Howry Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Howery.

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


Similar surnames: Howrey, Towry, Mowry, Horry, Howey, Cory, Bowdry, Mory, Dobry, Dory

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Howry Family Origin

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Howry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Keeps House

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Howry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Howry's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Howry family was Keeps House. Farmer, Farming and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howry.

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Howry Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Howry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Howry in 1950 was 57, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Howry

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