Carnac of Turriff

Introduction

This may be a local saint, or he may be a localisation of the Irish Cairnech of Dulane in Co. Meath. This Cairnech was regarded at least by the 12th century as the equivalent of Carantoc of Cornwall and Wales, but some scholars have doubted this.

Gender

Male

Associated places

Turriff, Aberdeenshire

Territory or Ethnicity (broad)

Unknown

Related Saints

Belongs to the group Carnac, Cairnech, Carantoc (ns)

Related Personal Names

Name

Carnac (certain)