Tirey Name Meaning

English and Irish: probably a variant of Scottish Tyree.

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


Similar surnames: Tiley, Bires, Wiley, Tilly, Tier, Tyre, Mires, Fairey, Urey, Tilley

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Tirey Family Origin

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Tirey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Circuit Preacher

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Circuit Preacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tirey. A less common occupation for the Tirey family was Keeping House. The most common Tirey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Tirey's were Farmers.

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Tirey Historical Records

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Tirey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Tirey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Tirey in 1955 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tirey

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