Briody Family History

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Briody Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Bruaideadha ‘descendant of Bruaided’, an old Irish personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Grody, Priddy, Brady, Dermody, Troy, Brixey, Brawdy, Braddy, Broady

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Briody Family Origin

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Briody Family Occupations

What did your Briody ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Briody occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Briody's were Farmers. Farmer, Cardines and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Briody. A less common occupation for the Briody family was G.R.Employee.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Cardines

    20%
  • Servant

    20%
  • G.R.Employee

    10%

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

Briody Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Briody. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Briody 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 Briody. 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 Briody. For the veterans among your Briody ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Briody Life Expectancy

What is the average Briody lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Briody life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Briody in 1958 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Briody

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Briody 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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