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Vanderwerff Family History

Vanderwerff Name Meaning
Dutch (Van der Werff): variant of Vanderwerf.

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

5,142 Historical Documents with Vanderwerff on Ancestry.com
2,250 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
134 Military Records
177 Immigration Records
857 Census and Voter Lists
1,724 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Vanderwerff Families

  • Number of Vanderwerff families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Vanderwerff families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Vanderwerff last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Vanderwerff Family Origin

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Vanderwerff Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Vanderwerff

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Vanderwerff Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Vanderwerff census records

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Military Service by Vanderwerff

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