Vallier Family History

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Vallier Name Meaning

French: from the personal name Valére, from Latin Valerius (see Valerio). English: topographic name for a dweller in a valley, from a noun derivative of Old French val ‘valley’ or possibly Middle English valeye.

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

Similar surnames: Gallier, Vallet, Hollier, Callier, Valliere, Waller, Vallie, Valley

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Vallier Family Origin

Where is the Vallier family from?

Vallier Family Occupations

What did your Vallier ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Laborer, Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vallier. The most common Vallier occupation in Canada was Laborer. 18% of Vallier's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Vallier family was Journalier.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farmer Son

  • Journalier


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Vallier ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Vallier Historical Records

What Vallier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Vallier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vallier 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 660 immigration records available for the last name Vallier. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 965 military records available for the last name Vallier. For the veterans among your Vallier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vallier Life Expectancy

What is the average Vallier lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Vallier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Vallier in 1954 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vallier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vallier 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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