Starry Family History

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Starry Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Czech and Slovak Starý ‘old’ (see Stary).

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

Similar surnames: Stary, Starr, Sterry, Star, Stare, Stasny, Sarr, Sperry, Staley

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Starry Family Origin

Where is the Starry family from?

Starry Family Occupations

What did your Starry ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Starry occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 33% of Starry's were Charwomans. A less common occupation for the Starry family was Minister Of The New Jerusalem Church. Charwoman and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Starry.

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  • Charwoman

  • Farmer

  • Minister Of The New Jerusalem Church


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

Starry Historical Records

What Starry family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Starry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Starry 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 390 immigration records available for the last name Starry. 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 954 military records available for the last name Starry. For the veterans among your Starry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Starry Life Expectancy

What is the average Starry lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Starry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Starry in 1953 was 74, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Starry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Starry 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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