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  • Sir John Bankes of Corfe Castle, MP, Chief Justice (1589 - 1644)
    Please note that The Peerage have the mother of Sir John Bankes listed as Elizabeth Hassell - at odds with other sources.. History of Parliament Family and Education bap. 1 May 1589, s. of John Ban...
  • Sir Thomas Crompton, MP (c.1558 - c.1609)
    Wikipedia The History of Parliament: The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603 (1981) by P. W. Hasler The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1604-1629 (2010) by Alan Da...
  • William Banks, MP (c.1636 - 1676)
    Wikipedia Constituency Dates NEWTON 1660 LIVERPOOL 27 May 1675 - 6 July 1676 Family and Education b. c.1636, 3rd but o. surv. s. of William Banks of Winstanley, being o.s. by 2nd w. Sarah, da...
  • Henry Jones (c.1622 - 1694)
    Henry Jones. He was born in 1622/23. He graduated Bachelor of Arts in 1644 and Doctor of Civil Law in 1672. He became Chancellor of Bristol, and died on 5 March 1694 (3). ... (3) Brief Memo...
  • Sarah Banks (Jones) (b. - c.1668)
    "Wm. Bankes, Esq., of Winstanley, Lanc., son of Wm. Bankes by his w. Sarah, youngest dau. of Walter Jones Esq., of Chastleton, 1676, aet. 46." [[A brass memorial in Chastleton church]: A Manual of Monu...

People Connected to Oxfordshire

Historic County of England

See Also

Oxfordshire - Main Page
Historic Buildings of Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards
Oxfordshire Genealogical Resources

How to use this Page

  1. Please link any GENI Profiles with links to Oxfordshire to this project.
  2. You can ALSO add the earliest heads of families to the list of Oxfordshire Families on Geni below (don't forget to link their profiles to the project as well). These would usually be male! Please restrict people added to the list to the earliest head of family!

Note People with links to Oxfordshire can be linked to the project but not necessarily added to the list below.

People connected to Oxfordshire can also be linked to the following projects.

Historical and Political people

These; are accommodated by the project Historical Oxfordshire which covers the History of Oxfordshire and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category.

Famous or Notable People

Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown. Those people of note with connections to the county are to be listed in. Oxfordshire - Famous People


People from Oxfordshire who went to the "New world" and were early progenitors in those countries. Where the earliest ancestor is known please add them to the list of "Oxfordshire - family heads" on Geni" below if that was their roots, or to the appropriate county project.

Where the earliest known ancestor is the emigrant add them to the list below. In some cases if there is a project that covers them in detail please link the project.

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Heads of Oxfordshire Families on Geni

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Emigrants from Oxfordshire

Please add the names of people from Oxfordshire who settled in the "New World"


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South Africa

1820 British Settlers in South Africa

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