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Vretta Family History

Vretta 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: Brett, Cetta, Rotta, Frett, Cresta, Petta, Pretty, Kresta, Resta

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Where is the Vretta family from?

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

What did your Vretta ancestors do for a living?

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

What Vretta family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 14 census records available for the last name Vretta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vretta 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 26 immigration records available for the last name Vretta. 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 4 military records available for the last name Vretta. For the veterans among your Vretta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Vretta lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2001, in the United States, Vretta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Vretta in 1963 was 64, and 81 in 2001.

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