Bry Name Meaning

French and Dutch: habitational name from any of various places in France and Belgium called Bry(e), Brie, or Bré (see Debree).

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


Similar surnames: Bro, Bey, Bray, Bury, Bay, Goy, Ory, Bly, Brue, Brye

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Bry Family Origin

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Bry Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    83%
  • Menusier

    17%

In 1881, the most common Bry occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 83% of Bry's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur and Menusier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bry.

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Bry Historical Records

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Bry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Bry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bry in 1955 was 30, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bry

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