Werry Name Meaning

English: from an unattested Old German personal name Werric (Old French Guerri).

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


Similar surnames: Berry, Terry, Merry, Ferry, Derry, Jerry, Perry, Verry, Burry, Werre

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Werry Family Origin

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Werry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Miner

    15%
  • Barber

    5%

In 1880, the most common Werry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Werry's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Werry. A less common occupation for the Werry family was Barber.

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Werry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Werry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Werry in 1962 was 87, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Werry

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