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 1939, Licensee and Private Means were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Vernet. 50% of Vernet men worked as a Licensee and 43% of Vernet women worked as a Private Means. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vernet were Member London Stock Exchange and Licensee

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Licensee
  • Member London Stock Exchange

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means
  • Civil Hospital Matron (ret
  • Hospital Nurse (probationer)
  • Licensee

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

Vernet Historical Records

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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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