Peery Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Perry, taken to Ireland at the time of the Plantation of Ulster and in the Cromwellian period.

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


Similar surnames: Geery, Beery, Perry, Peary, Peer, Deery, Peers, Seery, Terry, Peercy

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Peery Family Origin

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Peery Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    2%

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In 1880, the most common Peery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Peery's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Peery family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peery.

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Peery Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Peery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Peery in 1943 was 39, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peery

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