Viets Family History

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Viets Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Viet, North German form of Veit.

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

Similar surnames: Vieth, Virts, Tiegs, Eilts, Kitts, Wiens, Piety, Fies, Voigts, Dietl

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Viets Family Origin

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Viets Family Occupations

What did your Viets ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Viets.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper

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

Viets Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Viets. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Viets 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 846 immigration records available for the last name Viets. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Viets. For the veterans among your Viets ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Viets Life Expectancy

What is the average Viets lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Viets life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Viets in 1943 was 54, and 60 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Viets 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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