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Vivian Name Meaning

English and French: from the personal name (Latin Vivianus, a derivative of vivus ‘living’, ‘alive’). The name was borne by a 5th-century bishop of Saintes, France, and was popular among the Normans, by whom it was introduced to England.

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

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Vivian Family Origin

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Vivian Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    16%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cattle Raiser

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vivian family was Cattle Raiser. Miner, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vivian. The most common Vivian occupation in the USA was Miner. 16% of Vivian's were Miners.

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Vivian Historical Records

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Vivian Life Expectancy

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