Forry Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized or Anglicized form of French Forêt (see Foret).

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

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Forry Family Origin

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Forry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Forry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Forry's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forry. A less common occupation for the Forry family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Forry | Data not to scale

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Forry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Forry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Forry in 1955 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Forry

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