Buohan

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Bohan
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No Buohan households in mid-19th century Ireland


Buohan households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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No Buohan households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

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.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Bohan 213
Bohane 44
Bohen 26
Bohun 7
Bone 5
Boohan 43
Boohane 1
Boohin 4
Boughan 16
Buhen 6
Buhin 16


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Buadhacháin
Boahan
Boahane
Bohin
Bohn
Boughane
Bouhan
Bouhane
Buhane
Buohan
Buohane


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