Viney Family History

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Viney Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): probably a habitational name from an unidentified place in northern France named with Late Latin vinetum ‘vineyard’, a derivative of Latin vinea ‘vine’.

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

Similar surnames: Vine, Disney, Ivey, Viner, Vint, Wiley, Sidney, Vines, Ailey, Vinet

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Viney Family Origin

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Viney Family Occupations

What did your Viney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Viney family was Farm Laborer. The most common Viney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Viney's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Viney.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Viney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Viney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Viney 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 Viney. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Viney. For the veterans among your Viney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Viney Life Expectancy

What is the average Viney lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Viney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Viney in 1953 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Viney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Viney 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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