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Vex Family History

Vex Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Vea, Vey, Vee, Rex, Jex, Lex, Bex, Vix, He, Wei

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Where is the Vex family from?

You can see how Vex families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Vex family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Vex families were found in and USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Vex family living in Kansas. This was about 50% of all the recorded Vex's in USA. Kansas and 1 other state had the highest population of Vex families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Vex surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 99 census records available for the last name Vex. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vex census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 10 immigration records available for the last name Vex. 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 Cards

There are 12 military records available for the last name Vex. For the veterans among your Vex ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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