Oury Family History

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Oury Name Meaning

French (Alsace-Lorraine): from a French pet form of the German personal name Ulrich.

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

Similar surnames: Ury, Bury, Kury, Dury, Eury, Ory, Noury, Coury, Buri, Jury

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Oury Family Origin

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Oury Family Occupations

What did your Oury ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chartered Accountant and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Oury. 17% of Oury men worked as a Chartered Accountant and 46% of Oury women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Oury were Insurance Inspector and Insurance Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chartered Accountant
  • Director Of Public Companies
  • Gelatine Merchant manf
  • Insurance Inspector

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Dressmaker
  • Dress Maker Retired
  • Insurance Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Oury Historical Records

What Oury family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Oury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oury census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 317 immigration records available for the last name Oury. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 940 military records available for the last name Oury. For the veterans among your Oury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oury Life Expectancy

What is the average Oury lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Oury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Oury in 1952 was 55, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oury ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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