Our Families

People, Places, and History

This site has been established to allow our various related families to communicate, share information, and collaborate on all aspects of family news, past, present and future. It is open for viewing by any one, anywhere, but privacy controls restrict certain data to registered family members only.

In particular, without registration you cannot see any information about living relatives or those who died within the last 20 years. The major part of the site is our Family Trees section (see the Home menu above). The largest being "Our Family".  This includes the Osborne, Waghorn, Shearman, Firth and many other related families. The other is the as yet un-connected Samuel F Osborne (USA) family. You are currently viewing the Our Family tree (10,499 individuals). Use the Home >> Family Trees menu above to switch to a different tree.

If you believe you are connected to someone mentioned on this site we would welcome an application for registration. Click on FAQs for details of the requirements


There are many ways to navigate around the tree, but a starting point might be one of these links:

Alternatively you could use the Search box (above, right) if you are looking for a specific person, family or place. You might also look at our menu of Favourites top right) and start browsing from one of them.
Average age in century of marriage

The most common surnames in this tree are:

Attwood (109), Austen (61), Barty (84), Batt (122), Bromley (48), Brown (69), Buss (72), Chasmer, Chasmar (50), Chasmar (67), Collins (59), Drury (272), Firth (53), Fowler (43), Harrison (47), Howard (60), Humphrey (139), Jackson (135), Johnson (58), Knight (44), Ledger (183), Marshall (56), Morfett (71), Osborne (114), Possee (44), Rabbitt (182), Roots (49), Russell (52), Smith (133), Smitherman (136), Stapley (42), Taylor (71), Tyler (61), Waghorn (239), Wakeford (42), Waters (59), Webb (46), Weeks (81), Weston (44), Wood (51)

[You can click on any of these names to go directly to it's full list]
Average age related to death century

Recent changes

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Average number of children per family

Average number of children per family

Most common given names


William (710), John (631), George (443), James (423), Thomas (419), Charles (288), Henry (252), Edward (223), Richard (166), Frederick (146)


Mary (596), Elizabeth (494), Ann (452), Sarah (325), Jane (253), Alice (141), Eliza (126), Emily (122), Frances (114), Ellen (105)

Recent changes

 RecordLast changebyDATESORTNAME
Alice Elizabeth Pluck  0Pluck,Alice Elizabeth
William Yeoman  0Yeoman,William
Alice Waghorn  0Waghorn,Alice
Alfred George Waghorn  0Waghorn,Alfred George
John "Jack" Waghorn  0Waghorn,John
James Waghorn  0Waghorn,James
Sarah Ann Waghorn  0Waghorn,Sarah Ann
Sarah Jane Clifton  0Clifton,Sarah Jane
Edward William Waghorn  0Waghorn,Edward William
Eliza Munrow Osborne  0Osborne,Eliza Munrow
Ellen Margaret Cleave  0Cleave,Ellen Margaret
Alice Matilda A Randell  0Randell,Alice Matilda A