Villars Family History

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Villars Name Meaning

Southern French: habitational name from any of various places called Villars, from Late Latin villare ‘outlying farm’, ‘dependent settlement’. Compare Villers.

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

Similar surnames: Villar, Villers, Villas, Villa, Villari, Villere, Vilar, Vilas

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Villars Family Origin

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Villars Family Occupations

What did your Villars ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur was the top reported job for people in the CA named Villars. 50% of Villars men worked as a Cultivateur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
  • Labourer
  • Miner

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

Villars Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Villars. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Villars 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 651 immigration records available for the last name Villars. 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 Villars. For the veterans among your Villars ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Villars Life Expectancy

What is the average Villars lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Villars life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Villars in 1949 was 38, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Villars

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Villars 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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