Vernet Family History

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Vernet Name Meaning

Catalan and Occitan: topographic name from vernet ‘plantation or forest of alders’. Catalan: habitational name from any of the places named Vernet, especially a town in El Conflent district, in northern Catalonia.

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

Similar surnames: Verne, Verges, Venner, Vernon, Varney, Verge, Viernes, Cerney, Ferner

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Vernet Family Origin

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Vernet Family Occupations

What did your Vernet ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Vernet occupation in the UK was Agent & Consul General For Switzerland (Merchant Banker). 100% of Vernet's were Agent & Consul General For Switzerland (Merchant Banker)s.

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  • Agent & Consul General For Switzerland (Merchant Banker)


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

Vernet Historical Records

What Vernet family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Vernet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vernet 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 Vernet. 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 262 military records available for the last name Vernet. For the veterans among your Vernet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vernet Life Expectancy

What is the average Vernet lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Vernet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Vernet in 1948 was 62, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vernet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vernet 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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