Verdier Family History

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Verdier Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: occupational name for a forester, Old French verdier (Late Latin viridarius, a derivative of viridis ‘green’). The medieval officials in charge of a forest were known as verdiers on account of their green costumes, which may be regarded as an early example of camouflage. Southern French: topographic name for someone who lived near an orchard or garden, or an occupational name for someone who was employed in one, from Occitan verdier ‘orchard’ (Late Latin virid(i)arium).

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

Similar surnames: Verrier, Ferrier, Perrier, Vernier, Berrier, Vercher, Herder, Verde

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Verdier Family Origin

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Verdier Family Occupations

What did your Verdier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Verdier family was Physician. The most common Verdier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Verdier's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Verdier.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Physician


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

Verdier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Verdier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Verdier 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Verdier. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Verdier. For the veterans among your Verdier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Verdier Life Expectancy

What is the average Verdier lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Verdier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Verdier in 1951 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

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