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Valliere Name Meaning

French (Vallière): topographic name for someone who lived in a small valley from Old French valiere (from Latin vallis ‘valley’ + the suffix -aria); or a habitational name from any of several places in France named (La) Vallière.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Vallier, Vallese, Villere, Vallee, Vallie, Valles, Valleau, Hollier

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Where is the Valliere family from?

You can see how Valliere families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Valliere family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Valliere families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1880 there were 26 Valliere families living in New York. This was about 36% of all the recorded Valliere's in USA. New York had the highest population of Valliere families in 1880.
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What did your Valliere ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Valliere. 24% of Valliere men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Valliere women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Valliere were Salesman and Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Housekeeper
  • Weaver
  • Housewife
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Census Records

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Valliere. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Valliere census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Valliere. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Valliere. For the veterans among your Valliere ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Valliere lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Valliere life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Valliere in 1951 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

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