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Barrie Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of various places, especially one in Angus, generally named with Gaelic barr ‘height’, ‘hill’, or from a British cognate of this word.

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


Similar surnames: Barre, Barrow, Barrios, Barra, Dargie, Carrie, Barros, Barrese

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Barrie Family Origin

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Barrie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Tailor

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Barrie family was Tailor. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barrie. The most common Barrie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Barrie's were Farmers.

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Barrie Historical Records

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Barrie Life Expectancy

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