Garrity Family History

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Garrity Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McGarity, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Oireachtaigh ‘son of Oireachtach’.

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


Similar surnames: Harrity, Garity, Dorrity, Garry, Herrity, Harty, Darity, Gerrity

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Garrity Family Origin

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Garrity Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Dock Labourer

    5%
  • Fish Dealer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Garrity occupation in the UK was Labourer. 10% of Garrity's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Garrity family was Fish Dealer. Labourer, Coal Miner and Dock Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garrity.

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Garrity Historical Records

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Garrity Life Expectancy

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