Vial Family History

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Vial Name Meaning

English, French, and Italian (Venetia): from a personal name derived from the Latin personal name Vitalis (see Vitale). The name became common in England after the Norman Conquest both in its learned form Vitalis and in the northern French form Viel.

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

Similar surnames: Vidal, Viale, Vital, Via, Viel, Veal, Dial, Vida, Pal, Vinal

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Vial Family Origin

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Vial Family Occupations

What did your Vial ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cook was the top reported job for people in the CA named Vial. 25% of Vial men worked as a Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cook
  • Cultivateur
  • Manager
  • Professor

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

Vial Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Vial. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vial 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Vial. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Vial. For the veterans among your Vial ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vial Life Expectancy

What is the average Vial lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Vial life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Vial in 1954 was 67, and 66 in 2004.

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