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Where is the Neary family from?
You can see how Neary families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Neary family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Neary families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Neary families living in New York. This was about 40% of all the recorded Neary's in USA. New York and 1 other state had the highest population of Neary families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Neary surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Neary. 15% of Neary men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Neary women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Neary were New Worker and Teacher. .