Fochard
Community ID
 
1152
 
Alternate Names
 
Faughart
 
Diocese
 
Ardmagh
 
Region
 
Louth
 
Modern Location
 
2 mi. W. of Dundalk
 
Date Founded
 
475-525 (circa)
 
Foundation Information
 

St. Monenna (Darerca, Moninne), d. 517

 
Notable Heads
 

St. Monenna / Orbilla (Servilla), supposed successor to Darerca, d. 638

 
Population Counts
 

150 when Moninne left

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

legendary birthplace of St. Brigid

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
475
 
Length
 
280