Boohan Catholic baptisms in Ireland

Click on the red marker on the map below for a link to the parish reference.

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.

Parishes where Boohan and a second surname are both baptised.


RC parishes and households

This list shows total Boohan Roman Catholic baptisms by county and parish.
Click on the parish to go to the FindMyPast transcript. (Free, registration required).

Variants and totals

Irish Times subscribers | | John Grenham | | Sitemap | | Login | | Subscribe | | Contact | | FAQs | | What's new?| | Privacy policy

Copyright © John Grenham 2021