Burry Name Meaning

English: possibly a topographic name meaning ‘dweller by the borough (Old English burg) enclosure (Old English (ge)hæg)’, or alternatively a variant spelling of Bury. Swiss German: variant of Burri.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Berry, Burr, Bury, Barry, Curry, Furry, Burgy, Perry, Buley, Busey

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Burry Family Origin

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Burry Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Burry occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 6% of Burry's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Burry family was Labourer. Carpenter, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burry.

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  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

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Burry Historical Records

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Burry Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Burry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Burry in 1951 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

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