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Oxburgh Family History

Oxburgh Surname Meaning

see Oxborough .

Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland, 2016

Similar surnames: Roxburgh, Burgh, Vosburgh, Burg, Burge, Bergh, Burch, Osberg, Homburg

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Where is the Oxburgh family from?

You can see how Oxburgh families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oxburgh family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 8 Oxburgh families living in Lancashire. This was about 38% of all the recorded Oxburgh's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Oxburgh families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oxburgh surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Oxburgh ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Oxburgh. 100% of Oxburgh women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 179 census records available for the last name Oxburgh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oxburgh 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 104 immigration records available for the last name Oxburgh. 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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Draft Cards

There are 29 military records available for the last name Oxburgh. For the veterans among your Oxburgh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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