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Vidnes Family History

Vidnes Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Vignes, Vides, Vines, Sidney, Hines, Vine, Vidales, Bines, Viernes

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Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Vidnes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Vidnes ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Vidnes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 46 census records available for the last name Vidnes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vidnes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 79 immigration records available for the last name Vidnes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 6 military records available for the last name Vidnes. For the veterans among your Vidnes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Vidnes lifespan?

Between 1975 and 1985, in the United States, Vidnes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Vidnes in 1975 was 66, and 73 in 1985.

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