Vires Name Meaning

French (Huguenot): of uncertain origin; perhaps a habitational name from Vire in Calvados. Compare Vier.

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


Similar surnames: Hires, Vignes, Sires, Jines, Vier, Virts, Viney, Gares, Virgo, Vilas

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Vires Family Origin

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Vires Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Coliar

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vires family was Coliar. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vires. The most common Vires occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Vires's were Farmers.

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Vires Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Vires life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Vires in 1953 was 42, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vires

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