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. 31 December 2016. Web. 26 February 2017. <>