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Velay Family History

Velay Name Meaning

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

3,527 Historical Documents with Velay on Ancestry.com
1,332 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6 Military Records
118 Immigration Records
96 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Velay Families

Velay census records

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Velay Family Origin

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Velay Family Occupations

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Military Service by Velay

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