Rury Family History

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Rury Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Rorie. I DELED DENSE 2 BECAUSE OF EG'S NOTE. This ANN from former sense 2. Not in HB, HN, BR, SFN. ExG to pwh: "not German," "not in Ger. tel. dir."***

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

Similar surnames: Ury, Bury, Rudy, Jury, Dury, Fury, Eury, Drury, Kury, Oury

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Rury Family Origin

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Rury Family Occupations

What did your Rury ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Dress Making were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rury. The most common Rury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Rury's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rury family was Minister.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Dress Making

  • Minister


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

Rury Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rury 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 294 immigration records available for the last name Rury. 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 478 military records available for the last name Rury. For the veterans among your Rury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rury Life Expectancy

What is the average Rury lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Rury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Rury in 1955 was 48, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rury 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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