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Oxboro Family History

Oxboro Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ogborn, Oxborrow, Oxford, Boro, Oborn, Osborn, Okoro, Ober, Boros

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Where is the Oxboro family from?

You can see how Oxboro families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oxboro family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 4 Oxboro families living in Leicestershire. This was about 57% of all the recorded Oxboro's in United Kingdom. Leicestershire had the highest population of Oxboro families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oxboro surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Oxboro ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 81 census records available for the last name Oxboro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oxboro census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 8 immigration records available for the last name Oxboro. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Oxboro. For the veterans among your Oxboro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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