Vent Name Meaning

Dutch (de Vent): nickname from Middle Dutch vennoot, or veynoot ‘colleague’, ‘apprentice’, ‘mate’, ‘guy’. Czech: from a reduced form of the Italian personal name Bonaventura.

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


Similar surnames: Avent, Vento, Gent, Ent, Ventre, Sens, Kent, Bent, Vena, Lent

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Vent Family Origin

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Vent Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Sailor

    8%

In 1880, the most common Vent occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Vent's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vent. A less common occupation for the Vent family was Sailor.

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Vent Historical Records

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Vent Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Vent life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Vent in 1959 was 56, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vent

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