Welcome to Our Families' History

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Average age in century of marriage

Most common surnames

Attwood (138), Austen (76), Baker (59), Barton (67), Barty (105), Batt (154), Bromley (61), Brown (82), Buss, Oughton (104), Chasmar, Chasmer (61), Chasmer, Chasmar (76), Collins (74), Coulson (49), Drury (340), Firth (68), Fowler (47), Harrison (53), Howard (76), Humphrey (194), Jackson (155), Jameson (52), Johnson (70), Knight (54), Ledger (238), Marshall (75), Morfett (101), Osborne (170), Pearson (70), Possee (55), Rabbitt (223), Roots (57), Russell (63), Smith (170), Smitherman (172), Stapley (56), Taylor (87), Tyler (85), Waghorn (402), Wakeford (52), Waters (73), Webb (57), Weeks (87), Weston (44), Wood (64)

[You can click on any of these names to go directly to it's full list]
Average age related to death century

Recently changed records

Average number of children per family

Average number of children per family

Most common given names


William (821), John (709), George (481), James (480), Thomas (476), Charles (319), Henry (291), Edward (261), Richard (182), Frederick (161)


Mary (670), Elizabeth (551), Ann (533), Sarah (370), Jane (294), Alice (162), Eliza (149), Emily (130), Frances (122), Ellen (119)

Family photos

This site has been established to allow our various related families to communicate, share information, and collaborate on all aspects of family news, past, present and future. It is open for viewing by any one, anywhere, but privacy controls restrict certain data to registered family members only. In particular, without registration you cannot see any information about living relatives or those who died within the last 20 years.

The major part of the site is our Family Trees section (see the Home menu above). The largest being "Our Family".  This includes the Osborne, Waghorn, Shearman, Firth and many other related families. The other is the as yet un-connected Samuel F Osborne (USA) family. You are currently viewing the Our Families tree (11,322 individuals). Use the Home menu above to switch to a different tree.

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