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“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 October 2013. Web. 25 May 2015. <>