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Ardrey Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from Airdrie, the name of several farms and minor places in Nairn, Fife, and Kirkcudbrightshire, as well as Airdrie near Glasgow. The origins of the place names are uncertain; in some cases it is said to represent Gaelic árd ruigh ‘high reach’ or ‘high slope’.

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


Similar surnames: Audrey, Arden, Airey, Arney, Drey, Eardley, Yardley, Adney, Audley

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Ardrey Family Origin

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Ardrey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Works On Farm

    12%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, the most common Ardrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Ardrey's were Farmers. Farmer, Works On Farm and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ardrey. A less common occupation for the Ardrey family was Carpenter.

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Ardrey Historical Records

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Ardrey Life Expectancy

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