Vary Family History

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Vary Name Meaning

English: from a late form of Farrow; it was first recorded in the 17th century. Hungarian (Váry): variant of Vári (see Vari).

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

Similar surnames: Gary, Eary, Ary, Varty, Avary, Vardy, Cary, Mars, Darr, Avery

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Vary Family Origin

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Vary Family Occupations

What did your Vary ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vary. The most common Vary occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Vary's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Vary family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Vary Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Vary. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vary 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 777 immigration records available for the last name Vary. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Vary. For the veterans among your Vary ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vary Life Expectancy

What is the average Vary lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Vary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Vary in 1940 was 37, and 93 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vary 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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