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Origins of the Oborne surname

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About the Obornes

We have a total number of 3743 records for people with the last name Oborne.

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Where do most Obornes live?

In 1921, most Obornes lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Obornes

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We have 2,720 records for the Oborne surname. The oldest one dates back to 1820.

Who were Obornes most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Oborne first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Obornes

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Obornes in 1921


Dress Maker


General Servant Domestic






Common Male occupations for Obornes in 1921
Agricultural Labourer










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