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Viorst Family History

Viorst 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: Vorst, Borst, Horst, Dorst, Forst, Hirst, First, Kirst, Korst, Fierst

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Where is the Viorst family from?

You can see how Viorst families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Viorst family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Viorst family living in New Jersey. This was 100% of all the recorded Viorst's in USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Viorst families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Viorst surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Viorst ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 8 census records available for the last name Viorst. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Viorst 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Viorst. 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 2 military records available for the last name Viorst. For the veterans among your Viorst ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Viorst lifespan?

Between 1976 and 1987, in the United States, Viorst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Viorst in 1976 was 75, and 85 in 1987.

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