Ury Name Meaning

French (Alsace): regional variant of Oury, a pet form of the German personal name Ulrich. English: variant spelling of Urey. German: variant of Ory. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Ukrainian Jury, from the personal name, Ukrainian form of George. Jewish: from the Biblical personal name Uri.

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


Similar surnames: Ory, Bury, Oury, Ary, Eury, Dury, Fey, Kury, Fry, Pry

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Ury Family Origin

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Ury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Ury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ury's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ury. A less common occupation for the Ury family was Keeping House.

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Ury Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Ury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ury in 1962 was 78, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ury

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