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

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Baker

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garry. A less common occupation for the Garry family was Baker. The most common Garry occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Garry's were Coal Miners.

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Garry Historical Records

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Garry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garry

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