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Van Eerden Family History

Van Eerden Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Van Bergen, Van Gerpen, Van Gorden, Van Deren, Van Orden, Van Weelden

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Census Records

There are 175 census records available for the last name Van Eerden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Eerden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 107 immigration records available for the last name Van Eerden. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 68 military records available for the last name Van Eerden. For the veterans among your Van Eerden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Van Eerden lifespan?

Between 1981 and 2002, in the United States, Van Eerden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Van Eerden in 1981 was 65, and 80 in 2002.

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