Carry Family History

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Carry Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCarry or O’Carry (see McCary).

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


Similar surnames: Garry, Corry, Barry, Carty, Carey, Carr, Scarry, Curry, Carney

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Carry Family Origin

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Carry Family Occupations

What did your Carry ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Carry. 4% of Carry men worked as a General Labourer and 49% of Carry women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carry were Dock Labourer hard Wor and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    4%
  • Builders Labourer
    2%
  • Colliery Hewer
    2%
  • Dock Labourer hard Wor
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    49%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%
  • Housekeeper
    2%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Carry Historical Records

What Carry family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 56,000 census records available for the last name Carry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carry census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Carry. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 10,000 military records available for the last name Carry. For the veterans among your Carry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carry Life Expectancy

What is the average Carry lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Carry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Carry in 1952 was 46, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carry ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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