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Vadnais Family History

Vadnais Name Meaning
French: probably a northern or eastern variant of Gadonnet.

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

41,424 Historical Documents with Vadnais on Ancestry
7,810 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
879 Military Records
426 Immigration Records
5,432 Census and Voter Lists
26,877 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Vadnais Families

  • Number of Vadnais families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Vadnais last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Vadnais census records

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Vadnais Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Vadnais

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Vadnais Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Vadnais census records

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Military Service by Vadnais

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