Horry Family History

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Horry Name Meaning

English: variant of Hurry.

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


Similar surnames: Howry, Torry, Holly, Harry, Hurry, Torrey, Jarry, Corby, Holby, Hort

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Horry Family Origin

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Horry Family Occupations

What did your Horry ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricultural Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Horry. 28% of Horry men worked as an Agricultural Labourer and 79% of Horry women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Horry were Nil and Private Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agricultural Labourer
    28%
  • Retired
    19%
  • Brewer (retired)
    19%
  • Nil
    19%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    79%
  • Domestic Duties
    5%
  • Household Duties
    3%
  • Private Nurse
    3%

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

Horry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Horry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Horry 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 482 immigration records available for the last name Horry. 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 657 military records available for the last name Horry. For the veterans among your Horry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Horry Life Expectancy

What is the average Horry lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Horry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Horry in 1957 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

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