Garity Family History

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Garity Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McGarity. Compare Garrity.

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

Similar surnames: Garrity, Darity, Girty, Garvey, Mavity, Gearty, Gary, Garry, Darty

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Garity Family Origin

Where is the Garity family from?

Garity Family Occupations

What did your Garity ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Garity. 43% of Garity men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Fisherman
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  • Livery

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Garity Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Garity. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garity 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 668 immigration records available for the last name Garity. 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 Garity. For the veterans among your Garity ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garity Life Expectancy

What is the average Garity lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Garity life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Garity in 1955 was 54, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garity

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garity 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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