The Dutch Oses surname is a habitational name taken on from a place called Oss, in North Brabant.
Early Origins of the Oses family
The surname Oses was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in North Holland, a province of the Netherlands
. The principal cities are Amsterdam, Haarlem and Hilversum. It was the seat of the old Counts of Holland. Seat of one of the oldest families is Brederode Castle near Haarlem. There are many old and quaint towns in the province. including Medemblik, Enkhuizen, Hoorn, Edam, and Monnikendam. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Oses family
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Oses Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Os, Ose, Oses, Oss, Oos, Oz, van Os, de Oz and many more.
Early Notables of the Oses family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Oses family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Oses Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Juan Ramon Oses, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1833 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)