Boohan births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Bohan numerous: Cork, Galway, Longford/Leitrim etc. Ir. Ó Buadhacháin (victorious). The W Cork group appear to be linked with Bogue. In Limerick it occurs as Boohan and has been changed to Bowen in some cases.MIF.
Bone rare: Dublin. Ir. de Bothún (SGA). Anglo-Norman.
Boohan rare: Limerick, where it is a variant of Bohan, q.v.
Ó Buadhacháin Bohan, Boohan: líonmhar ach scaipthe: Corcaigh, Longfort, Liatroim, Gaillimh & rl. Brí: duine a bhaineann an bua - ainm pearsanta Victor. Litriú nua: Ó Buacháin.
 

Districts where Boohan and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Bohan: 1144
  • Bohane: 302
  • Bohen: 59
  • Bohun: 5
  • Boohan: 50
  • Bone: 78
  • Boughan: 18
  • Boahan: 1
  • Bouhane: 3
  • Bohin: 1
  • Boughane: 3
  • Bouhan: 15

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