Maury Name Meaning

French: from a short form of the personal name Amaury (see Emery). Southern French (Occitan): habitational name from Maury, in Basses Pyrénées. English: probably a variant of Morey 2.

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


Similar surnames: Mauri, Maura, Mauzy, Mars, Mauro, Haury, Merry, Laury, Matey, Mary

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Maury Family Origin

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Maury Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    17%
  • Coal Miner

    17%
  • Daily Governess

    17%
  • Drysalter

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Maury family was Drysalter. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Daily Governess were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maury. The most common Maury occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 17% of Maury's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Maury Historical Records

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Maury Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Maury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Maury in 1951 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maury

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