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Van Namee Family History

Van Namee 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 Name, Van Dam, Van Camp, Van Hee, Van Dale, Van Kampen, Van Aken

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Where is the Van Namee family from?

You can see how Van Namee families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Van Namee family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Van Namee families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 39 Van Namee families living in New York. This was about 83% of all the recorded Van Namee's in USA. New York had the highest population of Van Namee families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Van Namee surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Van Namee ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Van Namee ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

What Van Namee family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 482 census records available for the last name Van Namee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Namee 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 35 immigration records available for the last name Van Namee. 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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Draft Cards

There are 94 military records available for the last name Van Namee. For the veterans among your Van Namee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Van Namee lifespan?

Between 1975 and 1997, in the United States, Van Namee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Van Namee in 1975 was 57, and 43 in 1997.

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