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Iarris Family History

Iarris 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: Harris, Farris, Sarris, Carris, Garris, Parris, Marris, Barris

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Where is the Iarris family from?

You can see how Iarris families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Iarris family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1891 and 1920. The most Iarris families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 6 Iarris families living in Derbyshire. This was about 86% of all the recorded Iarris's in United Kingdom. Derbyshire had the highest population of Iarris families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Iarris surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 333 census records available for the last name Iarris. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Iarris 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Iarris. 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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Draft Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Iarris. For the veterans among your Iarris ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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