Creary Family History

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Creary Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCreary.

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


Similar surnames: Cleary, Crary, Clary, Crady, Treacy, Greany, Geary, Mcneary, Crea

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Creary Family Origin

Where is the Creary family from?

Creary Family Occupations

What did your Creary ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Creary family was City Marshall. The most common Creary occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 13% of Creary's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Laborer and Brass Model Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creary.

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  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Brass Model Maker

    7%
  • City Marshall

    7%

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

Creary Historical Records

What Creary family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Creary. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Creary census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Creary

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Creary. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Creary. For the veterans among your Creary ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Creary Life Expectancy

What is the average Creary lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Creary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Creary in 1953 was 36, and 50 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Creary

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Creary 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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