Early Origins of the Ofspring family
The surname Ofspring was first found in Kent
at Ospringe, a village and civil parish in the union and hundred
of Faversham that dates back to the Domesday Book
where it was listed as Ospringes. CITATION[CLOSE]
Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
The village is often called Ospringe-Liberty. Roman fortifications have been found nearby. By the late 1800s, the population had reached 1,015 and comprised 2,798 acres.
Early History of the Ofspring family
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Ofspring Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Ospring, Oxspring, Ofspring, Offspring, Ospryng, Ospringe, Oxspringe, Osbring, Hoxspring, Hospring and many more.
Early Notables of the Ofspring family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Ofspring family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..