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Viora Family History

Viora 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: Viola, Viera, Vora, Mora, Villa, Arora, Gioia, Vila, Vara, Mira

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Where is the Viora family from?

You can see how Viora families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Viora family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Viora families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Viora families living in Illinois. This was about 60% of all the recorded Viora's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Viora families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Viora surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Viora ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Stone Loader was the top reported job for people in the USA named Viora. 100% of Viora men worked as a Stone Loader. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Stone Loader
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Census Records

There are 177 census records available for the last name Viora. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Viora 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 67 immigration records available for the last name Viora. 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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Draft Cards

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

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What is the average Viora lifespan?

Between 1977 and 1998, in the United States, Viora life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Viora in 1977 was 103, and 89 in 1998.

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