Vinet Family History

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Vinet Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a wine grower, from a diminutive of vin, a noun derivative of Old French viner ‘to make wine’.

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

Similar surnames: Viner, Vine, Miner, Vignes, Pinet, Viney, Minett, Vincent, Gionet

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Vinet Family Origin

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Vinet Family Occupations

What did your Vinet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Vinet occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Vinet's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Vinet family was Butcher. Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vinet.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher


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

Vinet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Vinet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vinetcensus 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 853 immigration records available for the last name Vinet. 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 382 military records available for the last name Vinet. For the veterans among your Vinet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vinet Life Expectancy

What is the average Vinet lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Vinet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Vinet in 1952 was 46, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vinet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vinet 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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