Yerian Family History

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Yerian Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. It is probably an Americanized spelling of North German or Dutch Jurian, a diminutive of the personal name Joris, a Dutch form of George. The notion that it is Armenian seems to be based on nothing more than the -ian ending, which is characteristic of Armenian surnames. It is not known as an Armenian surname.

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

Similar surnames: German, Perman, Yerman, Burian, Yarian, Merman, Derman, Varian, Yerxa

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Yerian Family Origin

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Yerian Family Occupations

What did your Yerian ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yerian family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Gunsmith and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yerian. The most common Yerian occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Yerian's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Gunsmith

  • Machinist

  • Works On Farm


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Yerian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yerian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yerian 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 91 immigration records available for the last name Yerian. 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 472 military records available for the last name Yerian. For the veterans among your Yerian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yerian Life Expectancy

What is the average Yerian lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Yerian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Yerian in 1946 was 34, and 63 in 2004.

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