Oxborrow Family History

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Oxborrow Name Meaning

English (Suffolk): habitational name from a place in Norfolk named Oxborough, named with Old English oxa ‘oxen’ + burh ‘fortification’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Barrow, Barlow, Woodrow, Harrow, Bobrow, Bowron, Ogborn, Trevorrow

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Oxborrow Family Origin

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Oxborrow Family Occupations

What did your Oxborrow ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Blacksmith, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oxborrow. A less common occupation for the Oxborrow family was Chimney Sweep. The most common Oxborrow occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 9% of Oxborrow's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Chimney Sweep

    4%

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

Oxborrow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Oxborrow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oxborrow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 194 immigration records available for the last name Oxborrow. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 335 military records available for the last name Oxborrow. For the veterans among your Oxborrow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oxborrow Life Expectancy

What is the average Oxborrow lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Oxborrow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Oxborrow in 1963 was 87, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oxborrow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oxborrow ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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