Oury Family History

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Oury Name Meaning

French (Alsace-Lorraine): from a French pet form of the German personal name Ulrich.

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

Similar surnames: Ury, Bury, Kury, Dury, Eury, Ory, Noury, Coury, Buri, Jury

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Oury Family Origin

Where is the Oury family from?

Oury Family Occupations

What did your Oury ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oury. The most common Oury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Oury's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Oury family was Brick Mason.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Printer

  • Brick Mason


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Oury ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Oury Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Oury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oury 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 317 immigration records available for the last name Oury. 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 940 military records available for the last name Oury. For the veterans among your Oury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oury Life Expectancy

What is the average Oury lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Oury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Oury in 1952 was 55, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oury 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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