name derived from the Old English words "oxan" meaning oxen and "hierde" for herdsman.
where early records reveal that William Oxenerd held estates in that shire in 1201. He was succeeded by Johannes Oxinhird who was listed in the
records of 1379. By 1600 they held a
at Skipton, a market town and civil parish within the Craven district of North Yorkshire.
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of this family name include: Oxnard, Oxnerd, Oxnird, Oxenard, Oxenerd, Oxenherd, Ocksnard and many more.