Saint Cellach of Armagh

detail from a portrait of Cellach of Armagh by Titian, 1522, San Nazzaro e CelsoAlso known as

  • Ceilach
  • Celestinus
  • Celsus
  • Keilach
  • Kelly

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Son of Áed mac Máele Ísu meic Amalgada of the Clann Sínnaig. Monk. Abbot of Armagh, Ireland in August 1105. Priest. Archbishop of Armagh, Ireland. Founded the monastery of Kells.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cellach of Armagh“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 August 2014. Web. 28 November 2014. <>