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Viota Family History

Viota 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: Vota, Viola, Vita, Nitta, Vito, Villa, Gioia, Vila, Rota, Ota

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Where is the Viota family from?

You can see how Viota families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Viota family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Viota families were found in USA in 1920, and Canada in 1911. In 1920 there was 1 Viota family living in Iowa. This was 100% of all the recorded Viota's in USA. Iowa had the highest population of Viota families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Viota surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Viota ancestors do for a living?

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

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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

  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 89 census records available for the last name Viota. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Viota 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 99 immigration records available for the last name Viota. 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 8 military records available for the last name Viota. For the veterans among your Viota ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Viota lifespan?

Between 1976 and 1993, in the United States, Viota life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Viota in 1976 was 82, and 74 in 1993.

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