Roxbury Family History

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Roxbury Name Meaning

English (Kent): probably a variant of Scottish Roxburgh.

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


Similar surnames: Roxby, Roxburgh, Rasbury, Sidbury, Cogburn, Robuck, Rury, Raburn

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Roxbury Family Origin

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Roxbury Family Occupations

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  • Clerk (Patt Agent)

    20%
  • Horse Dealer

    20%
  • Trinity Pilot (Channel)

    20%
  • Trinity Pilots Widow

    20%

In 1881, Clerk (Patt Agent), Horse Dealer and Trinity Pilot (Channel) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roxbury. The most common Roxbury occupation in the UK was Clerk (Patt Agent). 20% of Roxbury's were Clerk (Patt Agent)s. A less common occupation for the Roxbury family was Trinity Pilots Widow.

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Roxbury Historical Records

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Roxbury Life Expectancy

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