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

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  • Farmer

    66%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Works On Farm

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Yeary occupation in the USA was Farmer. 66% of Yeary's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yeary. A less common occupation for the Yeary family was Works On Farm.

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Yeary Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yeary

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