Vinje Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of fifteen farmsteads so named, from a form of Old Norse vin ‘meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Linge, Rinde, Vine, Linde, Vince, Line, Vina, Vinal, Vinas, Kinne

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Vinje Family Origin

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Vinje Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Vinje occupation in the USA was Farming. 100% of Vinje's were Farmings.

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Between 1946 and 2004, Vinje life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Vinje in 1946 was 55, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vinje

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