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Airrie Family History

Airrie Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Currie, Fairlie, Norrie, Corrie, Pirnie, Barrie, Alarie, Carrie

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Where is the Airrie family from?

You can see how Airrie families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Airrie family name was found in Scotland between 1871 and 1891. The most Airrie families were found in and Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there were 2 Airrie families living in Ayrshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Airrie's in Scotland. Ayrshire had the highest population of Airrie families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Airrie surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Airrie ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 33 census records available for the last name Airrie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Airrie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3 immigration records available for the last name Airrie. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Airrie. For the veterans among your Airrie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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