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Origins of the Oxtaby surname

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About the Oxtabys

We have a total number of 299 records for people with the last name Oxtaby.

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Where do most Oxtabys live?

In 1921, most Oxtabys lived in Yorkshire.


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Interesting facts about Oxtabys

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We have 279 records for the Oxtaby surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Oxtabys most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Oxtaby first names?

  • John
  • Richard
  • Elizabeth
  • Ann

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Common jobs for Oxtabys

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

Common Female occupations for Oxtabys in 1921
Servant

3

Domestic Servant

2

Cook

1

Cook Domestic

1

Dress Maker

1

Common Male occupations for Oxtabys in 1921
Miller

4

Scholar Public

4

Coal Miner

3

Tailor

3

Yeoman

3

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