Redesign efforts underway . . .

We’re currently implementing some cosmetic changes to the OXSIL page and we’re not quite finished, so don’t be surprised if the format of some pages hasn’t quite caught up. The changes should not affect the way the page functions or presents your search results. The new format is much more mobile-friendly. If you do notice … Read more

Surnames added in May

The following surname interests were added to the Oxfordshire Surname Interest List in May: dna next to a surname below indicates it has been registered with the DNA linking service and the researcher is keen to find bearers of the same surname to join a DNA project. ons next to a user below means the … Read more

Surnames added in April

The following surname interests were added to the Oxfordshire Surname Interest List in April: dna next to a surname below indicates it has been registered with the DNA linking service and the researcher is keen to find bearers of the same surname to join a DNA project. ons next to a user below means the … Read more

Surnames added in March

dna next to a surname below indicates it has been registered with the DNA linking service and the researcher is keen to find bearers of the same surname to join a DNA project. ons next to a user below means the user has registered a one-name study of a surname with the Guild of One-Names … Read more

Surnames added in January 2017

The following surname interests were added to the Oxfordshire Surname Interest List in January: Surname Timeframe Place Researcher ABERY c.1650 Goring Maurice Wilkins AUGER Any Great Milton Catherine Smith BALLARD Any Great Milton Catherine Smith BATCHELOR 1500-1700 Banbury area David Judd BELCHER 1600 Brightwell cum Sotwell, Chilton, Richard Grimsdale-Yates BURROWS 18c & 19c Clanfield and … Read more

Surnames added in December 2016

The following surname interests were added to the Oxfordshire Surname Interest List in December:   Surname Timeframe Place Researcher ALLUM Any Any Andrew Jolly BAKER 1600-1800 Bicester Sue Thompson BAKER Any Banbury Sue Thompson BLOHAM c1750;

Surnames added in November 2016

The following surname interests were added to the Oxfordshire Surname Interest List in November: Surname Timeframe Place Researcher ARNOLD <1645 Standlake Fiona Hedges BAKER c1650 Stanford in the Vale Fiona Hedges BATHE >1600 Tackley, Kirtlington Malcolm Hoare BIGNELL c1700 Bicester Fiona Hedges BILLINGHAM c.1800 Banbury Malcolm Hoare BOSELEY <1800 Standlake Fiona Hedges BOWERMAN All All … Read more

Surnames added in October

The following surname interests were added to the Oxfordshire Surname Interest List in October: Surname Timeframe Place Researcher BEAN Any Any William Birchall BOWLS Any Dorchester Martin Rix BUTLER Any Adderbury Colin D. Gronow CAKEBREAD Any Any William Birchall CARPENTER <1850 Charlbury Charlotte Carpenter CASTLE Any Adderbury Dawn Riddiford CHAMBERLAIN 1800 Any Margaret Russell COLLIER … Read more

Surnames added in September

The following surname interests were added to the Oxfordshire Surname Interest List in September: Surname Timeframe Place Researcher BARRETT Any Benson Martin Rix BENWELL 1755-1835 Oxford Regina Johnson BERRIMAN Any Witney Martin Rix CHAMBERS Any Any Tracey Chambers COLLIER Any Witney Martin Rix COLLINS Any Dorchester Martin Rix EARLY Any Witney Martin Rix FERRIMAN Any … Read more