Viney Family History

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Viney Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): probably a habitational name from an unidentified place in northern France named with Late Latin vinetum ‘vineyard’, a derivative of Latin vinea ‘vine’.

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

Similar surnames: Vine, Disney, Ivey, Viner, Vint, Wiley, Sidney, Vines, Ailey, Vinet

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Viney Family Origin

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Viney Family Occupations

What did your Viney ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Viney. 3% of Viney men worked as a General Labourer and 54% of Viney women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Viney were Postman and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Cowman
  • Postman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Servant
  • Housewife

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

Viney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Viney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Viney 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 Viney. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Viney. For the veterans among your Viney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Viney Life Expectancy

What is the average Viney lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Viney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Viney in 1953 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Viney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Viney 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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