Garrity Family History

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Garrity Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McGarity, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Oireachtaigh ‘son of Oireachtach’.

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


Similar surnames: Harrity, Garity, Dorrity, Garry, Herrity, Harty, Darity, Gerrity

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Garrity Family Origin

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Garrity Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeps House

    4%

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garrity. A less common occupation for the Garrity family was Keeps House. The most common Garrity occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Garrity's were Laborers.

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Garrity Historical Records

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Garrity Life Expectancy

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