Curry Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Comhraidhe, ‘descendant of Comhraidhe’, a personal name of uncertain meaning. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corra (see Corr). Scottish and northern English: variant of Currie.

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


Similar surnames: Carr, Murray, Berry, Scurry, Merry, Burry, Terry, Corry, Hurry

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Curry Family Origin

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Curry Family Occupations

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In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Curry. A less common occupation for the Curry family was Blacksmith. The most common Curry occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 10% of Curry's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Blacksmith

    1%

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Curry Historical Records

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Curry Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Curry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Curry in 1940 was 38, and 71 in 2004.

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