Minnie Frances Bowie was born in 1863, in New York, United States as the daughter of Alexander Bowie and Mary Celina Dolly. She married Reuben Gates Hayes on 3 July 1916. She died on 24 December 1943, in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 80.
Scottish: from Gaelic buidhe ‘yellow’, i.e. ‘yellow-haired’, pronounced as two syllables. The equivalent term in Ireland is buí, often Anglicized as boy. The surname may also be a shortened form of Gilboy .
Irish: Anglicized form of Ó Buadhaigh (see Bogue ).