Oakes Family History

Meaning of surname: Oakes

Oakes is a surname of Anglo-Saxon origin, meaning someone who lives by an oak tree or oak wood. It originates from the Old English word 'ac' meaning oak. The first recorded mention of the surname is in Somerset.

We found 577,254 Genealogy and Family History Records for Oakes in our Newspaper Archive.

Details for Oakes surname:

561,632 Digital Copies of Newspapers
5,798 Pictures of Obituaries
2,528 Government Documents
26 Historical Books
7,270 Social Security Death Records

Oakes Surname

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