Kary Family History

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Kary Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Carey.

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

Similar surnames: Cary, Nary, Keary, Ary, Gary, Kay, Karn, Kark, Fary, Eary

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Kary Family Origin

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Kary Family Occupations

What did your Kary ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Kary Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Kary. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kary 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kary. 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 Kary. For the veterans among your Kary ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kary Life Expectancy

What is the average Kary lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Kary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kary in 1946 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kary

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kary 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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