Viana Family History

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Viana Name Meaning

Portuguese, Galician, and Spanish: habitational name from any of the places in Spain and Portugal called Viana.

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

Similar surnames: Vina, Vigna, Viano, Piana, Rana, Vinas, Mina, Vint, Vida, Ocana

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Viana Family Origin

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Viana Family Occupations

What did your Viana ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Viana occupation in the USA was Cigar Manufacturer. 100% of Viana's were Cigar Manufacturers.

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  • Cigar Manufacturer


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

Viana Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Viana. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Viana 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 Viana. 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 296 military records available for the last name Viana. For the veterans among your Viana ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Viana Life Expectancy

What is the average Viana lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Viana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Viana in 1959 was 68, and 52 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Viana 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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