Vien Name Meaning

Vietnamese: unexplained. French and Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Vivien, a vernacular form of the Latin name Vivianus.

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


Similar surnames: Lien, Bien, Wien, Sion, Vier, Oien, Lier, Vial, Kien, Sien

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Vien Family Origin

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Vien Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Cultivateur

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Labourer

    8%

In 1881, Laborer, Cultivateur and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vien. The most common Vien occupation in Canada was Laborer. 13% of Vien's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Vien family was Labourer.

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Vien Historical Records

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Vien Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Vien life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Vien in 1957 was 39, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vien

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