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Viets Family History

Viets Name Meaning
North German: patronymic from Viet, North German form of Veit.

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

45,342 Historical Documents with Viets on Ancestry.com
8,933 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,979 Military Records
788 Immigration Records
4,908 Census and Voter Lists
28,734 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Viets Families

  • Number of Viets families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Viets families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Viets last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Viets census records

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Viets Family Origin

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Viets Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Viets families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Viets

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Viets Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Viets census records

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Viets Civil War Service Records

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