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Van Arnam Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from the city of Arnhem.

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


Similar surnames: Van Dam, Van Parys, Van Aken, Van Acker, Van Aman, Van Ark, Van Dorn

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Van Arnam Family Origin

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Van Arnam Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Van Arnam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Van Arnam's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Van Arnam family was Keeping House. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Arnam.

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Van Arnam Historical Records

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Van Arnam Life Expectancy

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