Garry Family History

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Garry Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of McGarry or O’Gara.

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


Similar surnames: Garey, Gary, Gorry, Garr, Barry, Carry, Geary, Parry, Wharry, Harty

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Garry Family Origin

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Garry Family Occupations

What did your Garry 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 Garry. 4% of Garry men worked as a General Labourer and 45% of Garry women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Garry were Aircraft Fitter and Barmaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    4%
  • Medical Practitioner
    3%
  • Engineering Iron Miller
    2%
  • Aircraft Fitter
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    45%
  • Housewife
    3%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%
  • Barmaid
    2%

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

Garry Historical Records

What Garry family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 41,000 census records available for the last name Garry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garry 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 Garry. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Garry. For the veterans among your Garry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garry Life Expectancy

What is the average Garry lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Garry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Garry in 1944 was 22, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garry 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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