Pirie Family History

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Pirie Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Perry 1.

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


Similar surnames: Pirnie, Perrie, Durie, Ririe, Tyrie, Perin, Prien, Patrie, Piche

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Pirie Family Origin

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Pirie Family Occupations

What did your Pirie ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Pirie. 3% of Pirie men worked as a General Labourer and 47% of Pirie women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pirie were ( Butcher Retired ) and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    3%
  • Gardener
    3%
  • Medical Professor
    2%
  • ( Butcher Retired )
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Private Means
    3%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%
  • Housewife
    2%

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

Pirie Historical Records

What Pirie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Pirie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pirie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Pirie

Passenger List

There are 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Pirie. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Pirie. For the veterans among your Pirie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pirie Life Expectancy

What is the average Pirie lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Pirie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Pirie in 1951 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pirie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pirie 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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