Scarry Family History

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Scarry Name Meaning

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Scurra ‘descendant of Scurra’, a personal name of uncertain origin. See also Scurry.

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


Similar surnames: Scurry, Carey, Curry, Quarry, Sherry, Mcgarry, Carr, Carty, Scally

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Scarry Family Origin

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Scarry Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, Keeping House, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scarry. The most common Scarry occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 17% of Scarry's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Scarry family was Carpenter.

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Scarry Historical Records

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Scarry Life Expectancy

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