Vigeant Family History

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Vigeant Name Meaning

French: habitational name from Vigéant in Vienne, so named from Latin vicanus, a derivative of vicus ‘village’.

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

Similar surnames: Viano, Gant, Vogen, Vincent, Vigna, Grant, Virant, Vinet, Gent

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Vigeant Family Origin

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Vigeant Family Occupations

What did your Vigeant ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vigeant family was No Occupation. The most common Vigeant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Vigeant's were Farmers. Farmer, Grocer and House Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vigeant.

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  • Farmer

  • Grocer

  • House Carpenter

  • No Occupation


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

Vigeant Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Vigeant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vigeant 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 390 immigration records available for the last name Vigeant. 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 629 military records available for the last name Vigeant. For the veterans among your Vigeant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vigeant Life Expectancy

What is the average Vigeant lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Vigeant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Vigeant in 1958 was 46, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vigeant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vigeant 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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