Vinton Family History

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Vinton Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant of Fenton.

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


Similar surnames: Finton, Vinson, Sinton, Vint, Hanton, Inmon, Minton, Hilton, Linson

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Vinton Family Origin

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Vinton Family Occupations

What did your Vinton 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 Vinton. 28% of Vinton men worked as a General Labourer and 75% of Vinton women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vinton were Unpaid Domestic Duties and Shop Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    28%
  • General Labourer Heavy Worker
    17%
  • Coppersmiths Labourer
    12%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    75%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%
  • Shop Assistant
    3%

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

Vinton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Vinton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vinton 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Vinton. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Vinton. For the veterans among your Vinton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vinton Life Expectancy

What is the average Vinton lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Vinton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Vinton in 1958 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

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