O'Higgins of Ballynary

O'Higgins Ó hUigin  is a clan which claims descent from Cenél Fiachach a branch of the Southern Uí Néill.  The Clan were initially settled in the ancient Kingdoms of Brega and Mide before a branch migrated in the 12th century to Connacht. Principal seats were established in Westmeath at Kilbeg and in Sligo at Dooghorne, Monteige, and Ballynary.

Patron: Karl O'Higgins, The O'Higgins of Ballynary.

Website: www.ohigginsofireland.com

Email: karl.ohiggins@hotmail.co.uk
DNA project in progress.