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O'Boyle Surname Origin

O'Boyle is an anglicised version of Baoighill (one of several old spellings). The ancestral ring fort is on a lake in South West Donegal.

Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.




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'If man cares not for his roots, then how can he care for his branches?' --Doyle M Davis




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