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Peery Family History

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

208,611 Historical Documents with Peery on Ancestry.com
21,277 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,305 Military Records
564 Immigration Records
16,916 Census and Voter Lists
166,549 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Peery Families

  • Number of Peery families
     34 - 65
     12 - 33
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Peery families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Peery families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Peery census records

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Peery Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Peery families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Peery Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Peery families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Peery

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Peery Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Peery census records

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Peery Civil War Service Records

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