Vlad Family History

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Vlad Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, and Romanian: from a short form of the personal name Vladislav, an old Slavic name composed of the elements volod ‘rule’ + slav ‘glory’, Latinized as Ladislaus and found in Hungarian as László (see Laszlo).

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

Similar surnames: Glad, Van, Vlk, Eland, Olah, Lam, Lau, Via, Chad, Eld

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Vlad Family Origin

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Vlad Family Occupations

What did your Vlad ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Vlad. 19% of Vlad men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Vlad women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vlad were Acetylene Welder and House Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Coal Miner
  • Farmer
  • Acetylene Welder

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Clerk
  • Clerk Retail Grocery
  • House Work

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

Vlad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 420 census records available for the last name Vlad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vlad 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 604 immigration records available for the last name Vlad. 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 255 military records available for the last name Vlad. For the veterans among your Vlad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vlad Life Expectancy

What is the average Vlad lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Vlad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Vlad in 1953 was 55, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vlad 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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