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Origins of the Oyler surname

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About the Oylers

We have a total number of 1404 records for people with the last name Oyler.

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Where do most Oylers live?

In 1921, most Oylers lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Oylers

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,080 records for the Oyler surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Oylers most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Oyler first names?

  • George
  • Samuel
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Oylers

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

Common Female occupations for Oylers in 1921
Private Means


Living On Own Means




Boarding School Schoolmistress




Common Male occupations for Oylers in 1921


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Farm Hands


Farmers Son


General Farmers


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