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Van wert Family History

Van wert Name Meaning
Dutch and Belgian: habitational name for someone from any of various places in Belgium and the Netherlands called Weert, (De) Weerd, Weerde, or Waarde.

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

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Name Distribution of Van wert Families

  • Number of Van wert families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Van wert families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Van wert last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Van wert Family Origin

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Van wert Immigration Information

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Van wert Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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