Van Benthuysen Family History

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Van Benthuysen Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from Benthuizen in South Holland near Alphen.

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


Similar surnames: Van Norden, Van Peursem, Van Deusen, Van Engen, Van Lenten

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Van Benthuysen Family Origin

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Van Benthuysen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Baker

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Glove Cutter

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Van Benthuysen family was Glove Cutter. Farmer, Baker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Benthuysen. The most common Van Benthuysen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Van Benthuysen's were Farmers.

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Van Benthuysen Historical Records

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Van Benthuysen Life Expectancy

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