Beary Family History

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Beary Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara (see O’Berry).

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


Similar surnames: Berry, Geary, Keary, Neary, Terry, Beery, Merry, Leary, Bear, Yeary

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Beary Family Origin

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Beary Family Occupations

What did your Beary ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beary occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Beary's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beary. A less common occupation for the Beary family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Beary ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Beary Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beary. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beary 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Beary. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Beary. For the veterans among your Beary ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beary Life Expectancy

What is the average Beary lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Beary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Beary in 1955 was 54, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beary

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beary 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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