Bowen - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

AuthorPadraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
Date1923
SourceSome Anglicised Surnames in Ireland
Section

Bowen—Bowen is the anglicised form in latter times of the surnames Bohan and Bohanna, in the districts surrounding Bandon and Ballincollig, Co. Cork. In Gaelic, O Buadhachain. Bowen itself is a Celtic name of Welsh origin, written Ab 'Owein.

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