The Milesians

The Milesians King Milesius' sons, Eremon and Eber, are said to have come from either Spain or France to the island of Ireland, and were...

Laigain

Laigain refers to a group of peoples who are referred to as the the Laiginians. The Laiginian colonization is believed to have taken place sometime...

Tuatha De Danann

Tuatha De Danann Tribes The De Danann people arrived after the Firbolgs, and were to force the Firbolgs into partial serfdom. The Tuatha De Danann...

Firbolgs – Ui Failge, Ui Bairrche, Ui Enachglais

The Euerni and later called Erainn (also known as Menapii, Bolgi, Belgae and Firbolgs) by annalists and historians, arrived after ???? BC. They called...

Fir Bholg

Fir Bholg Fir Bholg or the 'Men of the Bags', were also known as the men of the Goddess Domnu. Their gods were the Fomhóire...

Nemedians

The Nemedians These were the next race of people to arrive in Ireland after the Partholonians were mysteriously wiped out by a plague, according to...

Partholonians

The Partholonians Partholonians were said to have landed in Ireland at Beltaine, where they lived for three hundred years. According to myth, they battled with...

Fomhóire

Fomhóire Which means 'from the sea' and is the name of the gods of night and death and cold. According to myth, the Fomhóire (or...

Fomorians

The Myth "The tribe of the Fomorians was on the scene long before any other races came to Ireland. However, the Fomors lived mainly in...

Marblehill, Galway, Ireland is known by various names:

Marblehill, Galway, Ireland is known by various names: Marble Hill, Marblehill and the Irish name of Criogán, An Creigín or Creggaun,which means rocky ground. It...