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Van Camp Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian: topographic name for someone who lived by an open field, from Latin campus ‘plain’, ‘uncultivated land’, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word, in particular the village of Camp in Flanders near Lille.

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

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Van Camp Family Origin

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Van Camp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farms

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Van Camp. A less common occupation for the Van Camp family was Carpenter. The most common Van Camp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Van Camp's were Farmers.

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Van Camp Historical Records

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Van Camp Life Expectancy

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