Landry Family History

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Landry Name Meaning

French (also English, imported to Britain by the Normans): from the Germanic personal name Landric, a compound of land ‘land’ + ric ‘powerful’, ‘ruler’.

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


Similar surnames: Laundry, Andry, Gundry, Lander, Baldry, Mondry, Lando, Land, Sandy

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Landry Family Origin

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Landry Family Occupations

What did your Landry ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Landry ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Baker & Confectioner

    3%
  • Coffe House Keeper

    3%

In 1881, the most common Landry occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Landry's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Landry family was Coffe House Keeper. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Baker & Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Landry.

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Landry Historical Records

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Landry Life Expectancy

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