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Vides Name Meaning

Spanish: from the plural of Spanish vid ‘grapevine’, topographic name for somebody who lived by a vineyard, or occupational name for somebody who worked on it.

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

Similar surnames: Sides, Bies, Vida, Vignes, Vales, Vilas, Vidales, Ries, Vidas, Limes

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Where is the Vides family from?

You can see how Vides families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Vides family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Vides families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 4 Vides families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Vides's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Vides families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Vides surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Vides ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Vides. 34% of Vides men worked as a Laborer.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Proprietor
  • Machinist
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Census Records

There are 530 census records available for the last name Vides. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vides 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 698 immigration records available for the last name Vides. 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 28 military records available for the last name Vides. For the veterans among your Vides ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Vides lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2002, in the United States, Vides life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Vides in 1942 was 59, and 83 in 2002.

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