St Colman (553 - 610):
Founder of Monastery
Colman was born in Glenelly, County Tyrone. He visited St Columba, who was his uncle, at Iona, and subsequently founded an abbey at Muckamore, County Antrim, and a monastery at Land Elo Lynally, now Lynally, County Offaly. He requested that he was to be buried in Clonard and his feast-day is on the 26th of September.