Autrey Family History

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Autrey Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English and French Autry 1.

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

Similar surnames: Autry, Awtrey, Audrey, Autery, Aubrey, Aubry, Awbrey, Antley, Duprey

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Autrey Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Autrey name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Autrey. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


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Autrey Family Origin

Where is the Autrey family from?

Autrey Family Occupations

What did your Autrey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Autrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Autrey's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Autrey. A less common occupation for the Autrey family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Autrey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Autrey Historical Records

What Autrey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Autrey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Autrey 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 735 immigration records available for the last name Autrey. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Autrey. For the veterans among your Autrey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Autrey Life Expectancy

What is the average Autrey lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Autrey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Autrey in 1945 was 20, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Autrey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Autrey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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