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Try Name Meaning

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

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8,366 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
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814 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Try Families

  • Number of Try families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Try families
     47 - 91
     16 - 46
     1 - 15
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Try last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Try Family Origin

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Try Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

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Average Life Expectancy for Try

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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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Try Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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