Archbishop Malachy O’Queally’s Company of Foot

Active1641
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelMalachy O’Queally
Area RaisedTipperary
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Irish Confederate company of foot raised by the Archbishop of Tuam

Service History

1641

  • O’Queally raises a company of foot in Tipperary1).

1645

  • O'Qually raises men from Galway and Mayo, joining Dillon and Taafe near Sligo
  • October: Surprised by Coote's forces at dinner, O'Queally is killed

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Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Archbishop Malachy O’Queally

Malacy O'Queally or O’Caollaidh, Archbishop of Tuam, was elected to the Supreme Council and appointed Presdient of Connaught. he was killed near Sligo in 1645.

Officer List

Strength

See Also

1) Confederate Catholics at War. Padraig Lenihan, Cork University Press, 2001. ISBN 1 85918 244 5. p 18