Seery Family History

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Seery Name Meaning

Irish (Westmeath): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Saoraidhe ‘descendant of Saoraidhe’, a personal name derived from saordha ‘noble’. It has been Anglicized (‘translated’) as Freeman. Woulfe, however, believes the original Gaelic form was Ó Síoghraidh, from a borrowing of the Norse personal name Sigefrith.

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

Similar surnames: Heery, Merry, Deery, Terry, Sheedy, Keary, Shera, Beery, Avery, Neary

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Seery Family Origin

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Seery Family Occupations

What did your Seery ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Seery. 5% of Seery men worked as a Builders Labourer and 57% of Seery women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Seery were Cinema Operator and Barmaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Bus Conductor
  • Cinema Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • (cleaner) Hospital Work
  • Barmaid

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

Seery Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Seery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seery 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Seery. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Seery. For the veterans among your Seery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seery Life Expectancy

What is the average Seery lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Seery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Seery in 1941 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seery 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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