Herrity Family History

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Herrity Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hOireachtaigh (see Harrington).

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


Similar surnames: Harrity, Garrity, Herlihy, Hearty, Dorrity, Herrick, Terry, Harty

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Herrity Family Origin

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Herrity Family Occupations

What did your Herrity ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Herrity occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Herrity's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Herrity family was Cotton Mill. Laborer, Works In Rolling Mill and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herrity.

View Census data for Herrity | Data not to scale

  • Laborer

    27%
  • Works In Rolling Mill

    20%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Cotton Mill

    7%

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

Herrity Historical Records

What Herrity family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Herrity. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Herrity census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Herrity

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Herrity. 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 Herrity. For the veterans among your Herrity ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Herrity Life Expectancy

What is the average Herrity lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Herrity life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Herrity in 1960 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Herrity

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Herrity 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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