Vidal Name Meaning

Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese, northern Italian, French, and English: from the personal name, a derivative of the Latin personal name Vitalis (see Vitale).

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


Similar surnames: Vial, Vida, Vital, Vinal, Vitale, Vidales, Viale, Fidel, Vita, Via

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Vidal Family Origin

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Vidal Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vidal. A less common occupation for the Vidal family was Cigar Maker. The most common Vidal occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Vidal's were Laborers.

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Vidal Historical Records

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Vidal Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Vidal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Vidal in 1942 was 44, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vidal

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