Maury Family History

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Maury Name Meaning

French: from a short form of the personal name Amaury (see Emery). Southern French (Occitan): habitational name from Maury, in Basses Pyrénées. English: probably a variant of Morey 2.

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


Similar surnames: Mauri, Maura, Mauzy, Mars, Mauro, Haury, Merry, Laury, Matey, Mary

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Maury Family Origin

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Maury Family Occupations

What did your Maury ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Coalheaver and Cultivateur were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Maury. 15% of Maury men worked as a Coalheaver and 25% of Maury women worked as a Cultivateur. Some less common occupations for Americans named Maury were Machiniste and Plasterer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Coalheaver
    15%
  • Engineer
    15%
  • Entrepreneur
    15%
  • Machiniste
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
    25%
  • Income
    25%
  • Labourer
    25%
  • Plasterer
    25%

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

Maury Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Maury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maury 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Maury. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Maury. For the veterans among your Maury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maury Life Expectancy

What is the average Maury lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Maury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Maury in 1951 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maury 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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