Jory Name Meaning

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

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

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Jory Family Origin

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Jory Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Miner

    8%
  • Engineer

    5%

In 1880, 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. Farmer, Keeping House and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jory.

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Jory Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jory

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