Nothing is known about the Oyston family, appearing in the 1881 and 1891 census returns:

1881 Census

Name Relationship Age Occupation Birthplace
OYSTAN John Head, Married 55 Station Master (Railway) Snape
OYSTAN Dorothy Head, Married 54 Dressmaker Londonderry, NRY
OYSTAN Jane Daughter, Unmarried 28 Dressmaker Newcastle, NBL
OYSTAN Dorothy Daughter, Unmarried 26 Newcastle, NBL
OYSTAN Robert Thomas Grandson 3 Scholar Redmire

1891 Census

Name Relationship Age Occupation Birthplace
OYSTON John Head, Married 64 Station Master Bedale
OYSTON Dorothy Wife, Married 64 Bedale
OYSTON Dorothy Daughter, Unmarried 30 Bedale
OYSTON Robert T. Grandson 13 Scholar Bedale
OYSTON Elizabeth A. Granddaughter 5 Scholar Bedale

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