Hendry Family History

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Hendry Name Meaning

English, Scottish, Dutch, and French: variant of Henry 1. In Scotland this surname is common in the Ayr and Fife districts; in northern Ireland it is usually from the Scottish variant Hendrie, though some examples of the name were originally as at Henry 3.

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


Similar surnames: Henry, Hendy, Andry, Henery, Pendry, Henley, Hendron, Hendel, Hendrix

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Hendry Family Origin

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Hendry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Fisherman

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hendry. A less common occupation for the Hendry family was Fisherman. The most common Hendry occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Hendry's were Farmers.

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Hendry Historical Records

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Hendry Life Expectancy

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