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Van rankin Family History

Van rankin Name Meaning

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

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148 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
315 Military Records
15 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Van rankin Families

  • Number of Van rankin families
    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 rankin Family Origin

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Van rankin Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Van rankin

Using the Social Security Death Index, you can find out how long people with the family name Van rankin lived, as well as find information about specific Van rankin ancestors. The Social Security Death Index has records for over 70 million names; where you can find birth dates, death dates, addresses, and more.

Van rankin Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Van rankin census records

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Military Service by Van rankin

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