Vose Family History

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Vose Name Meaning

English: variant of Fosse. Dutch: patronymic from a reduced form of the Latin personal name Servatius.

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

Similar surnames: Lose, Bose, Hose, Rose, Jose, Vos, Ose, Hone, Rosi, Gorse

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Vose Family Origin

Where is the Vose family from?

Vose Family Occupations

What did your Vose ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vose. A less common occupation for the Vose family was Carpenter. The most common Vose occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Vose's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Vose Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Vose. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vose 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 Vose. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Vose. For the veterans among your Vose ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vose Life Expectancy

What is the average Vose lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Vose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Vose in 1950 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vose

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vose 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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