Vliet Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a brook, from vliet ‘brook’, ‘stream’, or habitational name from a place named with this word. Compare Van Vliet.

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


Similar surnames: Lier, Fleet, Leet, Flint, List, Lien, Lied, Lietz, Clint, Vint

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Vliet Family Origin

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Vliet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vliet family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vliet. The most common Vliet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Vliet's were Farmers.

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Vliet Historical Records

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Vliet Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Vliet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Vliet in 1962 was 54, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vliet

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