Vieau Family History

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Vieau Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Viaux or Viaud, from the personal name Vial, a vernacular form of Latin Vitalis (see Vitale).

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

Similar surnames: Vital, Vial, Viau, Vidal, Via, Viel, Vida, Vita, Veal, Vilar

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Vieau Family Origin

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Vieau Family Occupations

What did your Vieau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vieau family was Works In Lumber Yard. The most common Vieau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Vieau's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Stone Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vieau.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Stone Cutter

  • Works In Lumber Yard


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

Vieau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Vieau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vieau 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 112 immigration records available for the last name Vieau. 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 446 military records available for the last name Vieau. For the veterans among your Vieau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vieau Life Expectancy

What is the average Vieau lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Vieau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Vieau in 1963 was 76, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vieau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vieau 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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