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Vanderwater Family History

Vanderwater Name Meaning

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

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1,356 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
390 Military Records
197 Immigration Records
3,057 Census and Voter Lists
4,889 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Vanderwater Families

  • Number of Vanderwater families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Vanderwater last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Vanderwater census records

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Vanderwater Family Origin

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Vanderwater Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Vanderwater

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Vanderwater Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Vanderwater census records

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Vanderwater Civil War Service Records

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