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Van cleef Family History

Van cleef Name Meaning
Dutch: variant of Van Cleve.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Name Distribution of Van cleef Families

  • Number of Van cleef families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Van cleef Family Origin

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Van cleef Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Van cleef Civil War Service Records

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