Vier Family History

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Vier Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. It has been suggested that this may be an Anglicized form of French (Huguenot) Via. Another possibility is that it is a reduced form of Devere.

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

Similar surnames: Dier, Vien, Lier, Viel, Tier, Viner, Mier, Dyer, Fier, Bier

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Vier Family Origin

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Vier Family Occupations

What did your Vier ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Vier occupation in the UK was Carpenter Joiner. 50% of Vier's were Carpenter Joiners. Carpenter Joiner and Stable Man were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vier.

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  • Carpenter Joiner

  • Stable Man


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

Vier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Vier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vier 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 618 immigration records available for the last name Vier. 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 530 military records available for the last name Vier. For the veterans among your Vier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vier Life Expectancy

What is the average Vier lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Vier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Vier in 1962 was 74, and 85 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vier 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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