Berchán of Eigg

Associated places

Eigg (Mart. T)

Related Saints

Belongs to the group Berach, Berchán, Mo Bí (ns)

Related Personal Names

Name

Berchán (certain)

Feast days

Day of Year

April 10

Calendar

Martyrology of Tallaght

Source code

Mart.T

Source title

Martyrology of Tallaght

Editors

Best, R. I. and Lawlor, H. J.

Year

1931

Notes

From the Book of Lesinter and MS 5100-4 in the Royal Library, Brussels.

Quote from source

Berchani Aego

Day of Year

April 10

Calendar

Martyrology of Oengus the Culdee

Source code

Mart. O

Source title

Martyrology of Oengus the Culdee

Editors

Stokes, Whitley

Year

1905

Notes

Full title is Félire Óengusso Céli Dé, The Martyrology of Oengus the Culdee, critically edited from Ten Manuscripts, with a Preface, Translation, Notes and Indices.

Quote from source

Herednat & Bercan Aego & Midgus in hoc die

Notes

Not in the main text. Only in notes in F

Day of Year

April 6

Calendar

Calendar of Adam King

Source code

Adam King

Author

Adam King

Source title

Calendar of Adam King

Editors

A.P.Forbes

Secondary Title

Kalendar of Scottish Saints

Pages

141-171

Year

1872

Quote from source

Bercham bischop and confess in scotland vnder king dennede 839

Notes

This is not the same day as the Irish marts and the saint has a different profile. But poss. part of same original cult?

Day of Year

April 6

Calendar

Calendar of Saints by David Chambers

Source code

K. Camerarius

Author

Chambers, D.

Source title

Calendar of Saints by David Chambers

Editors

Forbes, A. P.

Secondary Title

Kalendar of Scottish Saints

Pages

233-243

Year

1872

Quote from source

Sanctus Berchamus vel Berthanus Episcopus Orcadensis & Confessor

Notes

This is not the same day as the Irish marts and the saint has a different profile. But poss. part of same original cult? Note confusion in Irish MSs about the whereabouts of Eigg (esp in relation to Donán, April 17)

Day of Year

April 6

Calendar

Calendar of Saints by Thomas Dempster

Source code

K. Dempster

Source title

Calendar of Saints by Thomas Dempster

Editors

Forbes, A. P.

Secondary Title

Kalendar of Scottish Saints

Pages

177-229

Year

1872

Quote from source

Kirkuae Berthami episcopi Orcadum sanctissimi

Notes

Dempster claims Adam King as his source. This is not the same day as the Irish marts and the saint has a different profile. But poss. part of same original cult? Note confusion in Irish MSs about the whereabouts of Eigg (esp in relation to Donán, April 17)