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Garris Name Meaning

French: habitational name from a place so named in Saint-Palay canton in Pyrénées Atlantiques. German: variant of Gehris.

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

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Garris Family Origin

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Garris Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Garris family was Farm Laborer. The most common Garris occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Garris's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garris.

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Garris Life Expectancy

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