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Jory Name Meaning

Southern French: from the personal name, the Occitan form of George.

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


Similar surnames: Gory, Mory, Lory, Joy, Ory, Jorn, Nord, Dobry, Jury, Bjorn

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Jory Family Origin

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Jory Family Occupations

What did your Jory ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jory. A less common occupation for the Jory family was Engineer. The most common Jory occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Jory's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Miner

    8%
  • Engineer

    5%

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

Jory Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Jory Life Expectancy

What is the average Jory lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Jory life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Jory in 1957 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jory

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jory 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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