Wery Name Meaning

Belgian (Walloon): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements widu ‘wood’ + ric ‘power’.

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


Similar surnames: Gery, Merry, Mery, Dery, Werry, Wein, Fey, Ber, Bern, Jerry

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Wery Family Origin

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Wery Family Occupations

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  • Shoe Maker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Wery occupation in Canada was Shoe Maker. 100% of Wery's were Shoe Makers.

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Wery Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Wery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wery in 1963 was 71, and 83 in 2004.

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