Peary Name Meaning

Northern English: variant spelling of Peery.

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


Similar surnames: Peare, Perry, Peart, Pears, Eary, Peard, Geary, Pearcy, Berry, Peay

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Peary Family Origin

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Peary Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Peary occupation in Canada was Servant. 100% of Peary's were Servants.

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Peary Historical Records

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Peary Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Peary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Peary in 1962 was 67, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peary

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