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Santry Name Meaning

English: from Middle English, Old French seintuarie ‘sanctuary’, ‘shrine’ (Late Latin sanctuarium, a derivative of sanctus ‘holy’); a topographic name for someone who lived near a shrine, or a nickname for someone who had had occasion to take sanctuary in a church or monastery, where he would have been afforded immunity from arrest or injury.

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


Similar surnames: Chantry, Sant, Gentry, Autry, Langtry, Sante, Santos, Santoro, Sankey

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Santry Family Origin

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Santry Family Occupations

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  • (Mariners Wife)

    7%
  • Annuitant

    7%
  • Box & Packg Case Maker

    7%
  • Dressmaker

    7%

In 1881, the most common Santry occupation in the UK was (Mariners Wife). 7% of Santry's were (Mariners Wife)s. (Mariners Wife), Annuitant and Box & Packg Case Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Santry. A less common occupation for the Santry family was Dressmaker.

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Santry Historical Records

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Santry Life Expectancy

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