Early Origins of the Oswine family
Essex where they held a family seat. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1221 when Roger Oswin held estates in that shire.
Early History of the Oswine family
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Oswine Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Oswin, Oswinde, Oswine, Oswynde, Oswyn, Ozwin, Ozwine, Ozwyne, Hoswin, Hoswyn, Hosewin, Housewin and many more.
Early Notables of the Oswine family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Oswine family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: settlers, who arrived along the eastern seaboard, from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands.
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