Curry Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Comhraidhe, ‘descendant of Comhraidhe’, a personal name of uncertain meaning. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corra (see Corr). Scottish and northern English: variant of Currie.

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

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Curry Family Origin

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Curry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Curry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Curry's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Curry. A less common occupation for the Curry family was Farm Laborer.

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Curry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Curry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Curry in 1940 was 38, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Curry

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