Larry Family History

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Larry Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Larry, a pet form of Lawrence.

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

Similar surnames: Harry, Lary, Lawry, Barry, Jerry, Terry, Laroy, Hurry, Jarry, Merry

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Larry Family Origin

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Larry Family Occupations

What did your Larry ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Larry. The most common Larry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Larry's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Larry family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Larry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Larry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Larry 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 Larry. 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 19,000 military records available for the last name Larry. For the veterans among your Larry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Larry Life Expectancy

What is the average Larry lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Larry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Larry in 1947 was 32, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Larry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Larry 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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