Gowans Family History
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Gowans Name Meaning
Scottish: variant of McGowan ‘son of the smith’, in which the Gaelic patronymic prefix Mac has been replaced by the English patronymic suffix -s.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cowans, Gowan, Gowins, Owens, Bowens, Omans, Gowens, Gowen, Govan