History of your Surname
Get access to Oyos family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Oyos Family History

Oyos 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: Oros, Hoyos, Kos, Yon, You, Lyon, Roos, Amos, Boros, Bos

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Oyos family from?

You can see how Oyos families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oyos family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Oyos families were found in and USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Oyos family living in Texas. This was 100% of all the recorded Oyos's in USA. Texas had the highest population of Oyos families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oyos surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Oyos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Labor was the top reported job for people in the USA named Oyos. 50% of Oyos men worked as a Labor. .

View Census Data for Oyos | Data not to scale

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

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Labor
  • Laborer
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Oyos family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 556 census records available for the last name Oyos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oyos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Australian census records for Oyos

Passenger Lists

There are 31 immigration records available for the last name Oyos. 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.

View all Oyos immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 88 military records available for the last name Oyos. For the veterans among your Oyos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Oyos military records

You've only scratched the surface of Oyos family history

Discover More

What is the average Oyos lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Oyos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Oyos in 1967 was 66, and 68 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oyos

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Oyos family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Oyos last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial