Vivier Family History

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Vivier Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived by a fish pond, from Latin vivarium, a derivative of vivus ‘alive’.

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


Similar surnames: Vivian, Riviera, Riviere, Revier, Vicker, Lavier, Didier, Vallier

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Vivier Family Origin

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Vivier Family Occupations

What did your Vivier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Brick Layer, Cotton Mill and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vivier. The most common Vivier occupation in the USA was Brick Layer. 20% of Vivier's were Brick Layers. A less common occupation for the Vivier family was Laborer.

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  • Brick Layer

    20%
  • Cotton Mill

    20%
  • House Keeper

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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

Vivier Historical Records

What Vivier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vivier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vivier census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Vivier

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Vivier. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Vivier. For the veterans among your Vivier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vivier Life Expectancy

What is the average Vivier lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Vivier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Vivier in 1954 was 48, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vivier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vivier 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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