Oxley Family History
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Oxley Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various places, for example Oxley in Staffordshire and Ox Lee near Hepworth (West Yorkshire), named with Old English oxa ‘ox’ + leah ‘(woodland) clearing’. Probably a respelling of South German Öchsle (see Oechsle).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Exley, Loxley, Boxley, Osley, Axley, Onley, Bodley, Iley, Comley