Darity Family History

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Darity Name Meaning

Altered form of Irish Dorrity, which MacLysaght identifies as a form of Doherty.

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


Similar surnames: Darty, Garity, Dority, Harty, Mavity, Dorrity, Garrity, Carty, Darin

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Darity Family Origin

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Darity Family Occupations

What did your Darity ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, At School and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Darity. A less common occupation for the Darity family was Farming. The most common Darity occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Darity's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • At School

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Farming

    7%

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

Darity Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Darity. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Darity 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Darity. 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 Darity. For the veterans among your Darity ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Darity Life Expectancy

What is the average Darity lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Darity life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Darity in 1961 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Darity

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Darity 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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