Puryear Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Puryear Name Meaning

English: variant of Perrier 1 and 2.

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


Similar surnames: Puyear, Pryer, Puller, Cryer, Pryor, Burker, Fryar, Purnell, Purse

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Puryear Family Origin

Where is the Puryear family from?

SHOW MORE

Puryear Family Occupations

What did your Puryear ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Puryear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Puryear's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Puryear. A less common occupation for the Puryear family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Puryear | Data not to scale

Puryear Historical Records

What Puryear family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Puryear ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Puryear

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Puryear Life Expectancy

What is the average Puryear lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Puryear 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Puryear Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Look up another name