Powell - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

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

Powell—The name is the anglicised form of Guilfoyle and Gilfoyle (Mac Giolla-Phóil) in the districts about Tulla. The name Powell itself is Welsh, from Ap' Howell, another form being Hoyle.

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