Scurry Family History

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Scurry Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Scoireadh ‘descendant of Scoireadh’. Woulfe believes Ó Scoireadh and Ó Scurra (see Scarry) to be localized variants of the same name, while MacLysaght regards them as two different names.

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


Similar surnames: Scarry, Curry, Sherry, Scully, Merry, Mcmurray, Mcgarry, Carry, Corry

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Scurry Family Origin

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Scurry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Hand

    4%

In 1880, the most common Scurry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Scurry's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scurry. A less common occupation for the Scurry family was Farm Hand.

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Scurry Historical Records

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Scurry Life Expectancy

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