Vaile Family History

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Vaile Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Vale.

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

Similar surnames: Vail, Faile, Haile, Vile, Baile, Vails, Saile, Vagle, Vale, Walle

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Vaile Family Origin

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Vaile Family Occupations

What did your Vaile ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Vaile occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Vaile's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Vaile family was Boiler Maker. Farmer, Lawyer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vaile.

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  • Farmer

  • Lawyer

  • Barber

  • Boiler Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Vaile ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Vaile Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Vaile. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vaile census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 877 immigration records available for the last name Vaile. 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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Draft Card

There are 750 military records available for the last name Vaile. For the veterans among your Vaile ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vaile Life Expectancy

What is the average Vaile lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Vaile life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Vaile in 1958 was 44, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vaile

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vaile ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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