Slowey Family History
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Slowey Name Meaning
Irish: reduced form of O’Slowey, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Sluaghadhaigh ‘descendant of Sluaghadhach’, a personal name meaning ‘raider’, derived from sluaghadh ‘expedition’, ‘raid’. In Ulster there was also Mac Sluaghaigh, which was Anglicized as (Mc)Slowey or sometimes Molloy.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sliney, Cloney, Lowery, Towey, Blower, Stowe, Sovey, Lorey, Lowen