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Memory Name Meaning

Altered form of English Mowbray, altered by folk etymology to resemble the English vocabulary word memory.

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


Similar surnames: Merry, Demory, Mory, Mallory, Amory, Hemry, Emory, Wetmore, Moors

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Memory Family Origin

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Memory Family Occupations

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  • Shipwright

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Skinner

    6%
  • Boatman On Seas

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Memory family was Boatman On Seas. Shipwright, Coal Miner and Skinner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Memory. The most common Memory occupation in the UK was Shipwright. 10% of Memory's were Shipwrights.

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Memory Life Expectancy

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Famous Memory Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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