Yeary Family History

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Yeary Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Most probably a variant of Irish Geary.

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

Similar surnames: Heary, Geary, Gary, Fealy, Neary, Petry, Keary, Beary, Deacy, Eary

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Yeary Family Origin

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Yeary Family Occupations

What did your Yeary ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Artificial Stone Fini and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Yeary. 34% of Yeary men worked as an Artificial Stone Fini and 34% of Yeary women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yeary were Residental Caretaker Pawnbroker jewellers and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Artificial Stone Fini
  • Builders Labourer
  • Residental Caretaker Pawnbroker jewellers

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Dressmaker
  • Housekeeper In Charge
  • School Teacher

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

Yeary Historical Records

What Yeary family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Yeary. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yeary 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 218 immigration records available for the last name Yeary. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Yeary. For the veterans among your Yeary ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yeary Life Expectancy

What is the average Yeary lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Yeary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Yeary in 1942 was 31, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yeary

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yeary 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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