Whary Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Wharry.

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


Similar surnames: Wharry, Whan, Shay, Gary, Heary, Nary, Warf, Hare, Wray, Neary

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Whary Family Origin

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Whary Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Minister Of The Gospel

    17%
  • Pattern Maker

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Whary occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Whary's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Farmer and Minister Of The Gospel were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whary. A less common occupation for the Whary family was Pattern Maker.

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Whary Historical Records

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Whary Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Whary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Whary in 1961 was 52, and 43 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whary

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