When George Berry was born in 1784, in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Berry, was 11781 and his mother, Esther Howard, was 26. He married Esther Whewell on 2 March 1802, in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters.
Irish and Manx: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara ‘descendant of Béara’, a personal name of unexplained etymology; or, in some cases, perhaps an Anglicized form of Irish and Manx Ó Beargha. Compare Barry 1.
Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Barrie .
English: habitational name from any of several places called in Devon named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house, stronghold’, such as Berry Pomeroy and Berrynarbor.