Chery Name Meaning

French (Chéry): from a word meaning ‘darling’, perhaps used ironically. It is also the name of several places, deriving from the Latin Cariacus ‘land belonging to Carius’.

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


Similar surnames: Chew, Chene, Cerny, Cherny, Che, Overy, Emery, Cherry, Curry, Mery

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Chery Family Origin

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Chery Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    25%
  • Brickyrd Lab

    25%
  • Engine Fitter (Loco)

    25%
  • Farm Labourer

    25%

In 1881, Annuitant, Brickyrd Lab and Engine Fitter (Loco) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chery. The most common Chery occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 25% of Chery's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Chery family was Farm Labourer.

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Chery Historical Records

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Between 1963 and 2004, Chery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Chery in 1963 was 81, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chery

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