Thomas Matthews

Life
Author of an ‘Account of the O’Dempseys [q.d.], and Records of the Keating Family [q.d.] and The O’Neills of Ulster (Sublin 1907).

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Works
The O’Neills of Ulster, their history and genealogy, with illustrations and some notices of the northern septs (Dublin: Sealy Bryers & Walker Middle Abbey St. 1907), 3 vols. Vol I, 437pp (AD 1166-1519), 403pp. Vol II (from Heremon to Murkertac, 1166), with Introduction F. J. Bigger, 437pp. Vol. III (The Break-Up of the clan System, and Conquest and Plantation of Ulster by the English), 369pp., incl. foldout gen. chart, p.356; also An Account of the O’Dempseys, Chiefs of the Clan Maliere, and Records of the Keating Family [n.d.; earlier than above.].

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Notes
ref. to Archbishop Mathew’s [sic] book, The Celtic Peoples and Renaissance Europe (1933), under Constantia Maxwell, infra;

There is a ref. to Archbishop Matthews [sic], The Celtic Peoples and Renaissance Europe in a work of Sean O’Faolain [q.d.] (cited in J. J. Lee, ‘The Irish’, in O’Faoláin Special Issue, ed Seán Dunne, Cork Review, Cork 1991, p.66-67].

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