The Hoboy Surname Project
This is a world wide search for the HOBOI/HOBOY surname. 3 or 4 family branchs have roots from Modritz, Silesia in mid-1700s from documented research (details available). .Modern day HOBOY branches are know to exist in the US, Germany and Rumania/Hungary (HOBOI). Historical records also show occurance in England in the 1600s, but no connections have been made as yet.The name appears in Baikal Russia (Cape Hoboy/Hoboi/Hoboj). It is reported to be a surname in Jugoslovia, but that group has not been located.The name Hoboy, Hautbois, Hobois are the musical instrument Oboe.Where did we come from? The idea is to learn more about the spread of the family name and connect branches around the world.Contact us to learn more and participate.
Other surnames in Project
Hoboi, Hoboin, Hobois, Hoboy
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