Vasil Family History

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Vasil Name Meaning

Greek: reduced form of Vasilakis or any of various other patronymic or other derivatives of the personal name Vasilis (see Basil), including Vasilidis, Vasiloglou, Vasilopoulos, etc. American reduced form of Serbian Vasiljevic, from Greek Vasilis (see Basil).

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

Similar surnames: Basil, Vasile, Basile, Valis, Wasil, Vasko, Vas, Basel, Vail, Kastl

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Vasil Family Origin

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Vasil Family Occupations

What did your Vasil ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coal Waggon Washery Tipper (above) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Vasil. 34% of Vasil men worked as a Coal Waggon Washery Tipper (above) and 60% of Vasil women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vasil were Tobacconist Newsagent Shopkeeper confection subpostmaster and Unpaid House Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coal Waggon Washery Tipper (above)
  • Colliery Fitter
  • Tobacconist Newsagent Shopkeeper confection subpostmaster

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid House Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Vasil Historical Records

What Vasil family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Vasil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vasil 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 Vasil. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 815 military records available for the last name Vasil. For the veterans among your Vasil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vasil Life Expectancy

What is the average Vasil lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Vasil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Vasil in 1944 was 50, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vasil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vasil 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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