Rathsallagh, County Wicklow: A Potted History of 6,000 Years

Rathsallagh, County Wicklow: A Potted History of 6,000 Years

The story of Rathsallagh is an epic and sweeping saga that ties the land in with much of the history that has befallen Ireland since man first arrived here perhaps 6000 years ago. In the following pages, the story is relayed in chronological fashion so that the reader...

The Moffatts

THE MOFFATTS BANNOCKBURN TO BALLYBAY, BLACKROCK TO BAGHDAD THE ORIGINS OF THE MOFFATT FAMILY Family lore holds that the Moffatt clan descends from Andlaw, or Allan, a Norse Viking who settled in Scotland during the 10th century. His granddaughter married William de...