Jury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Middle English, Old French ju(ie)rie ‘Jewish quarter’, often denoting a non-Jew living in the Jewish quarter of a town, rather than a Jew. Most medieval English cities had their Jewish quarters, at least until King Edward I’s attempted expulsion of the Jews from England in 1290. This did not succeed in expelling the Jews, but it did give a license to persecution and so broke up many of the old Jewish quarters.

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


Similar surnames: Bury, Turk, Dury, Ury, Burry, Juba, Urey, Tur, Noury, July

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Jury Family Origin

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Jury Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Jury family was Carpenter. The most common Jury occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Jury's were Labourers. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jury.

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Between 1955 and 2004, Jury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Jury in 1955 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

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