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Origins of the Quarry surname

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About the Quarrys

We have a total number of 2707 records for people with the last name Quarry.

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Where do most Quarrys live?

In 1921, most Quarrys lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Quarrys

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We have 2,160 records for the Quarry surname. The oldest one dates back to 1643.

Who were Quarrys most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Quarry first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Quarrys

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Quarrys in 1921
House Servant




Dress Maker




General Servant Domestic


Common Male occupations for Quarrys in 1921


Glass Cutter


Agricultural Labourer




Errand Boy


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