Vivar Family History

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Vivar Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the places called with Vivar, specially from Vivar del Cid, in Burgos province, the place where the medieval warrior Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar, also known as El Cid, was born.

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

Similar surnames: Vilar, Vejar, Rivas, Pilar, Vina, Vinal, Vinas, Olivar, Vita, Vilas

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Vivar Family Origin

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Vivar Family Occupations

What did your Vivar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Bottler was the top reported job for people in the US named Vivar. 50% of Vivar men worked as a Bottler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Bottler
  • Pipe Covering

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

Vivar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Vivar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vivar 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 656 immigration records available for the last name Vivar. 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 95 military records available for the last name Vivar. For the veterans among your Vivar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vivar Life Expectancy

What is the average Vivar lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2004, in the United States, Vivar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Vivar in 1971 was 73, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vivar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vivar 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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