Deery Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Daighre ‘descendant of Daighre’, a byname meaning ‘fiery’.

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


Similar surnames: Derry, Heery, Seery, Deere, Neary, Merry, Delay, Denny, Keary, Terry

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Deery Family Origin

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Deery Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • House Keeper

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deery. The most common Deery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Deery's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deery family was House Keeper.

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Deery Historical Records

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Deery Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Deery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Deery in 1958 was 65, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deery

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