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Vlad Family History

Vlad Name Meaning
Czech, Slovak, and Romanian: from a short form of the personal name Vladislav, an old Slavic name composed of the elements volod ‘rule’ + slav ‘glory’, Latinized as Ladislaus and found in Hungarian as László (see Laszlo).

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

2,655 Historical Documents with Vlad on Ancestry.com
936 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
236 Military Records
586 Immigration Records
415 Census and Voter Lists
482 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Vlad Families

  • Number of Vlad families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Vlad Family Origin

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Vlad Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Vlad

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Vlad Family Occupations

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Military Service by Vlad

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