Sharry Family History

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Sharry Name Meaning

Reduced and altered form of Irish McSherry.

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


Similar surnames: Sherry, Wharry, Scarry, Quarry, Garry, Shirey, Harty, Harry, Sharar

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Sharry Family Origin

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Sharry Family Occupations

What did your Sharry ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cistern Builder and Junk Ship were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharry. A less common occupation for the Sharry family was Keeping Saloon. The most common Sharry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Sharry's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cistern Builder

    14%
  • Junk Ship

    14%
  • Keeping Saloon

    14%

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

Sharry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sharry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sharry 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sharry. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sharry. For the veterans among your Sharry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sharry Life Expectancy

What is the average Sharry lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sharry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Sharry in 1962 was 78, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sharry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sharry 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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