Jarry Family History

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Jarry Name Meaning

Southern French: topographic name for someone who lived by an oak tree or oak grove, from Occitan garric (masculine) ‘kermes oak’ or garrique (feminine) ‘grove of kermes oaks’. English (Norfolk): variant of Geary 2.

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

Similar surnames: Perry, Harry, Jerry, Berry, Barre, Terry, Burry, Tarry, Merry, Barry

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Jarry Family Origin

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Jarry Family Occupations

What did your Jarry ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier and Commis were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Jarry. 16% of Jarry men worked as a Journalier and 10% of Jarry women worked as a Commis. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jarry were Tailleur and Teneur De Livres

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
  • Cultivateur
  • Boucher
  • Tailleur

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Commis
  • Mnagre
  • Modiste
  • Teneur De Livres

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

Jarry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Jarry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jarry 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Jarry. 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 469 military records available for the last name Jarry. For the veterans among your Jarry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jarry Life Expectancy

What is the average Jarry lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Jarry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Jarry in 1958 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jarry 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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