Wery Name Meaning

Belgian (Walloon): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements widu ‘wood’ + ric ‘power’.

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


Similar surnames: Gery, Merry, Mery, Dery, Werry, Wein, Fey, Ber, Bern, Jerry

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Wery Family Origin

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Wery Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Confectioner

    11%
  • Doctor

    11%
  • Machinist

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wery family was Machinist. The most common Wery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Wery's were Farmers. Farmer, Confectioner and Doctor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wery.

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Wery Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Wery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wery in 1963 was 71, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wery

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