Amory Family History

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Amory Name Meaning

English: from a Germanic personal name, Aimeri, composed of the elements haim ‘home’ + ric ‘power’. (The same elements constitute the etymology of Henry.) The name was introduced into England from France by the Normans. There has been some confusion with Emery.

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

Similar surnames: Emery, Amor, Mory, Andry, Amore, Avery, Amaro, Amos, Mort, Demory

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Amory Family Origin

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Amory Family Occupations

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In 1940, Salesman and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Amory. 24% of Amory men worked as a Salesman and 50% of Amory women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Amory were Electrician and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Operator
  • Electrician

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Bookkeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Amory Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Amory. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amory 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Amory. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Amory. For the veterans among your Amory ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amory Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Amory life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Amory in 1958 was 64, and 77 in 2004.

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