 July 1418.

His surname is anglicised as Whelan and Phelan. Though mainly found in Leinster and Munster, it is also native to Connacht.


[1] [2]

  1. ^ "Annals of the Four Masters". Retrieved 2017-03-01. 
  2. ^ John Grenham. "Irish surnames". Retrieved 2017-03-01. 


  • The Surnames of Ireland, Edward MacLysaght, 1978.
  • A New History of Ireland: Volume IX - Maps, Genealogies, Lists, ed. T.W. Moody, F.X. Martin, F.J. Byrne, pp. 322–324.
Preceded by
Bishops of Kilmacduagh
Succeeded by
Diamaid Ó Donnchadha