Van Alstine Family History

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Van Alstine Name Meaning

Dutch: origin uncertain; probably an Americanized form of van Alstein (see Alsteen).

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


Similar surnames: Van Alstyne, Van Tine, Van Ausdall, Van Ausdal, Van Nice, Van Arsdale

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Van Alstine Family Origin

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Van Alstine Family Occupations

What did your Van Alstine ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Van Alstine occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Van Alstine's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Alstine. A less common occupation for the Van Alstine family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Van Alstine Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Van Alstine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Alstine census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Van Alstine. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Van Alstine. For the veterans among your Van Alstine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Alstine Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Alstine lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Van Alstine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Van Alstine in 1951 was 49, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Alstine

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Alstine ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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