Corry Name Meaning

Irish: reduced and altered form of McCorry. variant spelling of Scottish Corrie.

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


Similar surnames: Coury, Curry, Gorry, Carry, Croy, Cory, Dobry, Cordry, Torry, Corby

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Corry Family Origin

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Corry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Dress Maker

    19%
  • Engineer

    13%
  • Bank Clk.

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Dress Maker and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corry. A less common occupation for the Corry family was Bank Clk.. The most common Corry occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Corry's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Corry | Data not to scale

Corry Historical Records

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Corry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Corry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Corry in 1944 was 31, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Corry

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