Bowles households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Boal fairly numerous: E Ulster. Ir. Ó Baoill (SGA). Linked to English names Bole((s) and Bowle(s), which also occur in Ulster. Ir. Ó Baoill usually occurs as Boyle but as Bohill in Down and Mac Lysacht considers that Boal is an anglicisation in some cases.MIF.
Bole fairly numerous: Dublin, Belfast etc. English generally but also a version of Boyle. See also Bowles.
Bowles Quite numerous: N Down, Cork, E Limerick. Ir. Ó Baoighill (Baoill). Also English , which must account for some these. See also Boal. MIF & SI.

Parishes where Bowles and a second surname are found together


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