Ventre Family History

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Ventre Name Meaning

Italian and French: nickname for a man with a large paunch, from Italian, Old French ventre ‘belly’ (Latin venter). Italian: probably from a short form of the personal names Bonventre or Brazzaventre. English: nickname for a bold or daring person, from Middle English aventure ‘chance’, ‘hazard’. Compare Venters.

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

Similar surnames: Ventry, Venters, Gentry, Ventura, Gentle, Petre, Vent, Vetro, Bentle

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Ventre Family Origin

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Ventre Family Occupations

What did your Ventre ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dock Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ventre. 50% of Ventre men worked as a Dock Labourer and 84% of Ventre women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ventre were Ice Cream Vendor and Ice Cream Vendor

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dock Labourer
  • Ice Cream Vendor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Ice Cream Vendor

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

Ventre Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ventre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ventre 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ventre. 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 795 military records available for the last name Ventre. For the veterans among your Ventre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ventre Life Expectancy

What is the average Ventre lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Ventre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Ventre in 1958 was 56, and 70 in 2004.

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