Son of Lonan. Soldier. Monk as a young man. Founded a monastery in Derenish, County Laois, Ireland. Founded the monastery of Timahoe (Teach Mochua / House of Mochua) in County Cavan, Ireland. Some monasteries in Scotland claim Mochua as their founder.
- “Saint Mochua of Timahoe“. Saints.SQPN.com. 25 August 2014. Web. 29 August 2014. <>